Sound Engineering, Journalism – Radio Courses #food #journalism #courses, #media #diploma; #media


Full Media Diploma


Advertising executive, creative director, graphic designer or animator? DJ, radio presenter, journalist or marketing strategist? Whichever media career you have in your sights, Boston Media House offers you a flexible qualification structure that includes a broad range of career choices, to launch you into the dynamic world of media.

SAQA ID 83166, NQF (HEQSF) Level 6, minimum Credits 362.


  • Radio or Television Presenter / Broadcaster
  • News Reader or Editor
  • Radio or Television Producer
  • Sound Engineer
  • Advertising or Sales Executive
  • Promotions Coordinator
  • Marketing and Promotions Practitioner
  • Video Production Practitioner
  • Public Relations Practitioner
  • Journalist
  • Animation Producer or Animator
  • Graphic Designer
  • Record Company Recruiter and Administrator
  • Programme Administrator



A minimum requirement for admission into the diploma is a:

  • National Senior Certificate (NSC), with English as one of the subjects passed and with endorsement for admission to Diploma study; or
  • National Certificate (Vocational) (NC(V)), with English as one of the subjects passed and with endorsement for admission to Diploma study; or
  • Prior to 2009, Senior Certificate with English as one of the subjects passed.


A number of higher education qualifications may meet the requirement for admission into the diploma:

  • Higher Certificate, NQF (HEQSF) Level 5, minimum Credits 120; or
  • Advanced Certificate, NQF (HEQSF) Level 6, minimum Credits 120; or
  • Equivalent qualification from a foreign higher education institution – see section on Foreign Applicants.


Based on the credits and notional hours (i.e. the total number of hours of learning to complete the programme) for this qualification, the minimum duration is six (6) semesters over a period of three (3) years, and the maximum duration is six (6) years.

( All subjects are compulsory)

  • Academic Literacy 1
  • Advertising 1
  • Marketing 1 or Photography 1*
  • Television 1
  • Radio Broadcasting 1
  • Journalism 1
  • Public Relations 1
  • Professional Skills 1
  • Computer Skills 0 (MS Windows, MS Word, MS Excel)

*Photography 1 only available at the Sandton branch

(All subjects are compulsory)

  • Academic Literacy 1
  • Advertising 1
  • Television 1
  • Graphic Design Practice 1
  • Graphic Design Process 1
  • Professional Skills 0 (MS Windows, MS Word, MS Excel)

All subjects are compulsory

  • Academic Literacy 1
  • Television 1
  • Animation 1
  • Art/Drawing 1
  • Professional Skills 1
  • Computer Skills 0 (MS Windows, MS Word, MS Excel)

Animation elective specialization only available at the Sandton branch

All subjects are compulsory

  • Media skills 3
  • Digital Media Convergence 2
  • Media Law 2
  • Computer Skills 0 (MS Powerpoint)

Choose three (3) of the following six (6) electives

  • Advertising 2
  • Marketing 2
  • Television 2 Sound Engineering 1
  • Radio 2 Sound Engineering 1
  • Journalism 2
  • Public Relations 2

All subjects are compulsory

  • Media Skills 3
  • Digital Media Convergence 2
  • Advertising 2
  • Graphic Design Practice 2
  • Graphic Design Process 2
  • Computer Skills 0 (MS Powerpoint)

All subjects are compulsory

  • Media Skills 3
  • Digital Media Convergence 2
  • Animation 2
  • Art/Drawing 2
  • Sound Engineering 1
  • Computer Skills 0 (MS Powerpoint)


All the subjects within each specialization are compulsory

  • Advertising 3
  • Media Planning 3
  • Brand Management 3
  • Integrated Marketing Communications 3
  • Creativity 3
  • Finance in Media 3
  • Entrepreneurship 3
  • Professional Skills 2
  • Graphic Design Process 3
  • Graphic Design Practice 3
  • Advertising 3 (core module only)
  • Entrepreneurship 3
  • Professional Skills 2
  • Animation 3
  • Art/Drawing 3
  • Entrepreneurship 3
  • Sound Engineering 2
  • Professional Skills 2
  • Journalism 3
  • Internet journalism 3
  • Sub-Editing 3
  • Photojournalism 3
  • Finance in Media 3
  • Entrepreneurship 3
  • Professional Skills 2
  • Marketing 3
  • Media Planning 3
  • Brand Management 3
  • Integrated Marketing Communications 3
  • Creativity 3
  • Finance in Media 3
  • Entrepreneurship 3
  • Professional Skills 2
  • Radio 3
  • Sound Engineering 2
  • Finance in Media 3
  • Entrepreneurship 3
  • Professional Skills 2
  • Public Relations 3
  • Media Planning 3
  • Brand Management 3
  • Creativity 3
  • Finance in Media 3
  • Entrepreneurship 3
  • Professional Skills 2
  • Television 3
  • Sound Engineering 2
  • Finance in Media 3
  • Entrepreneurship 3
  • Professional Skills 2

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Master International Communication #intercultural #communication #masters


2 European universities, 2 Master’s Degrees, 1.5 years of an unforgettable and a once in a life time experience.

In the contemporary global village that our planet had become in the course of past decade, it is hard to resist the opportunity to discover new corners of the world we live in. If globalisation is handing you the keys to new experiences – then why not go for it!

In association with the Geert Hofstede Consortium; Hanze University of Applied Sciences (The Netherlands), Leeds Beckett University (United Kingdom), Vilnius University (Lithuania) and IULM University (Italy) have joined forces to offer a multicultural and challenging master’s programme in International Communication with the aim to prepare a new generation of leaders, innovators and influencers.

