WHAT IS JOURNALISM DESIGN AND GRAPHICS ?
Journalism Design and Graphics, a specialised course in the mass communication field, refers to the process of designing, editing and representing a complex piece of information via the use of graphics, charts, maps and other presentations tools, whilst maintaining the value of the news. Graphics and design are essential components of news, advertising, public relations and all strategic communications. A Journalism Design and Graphics course teaches students to illuminate complex information in an interesting and easy manner through the use of graphics. Students learn how to use graphics tools and techniques like image editing, Data Visualisation, Vector Art and others to present visually engaging data. Students not only need to have news sense and data crunching abilities, but also a creative bent of mind. After completing the degree, one can became a successful Art Director, Graphic Designer, Visual Storyteller, or a Photojournalist.Expand