Mass Communication

Definition

This major will study about how information is broadcasted to lot of people at once by using various means of print or electronic or other communication systems, some means e.g. via television, radio or newspaper

Roles of a Mass communication professional

• Acquiring, synthesizing and distributing information through various means of communication
• Communicating with diverse population or communities.
• Assessing and interpreting all the events
• Understanding the economic and political pressures on professional integrity
• Establishing link between mass media and society

Typical master’s programs

1. Advertising
2. Broadcast journalism
3. Communication
4. Film studies
5. Sociology