You will have the opportunity to study in two universities, experience more than 2 countries other than your own, work in multicultural projects and earn two Master degrees. “It’s a small world ” and it has never been truer than now, so go on and give it a go!

The MIC has allowed me to live in two foreign countries and I have never experienced anything quite like this. It definitely is an unique experience.

Beatriz De Urquijo Isoard,



Prof. Dr. Geert Hofstede

Joint Master International Communication

Digital Communication Systems Engineering Using Software Defined Radio #digital #communication #systems


Digital Communication Systems Engineering Using Software Defined Radio

Modern society is increasingly becoming dependent on digital communication systems in order to function properly, with a growing number of applications relying on these devices, e.g. personal health/body networks, defense/homeland security, navigation/localization, social networking, vehicular transportation. Consequently, digital communication systems education employing instructional laboratory guides via a hands-on learning approach would significantly help individuals studying in this concentration to synthesize many of these concepts by realizing them in actual prototype systems and conduct real-time “over-the-air” communication experiments. Given the complexity of these modern digital communication systems, especially those based on software-defined radio (SDR) technology, which requires an integrated understanding of the fundamentals from the communications and networking concentration as well as from other concentrations, it is expected that this hands-on educational paradigm will provide individuals with a systems-level understanding (breadth) of a modern digital communications device while focusing on several key aspects (depth) in the design and implementation of these systems.

With the generous technical and financial support of The Mathworks . this digital communication systems engineering approach will provide individuals with hands-on exposure to the design and implementation of modern digital communication systems using software-defined radio technology. The prototyping and experimentation of these systems via software-defined radio will enable greater flexibility in the assessment of design trade-offs as well as the illustration of “real world” operational behavior. Performance comparisons with quantitative analytical techniques will be conducted in order to reinforce digital communication system design concepts. Experimentation topics include software-defined radio architectures and implementations, digital signaling and data transmission analysis in noise, digital receiver structures (matched filtering, correlation), multicarrier communication techniques, radio frequency spectrum sensing and identification (energy detection, matched filtering), and fundamentals of radio resource management.

Electronic Resources for Digital Communication Systems Engineering with Software-Defined Radio

The book by Di Pu and Alexander M. Wyglinski, entitled: Digital Communication Systems Engineering with Software-Defined Radio (Artech House, February 2013, ISBN: 978-1-60807-525-6), presents a comprehensive educational framework for learning digital communication systems engineering using software-defined radio technology, ranging from the detailed coverage of several fundamental theoretical concepts to the step-by-step process of conducting actual over-the-air experimentation of digital communication systems using SDR. To assist the interested individual, there exists several electronic resources designed to support this book:

  • A collection of 26 sets of lecture slides (ZIP ) designed to complement the material convered in the book.
  • Source code for the experiments presented in Chapter 5 (ZIP ), Chapter 6 (ZIP ), Chapter 7 (ZIP ), and Chapter 8 (ZIP )

Freely Available SDR Laboratory Materials

Disclaimer. These laboratory guides and associated source code are offered for informational purposes and information exchange, and WPI and/or Professor Wyglinski are not liable for any damages or losses resulting from the use of these laboratory guides and associated source code.

The following laboratory guides and source code were employed during the course, ECE4305 Software-Defined Radio Systems and Analysis . at WPI during the Spring 2011 semester, and have been optimized for usage with MATLAB R2010b and the USRP2 (non-UHD) software-defined radio platform:

Note. When employing these laboratory guides and source code, please reference the following conference publication in order to provide proper credit for this work:

Alexander M. Wyglinski, Di Pu, Daniel J. Cullen. Digital Communication Systems Education via Software-Defined Radio Experimentation . Proceedings of the 118th ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition (Vancouver, BC, Canada), 26-29 June 2011.

Useful Links

Here are several links to online resources that might be useful when employing these resources and materials:

3 Skills All Communications Majors Must Have #graduate #school #for #communication #majors


3 Skills All Communications Majors Must Have

As a budding communications major, you may be wondering what to do after college. The good news is that your degree has prepared you for success in many careers.

Communications majors are often highly attuned to current events and the world of media, they have strong public speaking and presentation skills and they know how to write well and craft convincing arguments. These “soft skills” will make you valuable to many employers, as will the “hard skills” you may have picked up over your four years in college, like web design, Photoshop or statistical research.

Here s a primer for how to describe your skills and turn them into quantifiable experiences for your r sum . We also have some advice on how to bolster your degree before graduation with some practical experience beyond the classroom:

You are a media and marketing expert.

You’ve learned to think critically about different forms of media and are keenly aware of underlying messages. You also know how to reach different audiences with your information or product. Given the importance of media and marketing in many industries, your expertise in these areas will definitely help you land a job.

How to develop this skill outside the classroom:

  • Seek an internship at a local network television station, or check out the opportunities at your college radio station or newspaper.
  • Query campus offices such as Resident Life, the Student Learning Center or the Career Center, which often hire students to help lead marketing initiatives on campus.
  • Land a position as a campus representative for a media company like Apple or Vault. You’ll get an inside look at the methods companies use to reach young people.

You are a practiced and persuasive public speaker.

Communications majors understand that research and enthusiasm can mean the difference between facing an engaged audience and staring at a room full of thumb twiddlers. Whether you have to pitch a concept to your boss, lead a conference call or simply interact with a customer, strong public speaking and presentation skills will be integral to your success after college.

