Let me explain the field of mass communications first.
Mass communication is a very broad umbrella term that includes various fields – advertising, journalism, public relations, cinema, radio, television and broadcasting, theatre, communication arts and now internet in its ambit. Although communication remains the core element, the nature of work would depend on the field you are in.
A course in mass communications will give you a general overview of each of these fields at the macro level. Thereafter, you can choose your preferred medium and area of specialization and work in the area that fascinates you most.
Electronic and satellite communication has ushered in dramatic changes in journalism.
Job opportunities exist in newspapers, magazines and periodicals, news agencies, televisions, radio, regional press bureaus of international papers/news agencies/ networks, internet portals, information and broadcasting ministry, related government agencies like Directorate of advertising and visual publicity (DAVP), Directorate of field publicity, public relations departments of public and private sector corporations, as freelancer/ stringer, art and theatre critic, book reviewer, etc.
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