Join a program with an eclectic combination of subjects that can answer numerous problems of political polarization and economic volatility assailing the complex society of the present times. BA in Political Science, Economics and Journalism programs geared to create politically aware citizens who can contribute in the area of Journalism as well as built strategies to shape the economy of the country.
The field of humanities includes Modern languages, Classical languages, Linguistics, Literature, History, Jurisprudence, Philosophy, Archaeology, Comparative religion, Ethics, History, Criticism and Theory of the arts, Journalism, Psychology, Political science and such subjects.
Bachelor of Arts programme in Political Science, Economics and Journalism offered by School of Arts and Humanities at REVA UNIVERSITY intends to develop understanding economics, political science, English language skills and Journalism as a profession amongst its students, while creating politically aware students.
Journalism is all about collecting information and disseminating the facts and figures to the public via print, television and Internet. Journalists present the news in a manner that is useful, informative and thought-provoking. Journalism careers include reporter, feature writer, intern, sub editor, designer, proof reader, news reader, news presenter, news analyst, news editor, editor and many such. The language skills and understanding psychology of people helps a Journalist to gain expertise in his/her profession.
More than one lakh newspapers/periodicals are registered with the Registrar of Newspapers for India, more than 900 television channels and in addition there are huge opportunities to write blogs and news on internet. There are more than 120 TV News channels and in addition there are huge opportunities to write blogs and news on internet. There are thousands of opportunities in corporate sector for compiling corporate news and publication. The media and entertainment sector is expected to cross Rs. 2 trillion by 2020 at a CAGR of 11.6%.
In this context, an undergraduate University Programme offered by REVA UNIVERSITY in Political Science, Economics and Journalism is relevant to meet the future human resources requirement of News and Media enterprises.
The programme focusses on Journalism, Politiical Science, Economics and English language, in addition to various transferable skills particularly writing skills that are required for successful career development in Journalism.
The aim of the programme is to create graduates with critical, analytical and research abilities to work in the media and entrainment sector.
The Programme Educational Objectives are to prepare the students to:
On completion of this programme, a student will be able to:
A Bachelor’s Degree inPolitical Science, Economics and Journalism can help students gain insight in various fields like media, management and administration in the public and private sectors; academia; banking; economic consultancy, political campaign manager, career politician, political consultant,international business specialist, PR specialist, market researcher etc. The program takes a multi-disciplinary approach to enlighten the students on the integral workings of the significant three core subjects of the program.
Today’s job sector requires skilled human resources equipped to multi-task and thereby find solutions with an inter-disciplinary approach. Known to be one of the oldest academic disciplines, going back to the time of Aristotle, Political Science studies the workings of the state, government and politics and offers myriad career opportunities in terms of policy analyst, social media manager, marketing research analyst, political consultant and many more. Careers in Journalism span from job profiles in news Journalism in print, electronic and new media, public relations, advertising to content writing and social media marketing. In addition to these, we also have the dynamic field of Economics that can provide immense job prospects as financial analyst, actuarial analyst, data analyst, financial risk analyst, investment analyst, stockbroker administrative officer to name a few.
Moreover, the uniqueness of the program, making it one of its kind, is the teaching approach combined with a specially curated curriculum, adopted to impart the subject lessons so as to cater toaspiring studentsinterested in addressing competitive exams.
BA in Political Science, Economics and Journalism
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