How to develop this skill outside of the classroom:

  • Join your college’s speech and debate team to gain experience crafting and delivering a compelling argument.
  • Lend your voice to a student organization. Campus clubs are always looking for members to reach out to other students and organize social or community service events.
  • Become a peer tutor. Tutoring or instruction of any kind, not surprisingly, is one of the best ways to develop your communications skills.

You have strong quantitative and qualitative research skills.

Without research data, a marketing team can’t identify its target audience, lawmakers can’t create effective public policy and reporters would have to rely on hearsay. Your understanding of research methods will be a valuable asset for employers, whether you choose to pursue a career in academia, media, politics or marketing and public relations.

How to develop this skill outside of the classroom:

  • Snag an undergraduate assistantship with a faculty member whose interests align with your own. Many schools offer credit for academic research.
  • Seek a summer job with a consulting firm. These firms are interested in any brainy student who understands how to crunch numbers and translate their findings into layperson’s terms.
  • Investigate think tanks and research institutions that might offer internships for undergraduates who want to help collect data on important public policy issues, from drug abuse rates in the United States to the effectiveness of humanitarian aid programs abroad.

That communications degree was a smart choice whatever field you chose to pursue, you’ve developed skills that will help you excel. Understand how to sell those skills to a potential employer, and you’ll be able to successfully transition from undergrad to working professional.

If you re a high school student with communications aspirations, find a college with a strong program and plenty of opportunities to skillbuild in and beyond the classroom.

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The Advanced Integrated Communication Program #xic, #xavier #institute #of #communications, #mumbai, #mass


The Advanced Integrated Communication Program 2016 – 2017

Course Outline and Method:

The Advanced Integrated Communication Programme is a part-time post-graduate Course designed and meant specifically for working professionals. The programme focuses on different aspects of the Communication space where design and implementation will reflect success. It looks at the subject of Communications in an integrated manner where different parts of the field are not broken up but need to be consolidated to give the right impact. Effective Communication necessitates that all Marketing Communication elements like the Public Relations Campaigns, Sales Promotions and others must blend into the larger Marketing objective for the Client. This integration will ensure that the organization delivers a ‘One Voice – One Message’ Campaign and manage effective change through Communication.

Hence irrespective of which individual domain like Advertising or Media that practitioners work in, the resultant impact will always be larger when we look at the integration of all Communication alternatives. Hence this course addresses the practitioners of the Advertising, Marketing, Public Relations, Media, Production and similar domains.

The Course comprises 25 Modules. seminars and workshops consisting of a total of 200 sessions / 40 credits. This Module completion makes the student eligible for the Diploma. Students will have to attend week-end class, do assignments and projects which are research-based to enhance their understanding of the subject. A major part of the Programme shall be conducted from the basis of Practice to Theory and on the basis of Case Studies to drive the learning to participants who have good work experience.


  • A Graduate in any discipline and Work experience of 2 years in a non-staff function (executive or supervisory function desired).
  • Organizational sponsorship for this program preferred but not compulsory

Class Timings (and Location):

  • Saturdays: 3.30 PM – 7.45 PM (4 hours contact sessions) and Sundays: 10 AM – 5 PM (6 hours contact sessions).
  • The program will be conducted over 200 sessions of 400 Hours in total.
  • The program shall be conducted in our State of the art facility at either the XIC Campus situated at the St. Xavier�s School campus or at The XIC Campus situated in St. Xavier’s College, both located at Dhobitalao, Mumbai

75% attendance is mandatory in each Module. This is a necessary criteria for successful award of the Diploma.

Participants will develop a holistic and mature approach to solve all Marketing Communication issues. The Integration of this type of a holistic nature will give organizations more sound solutions and better Campaigns. Employees of all Communication or related organizations largely stand to benefit from this approach and this program.

Course Content, No. of Sessions and Credits are subject to minor changes.
All modules in this course are obligatory. The Management reserves the right, as and when necessary, to
change the syllabus without prior notice.

Communications Bachelor – s Online Degree #bachelor #of #arts #communication #studies


Bachelor of Arts in Communication Studies

Extend your reach with your Bachelor of Arts in Communication Studies from Ashford University. This degree program prepares you for a career in communications. When you complete the required coursework, you will be well acquainted with modern communications, be highly trained in multicultural communications and conflict resolution, and exhibit advanced persuasion skills.

  • Total number of credits required: 120 credits
  • General Education Requirements: 43 credits*
  • Major Course Requirements: 39 credits*
  • Electives: 44 credits

* In this program, 6 credits from the major may also satisfy General Education requirements.

To earn your Bachelor of Arts in Communication Studies at Ashford, you must complete 120 credits. You will need to complete 30 upper-division credits, of which 18 credits must be from the major program. A total of 30 credits must be completed at Ashford University to meet the residency requirement. You may be able to transfer up to 90 approved credits from community colleges, other previous college coursework, or other life experiences such as military service or job training toward your degree.

Successful completion of this program by itself does not lead to licensure or certification in any state, regardless of concentration or specialization. Further, Ashford University does not guarantee that any professional organization will accept a graduate’s application to sit for any exam for the purpose of professional certification. Students seeking licensure or certification in a particular profession are strongly encouraged to carefully research the requirements prior to enrollment. Requirements may vary by state. Further, a criminal record may prevent an applicant from obtaining licensure, certification, or employment in this field of study.

