Education & Career in India
Career in Journalism
Journalism is a wide subject and includes various areas of works like reporting, writing, editing, photographing, broadcasting or cable casting news items.
Career in Journalism can be broadly divided in three categories:
Print Journalism : In print journalism one can work as editors, reporters, columnists, correspondents etc.
Electronic Journalism : Electronic journalism includes working for Radio, Television
Web Journalism : In the web, skilled people are required to maintain sites by web newspapers.
Journalists are also responsible for shaping opinions and perceptions about key issues that are prevailing in a society.
Career in journalism is a prestigious profession as well as a highly paid one but to become a journalist one should have an inquisitive mind, will power, an aptitude for presenting information in an accurate, concise and effective manner, organize their thoughts and to express themselves clearly both orally and in writing.
For career in this field, one need to pursue Bachelor's degree or post-graduate degree in journalism / mass communication.