What you will learn

You will complete coursework in writing, editing, rhetoric and argumentation, and public relations. This degree’s curriculum also includes a capstone course for you to demonstrate the full results of your efforts in a comprehensive portfolio. Upon completion of your Bachelor of Arts in Communication Studies degree program, you will be able to:

  • Communicate with fluency and clarity
  • Select effective communication techniques appropriate to audience and context
  • Identify barriers to effective communication in different contexts and formulate effective solutions
  • Articulate the value of free expression to a democratic society
  • Demonstrate sensitivity in communications between and among different groups and individuals of diverse backgrounds
  • Demonstrate adaptability to changes in communication technology
  • Conduct effective independent research
  • Communicate in ways consistent with the highest ethical standards of the communications professions

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BA in Communication Studies

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Your Courses in Communication Studies

Stretch your skills while enhancing your understanding of the many aspects of modern communications with your Bachelor of Arts in Communication Studies degree. Courses cover several relevant topics, from composition and editing to conflict management and multicultural communications.

Introductory Courses
To help students acclimate to the online classroom, you may be required to complete Introductory Course requirements. Learn more about Introductory Courses .

Major Course Requirements (39 credits, all courses are 3 credits.)

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Career in Mass Communication, Careers and Career Option #mass #communication #degree #online


Career in Mass Communication


The world has witnessed a phenomenal and unprecedented explosion in communication technology and media. All boundaries have been transcended, and the entire global community seems to have been brought together into one unified whole. And it is here that mass-communication, as a stream of study, and as a career, becomes so important and enviable.

Mass Communication is not limited to journalism alone. To a great extent mass media is a modern reality which covers all aspects of human life. Moreover, a great change can be observed in the concept of people working in mass media. Careers in Mass Communication are not only high paying but also bring in a great deal of job satisfaction and expression of creativity.


Not long ago, people with good communication skills and a degree in literature were considered fit for journalism and other areas of mass communication. However, with technology playing greater role in our lives, all professions related to mass communication now require skilled professionals who work fast and efficiently send across the message to a whole range of audience. Even though with the proliferation of blogs, it is commonly claimed that anyone can become a journalist, a closer inspection of reality proves that only those with professional training make the grade.

Start Early

Unlike engineering or medical streams there are no preparation strategies or set formulae for making a career in mass communication. A graduate degree in the field is good to start with but a post graduate degree or diploma is almost essential to be considered for responsible positions in any organisation. Meanwhile, you need to start blogging or work as a freelance contributor to newspapers and a host of online publishing sites to develop your communication skills. Maturity, objectivity and a sensible train of thought are essential.

Is it the Right Career for Me?

Answering this question requires a critical self-evaluation. You need to have creativity a way with words and excellent communication skills as you will be required to explain and inform, about the most complex of issues, in the simplest of terms to a large number of people. Moreover, you require great deal of patience, because in this field, it takes a lot of hard work, and quite some time, to make it to the top.

What would it Cost Me?

Courses in mass communication are expensive as tuition fees and charges and expenses for doing projects, internships, and field work are quite high. Most of the institutes offering under graduate courses charge anywhere from Rs 60,000 to Rs 2, 00,000 per year. It means you will have to pay nearly three lakhs for a course of three years duration. Similarly, a PG diploma course from Indian Institute of Mass Communication can cost in the range of Rs 40,000 to Rs 1,00,000 for one year. PG course in Mass Communication from MCRC at Jamia Millia Islamia can cost around one lakh for two years.


IIMC offers scholarship for candidates in each branch i.e. print media English and Hindi and Electronic Media which is almost half of the fees for first two toppers. Several other memorial scholarships at the institute are based on merit. Other mass communication institutes too provide merit based freeships and scholarships. Education loans are available from nationalised banks such as Allahabad Bank and Punjab National Bank wherein a student can seek a loan up to Rs 7.5 lakhs at low interest rates.

Job Prospects

A professional course in mass communication opens doors for a career in films TV, publishing, public relations, journalism, editing, direction, filmmaking, scriptwriting, production, etc. In nutshell, Mass Communication widens up the horizon of career options for a person. Depending upon personal interest and inclination a mass communication professional can choose a job. Attractive and high paying jobs as journalist, actor, director, editor, screenwriter, RJ, producer, VJ are available to the talented and trained individuals.

Pay Packet

Whereas candidates passing out from IIMC, MCRC Jamia, Symbiosis College and many other institutes receive attractive placement after their courses and handsome salaries, students from not-so-well- known institutes have to work hard to get placed. Starting salary for a mass communication professional could be between Rs 12,000 and 25,000. After 5 Years of work experience a professional can expect higher salary in the range of Rs 50,000 to Rs 1,00,000 per month.

Demand and Supply

Demand and supply plays a crucial role in careers of mass communication professionals. The global recession had cost many high profile journalists their jobs and the graduates of these turbulent times found it extremely hard to get placed. On the contrary, there is a dearth of trained professionals in mass media, new entertainment and news channels and with new launches in the pipeline the demand will only shoot up. Opening up of media sector for foreign investment is expected to create new jobs in the field.

Market Watch

Career opportunities in mass communication are expected to increase as not less than 70 news channels will come up in next five years. Thanks to mass media, news and entertainment job opportunities are aplenty for trained professionals in various roles – particularly in journalism and films. India being the largest producer of films in the world has ample opportunities. Technically qualified media professionals can work for TV channels, production houses or can make documentaries on their own.

International Focus

News Corporation of Rupert Murdoch, Disney Entertainment, Warner Brothers, CNBC, Guardian Group, BBC, ABC and many others are included among the large media groups which offer attractive jobs in mass communication at different levels and positions. In fact jobs in these organisations are attractive in terms of compensation and offer challenging job profiles. Indian professionals have an edge to work in international media houses for they have excellent command over English language.


Like any career option, mass communication too has positive features as well as a flip side.
A career in mass communication requires commitment, dedication and sacrifice of personal time for the sake of staying on front or top, particularly in news industry. A journalist may have to work day in and day out to get breaking news. Similarly, media professionals who are in entertainment or film making need to work with passion which may come at the cost of their personal life.
However, in a nutshell, mass communication as a career provides job satisfaction, name and fame and a challenge to live with.

Different Roles,Different Names

Following are the various job profiles offered to graduates in mass communication:

  • Fashion Photographer
  • Film Director
  • TV Correspondent
  • Producer
  • Radio Jockey/ RJ
  • Screenwriter
  • Sound Engineer
  • Sound Mixer and Sound Recordist
  • Special Correspondent
  • Video Jockey
  • Art Director
  • Editor
  • Event manager
  • Public Relations Officer

Tips for Getting Hired

Besides pursuing a course from a mass communication institute, a candidate is required to possess certain skills or interests which help him get a job. Candidates who are interested to get into news media should have keen interest and sound knowledge of news and current affairs. Global perspective on various issues helps candidates in obtaining the position of reporter or journalist.

Similarly, those who are interested in electronic media are required to have practical knowledge on video editing. Most of the mass media training institutes offer internship programs with news channels or entertainment channels which help candidates get a job after completion of the course.

Top Companies

  • Hindustan Times Group of Publication
  • NDTV Network
  • Zee TV Network
  • Times of India Publication Group
  • Viacom
  • BBC
  • TV 18 Group
  • Big Entertainment and numerous others.

Top Institutes

  • Symbiosis Institute of Mass Communication, Pune-411004
  • AJK Mass Communication Research Centre, Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi-110025
  • Indian Institute of Mass Communication, New Delhi-110067
  • Asian College of Journalism, Chennai
  • Makhanlal Chaturvedi National University of Journalism and Communication, Bhopal

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Marketing Communication #emerson #college, #marketing #communication, #boston, #advertising, #social #media, #research, #bs,


Marketing Communication

Become A Marketing Leader

Students and faculty give you a sneak peek at what you ll learn in the Marketing Communications program at Emerson College from the internship opportunities all over Boston to real-life experience in the classroom. Emerson keeps students current with today s industry trends.

How does a person’s cultural background influence his/her consumer behavior? Why does someone choose one brand of flavored water over another? What are the underlying elements of a successful product launch?

These are the kinds of questions you’ll be exploring—and answering—as a student in Emerson’s Department of Marketing Communication. Recently named #5 on the list of top 10 U.S. colleges to get a marketing degree, Emerson will have you working alongside faculty members who are also seasoned marketers. You’ll quickly learn how to apply sophisticated marketing principles in a variety of real-world contexts—from the arts, sports, and entertainment industries to consumer product companies and nonprofits.

While the knowledge and skills you’ll gain in the classroom are pivotal, some of the most valuable experiences and worthwhile collaborations you’ll have at Emerson will happen outside of class. Whether your interests are in strategic marketing, marketing communications, or entrepreneurship, Emerson’s Department of Marketing Communication offers you a curriculum uniquely designed to prepare you as a future marketing leader.

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Post Graduate Courses

  • Journalism (English Medium)
  • Journalism (Hindi Medium)
  • Mass Communication (English)
  • Mass Communication (Hindi)
  • Public Relations
  • Business Journalism
  • Industrial Relations Personnel Mgmt
  • Marketing Sales Mgmt
  • Marketing, Advertising Sales Mgmt
  • Event Management
  • Banking, Insurance Financial Mgmt
  • International Trade
  • Storage Materials Mgmt
  • Effective Entrepreneurship Development

Weekend courses for 12 th pass

  • Office Management Secretarial Practices (one-year)

Three-month weekend programme

(Web Design, SEO, SMO, PPC, Google Ad words, Mobile Email Marketing, Affiliate Marketing

Minimum qualification 12 th Passed

Courses recognized by Government of India, Ministry of Education.

MMC Degree
Guru Jambheshwar University, Hissar

(NAAC Accredited UGC recognised University)

Our Students of PG Diploma in Journalism, Mass Communication and Public Relations are eligible to get MMC Degree of Guru Jambheshwar University, Hissar after passing 2nd year of MMC through Correspondence.

Bhavan s Founder President Kulapati K. M. Munshi

Bhavan s Founder President
Kulapati K. M. Munshi

(December 30, 1887
February 8, 1971)

The Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, an internationally reputed institution dedicated to the promotion of education and culture, is a charitable public trust founded by Dr. K.M. Munshi on November 7, 1938.

The founding members of the Bhavan include Dr. Rajendra Prasad, the first President of the Republic of India, Shri C. Rajagopalachari. the first Indian and last Governor General of India; Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru. the first Prime Minister of free India; Sardar Patel. Deputy Prime Minister and Home Minister, several distinguished scholars, statesmen and leaders of modern Indian renaissance.

From small beginning, the Bhavan has grown into a great intellectual, cultural and educational movement with 112 Kendras in India, 8 overseas Centres (in United Kingdom, United States of America, Canada, Portugal, South Africa, Kuwait, Mexico and Australia) and 280 constituent institutions, besides a number of affiliated colleges.

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Fee Structure: Vastushastra / Numerology / Palmistry Courses

Fee Rs. 12,000/- * (One time payment inclusive of Service Taxes, examination and Diploma)

Before the commencement of the classes.

80% of total fees paid will be refunded if any written request is made.

After the commencement of the classes :

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Master of Communication: Degree Overview

Essential Information

Communication programs explore general communication theories that explain how people listen and understand. Students may develop skills in critical thinking, analysis, business writing and public speaking. Therefore, the curriculum focuses on teaching students how to select and use different forms of communication to influence a group of people. At the end of the program, students must complete a capstone experience that utilizes the techniques and practical skills they’ve gained in order to graduate.

The prerequisites of a 2-year master’s degree in communication are a bachelor’s degree, a resume, a writing portfolio and a written goal statement. A communication writing exam is required in select programs. You may specialize in strategic organizational communication, leadership and management, strategic communication, information technologies communication or dispute resolution. Course requirements include internships, thesis development/defense or a professional project.

Master of Science in Communication

Most M.S. in Communication programs combine theoretical and practical work, allowing students to develop management, leadership and communication skills while acquiring foundational knowledge about communication principles. Students often study real-world applications by analyzing issues, developing solutions and creating messages. Throughout coursework, students may develop an understanding of historical, ethical, legal and social concepts. Students may study topics that include:

  • Marketing
  • Citizenship
  • Persuasion Ethics
  • Strategy Leadership
  • Global connection
  • Business media

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Master of Arts in Communication

An M.A. in Communication usually combines areas of communication, business and instruction. Most programs are designed to guide students in leadership practices, business technologies and project management while developing skills in research, writing and editing. Coursework may teach students how to address conflict, analyze and evaluate situations and write for a variety of audiences. Programs may also provide students with the opportunity to connect to real-world issues. Students generally study topics such as:

  • Argument rhetoric
  • Human conflict
  • Social influence
  • Writing speeches speaking professionally
  • Intercultural communication
  • Mass media interviewing

Popular Career Options

A Master of Science in Communication can lead to careers in marketing, public relations and creative services for a variety of industries. Positions that an individual can pursue include:

  • Publicist
  • Speech writer
  • Intercultural communications specialist

Students who obtain an M.A. in Communication tend to further their careers in education and business. This degree may lead to positions as:

  • Marketing managers
  • Public relations managers
  • Public speaking educators
  • Sales managers

Employment Outlook and Salary Information

Marketing managers could see employment opportunities grow 9% from 2014 to 2024, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics ( ). In comparison, employment could increase by 7% for public relations managers and 5% for sales managers during that same period.

In May 2015, the BLS reported a median salary of $128,750 for marketing managers. Public relations managers saw $104,140 as their median income, while $113,860 was the median wage for sales managers.

Continuing Education Information

Individuals may choose to continue their education by pursuing a doctorate degree in communication. These degrees lead to advanced careers in theory and research.

A master’s degree in communication focuses on honing students’ skills in influencing people through effective communication. Depending on the specialization, graduates could choose from a variety of jobs available including becoming a communications specialist, marketing manager or PR manager.

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    • Post Degree Certificate: Post Master’s Certificate
    • Undergraduate: Associate, Bachelor
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    • Graduate: Doctorate, First Professional Degree, Master
    • Non-Degree: Certificate
    • Post Degree Certificate: Post Master’s Certificate, Postbaccalaureate Certificate
    • Undergraduate: Associate, Bachelor
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    • Post Degree Certificate: Post Master’s Certificate
    • Undergraduate: Bachelor
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Online Course: Effective Communication 101 – CEUs and Certificate #communications #class #online,


Effective Communication 101

Lesson 1: Recognizing and Understanding Communication Styles

This lesson will help recognize four of the major communication styles. Each style serves a different purpose, and you will be able to identify those and understand which is the most effective.

  • Lesson 2: Verbal Communication

    This lesson will break down verbal communication into various subcategories. It will help to find key areas for improvement when misunderstandings arise.

  • Lesson 3: Nonverbal Communication

    This lesson will help you learn to use nonverbal cues to better understand others. Likewise, you can hone these skills to be sure you are effectively communicating your ideas.

  • Lesson 4: Communicating in Writing

    This lesson will address the different components of written communication. It will enable individuals to use writing to maximize their ability to communicate for personal and business reasons.

  • Lesson 5: Cultivating Conversational Skills

    This lesson teaches the most important skills required to use conversation as an effective form of communication. Mastering conversational skills makes you more interesting, and more likely to truly experience two-sided communication.

  • Lesson 6: Group Communication

    In this lesson, you will learn more about group dynamics and how to use them to your advantage. Groups have very specific ways of interacting, and anticipating this can be invaluable in making sure the group actually is effective.

  • Lesson 7: Communications Technology

    In this lesson, you will learn more about the technology currently available to make communication faster and easier. You will also learn what kinds of repercussions this access to instant communication has on business and personal relationships.

  • Lesson 8: Barriers to Communication

    The goal of this lesson is to learn to recognize where there might be breakdowns in communication. By knowing what problems you are facing, you are more prepared to avoid them altogether.

  • Lesson 9: Cultural Aspects of Communication

    In this lesson, you will learn about the field of cross-cultural communication. You will discover what types of barriers to expect, and what you can do to overcome them.

  • Lesson 10: Disagreements and Conflicts

    In this lesson, you will learn how to handle disagreements before and after they occur.

  • Lesson 11: Negotiation

    In this lesson, you will learn the basics of negotiation. It will also pull together some of the skills you have learned throughout this course and show you how to utilize them to reach a specific goal.

  • Lesson 12: Constructive Criticism

    In this lesson, you will learn how to offer and receive constructive criticism. You will also learn the dynamics of the critical relationship.

  • Additional Course Information

    • Document Your Lifelong Learning Achievements
    • Earn an Official Certificate Documenting Course Hours and CEUs
    • Verify Your Certificate with a Unique Serial Number Online
    • View and Share Your Certificate Online or Download/Print as PDF
    • Display Your Certificate on Your Resume and Promote Your Achievements Using Social Media

    Course Title: Effective Communication 101

    Course Number: 7550121

    Learning Outcomes

    By successfully completing this course, students will be able to:

    • Recognize and describe various communication styles.
    • Define verbal communication.
    • Define nonverbal communication.
    • Demonstrate proper techniques when communicating in writing.
    • Demonstrate techniques for improving conversational skills.
    • Demonstrate techniques for improving group communication.
    • Describe techniques for improving communications with technology.
    • Define barriers to communication.
    • Compare and contrast cultural aspects of communication.
    • Describe communication strategies to resolve disagreements and conflicts.
    • Describe negotiation strategies.
    • Describe how to receive and deliver constructive criticism, and
    • Demonstrate mastery of lesson content at levels of 70% or higher.

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    What Can You Do With This Degree: Communication and Media Studies: Undergraduate


    What Can You Do With This Degree?

    According to recent surveys, CEOs of corporations say that effective nonverbal and verbal communication, critical thinking, and problem-solving skills are important in a business environment. Majoring in communication and media studies provides a strong liberal arts background and skills that make our students sought after by both profit and non-profit organizations.

    Some students graduating with a degree in communication and media studies choose to pursue graduate studies, while others may find success in the following career tracks:

    Advertising: Marketing Researcher, Copy Writer, Account Executive, Media Planner, Media Buyer.

    Communication Education: High School Speech Forensics/Debate Coach, Researcher, Fundraiser.

    Electronic Media, Radio, & Television Broadcasting: Broadcaster, Community Relations Director, News Writer, Advertising Sales Coordinator, Market Researcher, Social Media Marketer, Social Media Researcher.

    Journalism (Print or Electronic): Reporter, Editor, Script Writer, News Service Researcher, Technical Writer.

    Public Relations: Publicity Manager, Marketing Researcher, Lobbyist, Corporate Public Affairs Specialist, Account Executive, News Writer, Public Opinion Researcher.

    Government/Politics: Public Information Officer, Legislative Assistant, Research Analyst, Lobbyist.

    Communication and Health Care: Health Campaign Coordinator, Healthcare Advocate, Grants Writer, Public Relations Officer, Research Analyst, Social Marketing Officer.

    Law: Legal Researcher, Mediation & Negotiation Specialist, Legal Secretary, Legal Reporter.

    Social and Human Services: Human Rights Official, Peace Keeper, Community Affairs Liaison.

    Career Paths of Our Recent Graduates of the Communication and Media Studies program include:

    • Special Events Coordinator, Roc-away PR
    • Public Affairs Officer, Department of Veterans Affairs, Washington, DC
    • Instructor, Miami Dade College
    • Portfolio Consultant, Lonsdale Advertising Agency, Nassau
    • Community Coordinator, World Committee on Disability, Washington DC
    • Public Affairs Specialist, Smithsonian Institute, Air and Space Museum

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    Health Marketing Basics


    Health marketing and communication is an emerging field that draws from traditional marketing theories and principles. Health marketing is defined as creating, communication and delivering health information and interventions using customer-centered and science based strategies to protect and promote the health of diverse populations.


    Marketing is the process by which products are used to meet human or social needs. By acting as the link between vendors and consumers, marketing is an essential part of the exchange of goods and services. The fundamental aspects of marketing are the same whether they meet the need for a commercial product or a public health service. Therefore, health marketing is a form of traditional marketing.

    For both traditional marketing and health marketing, the end user of a product or service is called a consumer and a group of consumers is referred to as a market . Characteristics of the market are considered at every stage in the marketing process, including the initial development of a product.

    Marketing Mix

    Marketing mix is a term used to describe the integration of four fundamental marketing elements, which are sometimes called the four Ps :

    • Product: the item, good or service that is being provided that delivers benefits to those who consume it; includes quality, packaging, design and brand name
    • Price: monetary and non-monetary costs to the market
    • Place: channels and locations where the product can be obtained
    • Promotion: direct communication, publicity and advertising

    Each of these four components should be present in a marketing plan. However, it is the science of correctly using these elements in combination with one another that provides the effective marketing mix . Essentially, to be effective a product must be tailored to customer needs, priced realistically, distributed through convenient channels, and actively promoted to customers. *

    A Traditional Marketing Example

    A soft drink company creates a new product under its brand name. To efficiently market the new drink, the product is advertised in the local papers with coupons that offer a price reduction. The company distributes the new drink with their existing products so that it is available at every major grocery store in the country. Here is how this company used the marketing mix:

    • Product: new soft drink; released as part of existing brand
    • Price: reduced price for introductory period
    • Place: widely distributed to convenient locations
    • Promotion: advertisements in local papers

    A Health Marketing Example

    The CDC develops a new rapid HIV testing kit that provides results in half the time of current tests. To efficiently market the new product, the testing kits are announced by the national media and medical journals. The CDC sends free samples of the new testing kits to each of the state health departments, who deliver them to local health departments, clinics and hospitals. Here is how the CDC used the marketing mix:

    • Product: new HIV testing kit; released by a credible research agency
    • Price: free for trial use
    • Place: widely and evenly distributed throughout states using state and local health departments
    • Promotion: national media publicizes to public; journals inform medical community

    As demonstrated in these examples, each of the marketing mix elements must be present in the marketing process. Tailoring the elements to match the target market and using each component in coordination with one another leads to a successful marketing mix.

    Marketing and Exchange

    One of the fundamental aspects of marketing is exchange. Individuals pay a price (money) for goods or services in the traditional definition of an exchange. In health marketing, the exchange often involves a non-monetary price, such as effort or time.

    As this example shows, different markets can value the same exchanges differently. Because senior citizens and teenagers have varying priorities and often use the same channels for different activities, they have opposite views of what constitutes an equal exchange. Understanding the specific market for each product or service is essential to effective marketing.

    Choosing a Target Market

    A critical decision in marketing is choosing the target market for the product. A target market is a specific group of people who have similar needs, preferences and behaviors. Once a target market is selected by the marketer, a marketing plan is developed to match the characteristics of the target market. There can be one or more target with corresponding marketing plans for each. Choosing a target market is a first step in making appropriate distribution and promotion decisions. It is only through an understanding of the target market that one can develop an effective marketing plan and create value for customers.

    There are several important steps in choosing a target market:

    • Clearly define who the individuals are that make up the market you are analyzing. These are people who share a common need for your product, including people who may not yet be aware of that need.
    • For example, if you want to design a campaign to encourage people to get tested for diabetes, the market for the testing procedure includes mainly people who are not yet aware that they may have the disease.
    • Determine the characteristics that you will use to categorize the people within the defined market. Some common ways to categorize, or segment, people are. age, gender, ethnicity, geographical location, education level, income level, risk factors, etc.
    • Following with the diabetes example above, imagine that you want to market the diabetes testing to young adults. You may know from your research about diabetes that the disease occurs more commonly among low-income populations and individuals with lower levels of formal education. In addition, if your intervention program is only offered in one city, such as Chicago, your market is reduced further. In this example, you could segment the larger market and select a target market of 17 – 24 year old individuals who live in low-income areas of Chicago and did not finish high school.

    For this example, only one target market was selected. However, many marketing efforts choose more than one target market. The decision of how many target markets to select often depends on the amount of resources you have for the project. More target markets require more resources.

    • Now that you have chosen a clear target market, it is time to better understand the individuals in this group. Through research you can determine the characteristics and behaviors of the group. There are many marketing resources that provide research information on different markets. If you select a market that does not have a large amount of existing research, you can conduct new studies through surveys, focus groups and other methods of collecting data directly from the market.
    • Some things to consider when analyzing a market include: what media they use; what they do with the leisure time (television shoes, music, websites); how they communicate with one another; what languages they speak, including slang words; what their opinions and knowledge are about the target health issue (such as diabetes in the above example); what their values are; etc.

    In order to avoid stereotypes, you must use research and evidenced-based information to build your analysis. Many times the research of these markets reveals that their beliefs and behavior are much different than could be predicted.

    A complete analysis of the target markets will result in choosing an effective target market and then, an informed development of marketing plan(s).


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    SPPA 3265 (3400) Anatomy and Physiology of Speech, Swallowing and Hearing

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    Master of Arts (MA): Communication Arts Degree Overview #master #of #arts #in


    Master of Arts (MA): Communication Arts Degree Overview

    Essential Information

    Students learn a variety of methods to promote communication including media, creative expression and technology. Applicants to M.A. in Communication Arts programs must have earned their bachelor’s degrees. Most programs also ask applicants to submit writing samples and Graduate Record Examination (GRE) scores. Programs often require students to develop and research thesis topics, though some programs may offer students the option of pursuing non-thesis tracks. Some of the specializations available include international languages, media literacy or communication science. Students should check with an advisor on school specific specializations.

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    • Advertising and Commercial Design
    • Commercial Photography
    • Fashion Design
    • General Visual Communications Design
    • Graphic Design
    • Illustration and Drawing
    • Industrial Design
    • Interior Design and Decorating

    Master of Arts in Communication Arts

    Students commonly engage in coursework that addresses written, visual and oral communication. They focus on different subjects, such as language development or media studies, depending on their concentration areas. Some programs may even offer concentration options in related areas such as communication science, film, rhetoric or cultural studies. Examples of coursework include:

    • Communication research methods
    • Listening and discussion skills
    • Human education
    • Creative expressions
    • Media and culture
    • Interpersonal communications

    Popular Career Options

    Individuals who obtain master’s degrees in communication arts may pursue a variety of careers. As determined by their specializations, they might be prepared for employment in education, research, management or media. Some more specific fields they might work in are:

    • Print advertising
    • Radio broadcasting
    • Political communication
    • College teaching

    Employment Outlook and Salary Info

    Master’s holders who seek work in higher education can expect a 13% growth in employment opportunities from 2014-2024, stated the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. In May 2015, postsecondary communications teachers earned a median wage of $63,410.

    Continuing Education Information

    Some individuals may choose to continue their educations by pursuing doctorate degrees in communication arts or a related field. Doctorate programs focus on the specific interests of students while continuing to develop their knowledge of the many subjects within the broad field of communication arts.

    Communication arts is a fairly diverse field that encompasses many aspects of media studies, creative arts and technology. A master’s degree in creative arts can lead to a variety of careers in communications and academia.

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