Students of Journalism and Mass Communication Department visited Channel i

The students of Journalism and Mass Communication with Mrs. Sakila Jesmin, Planning Editor, Channel i in a photo session at Channel i Studio.

The students of 6th Batch of the Department of Journalism and Mass Communication of Daffodil International University visited Channel i on August 06, 2011  as a part of their academic courses on “Broadcast Journalism” to have practical experience on how a news reaches to mass people. The team was led by Mrs. Ameena Islam, Head, Department of JMC & Course teacher and accompanied by Mr. Md. Anowar Habib Kazal, Sr. Public Relations Officer. There they hold a discussion with Mrs. Sakila Jesmin, Planning Editor of Channel i regarding news gathering an writing, compilation and editing . She elaborately discussed about the different process and procedures and the activities followed & maintained in step by step during preparing news and how to on air it. The students had got a great taste of practical experiences of real life broadcasting situation and learned a lot which will help them in professional life.

Mrs. Ameena Islam, Head, Department of Journalism and Mass Communication handing over a token souvenir on behalf of Daffodil International University to Mrs. Sakila Jesmin, Planning Editor, Channel i

Later they observed practical live presentation of that day’s Channel i Sheershaw News at 1 PM live from Studio and discussed with Mr. Shanto Mahmud, Executive Producer (News Presentation). He demonstrated the on air process of news  and how it is transmitted. The students enjoyed the visit and acquired vast knowledge on “Broadcast Journalism”.

Career Prospects of B.Sc in Multimedia Technology and Creative Arts

DIU is prepared to launch the 4 years Degree Program- B.Sc in Multimedia Technology and Creative Arts under the Faculty of Science and Information Technology very shortly.

About the Program

B.Sc. in Multimedia Technology and Creative Arts (MTC) blends the creative arts, multimedia technology encompassing media and computation. The media industries are experiencing a period of profound change due to radical conglomeration of new technologies everyday. Central to this change is the way in which these previously largely unconnected areas of study are becoming dependent on each other in relation to the creation of content for new digital media platforms.

Daffodil International University conducts time-befitting and pragmatic curricula, which aim at not only extracting the potentialities and flair from our potential youth but also making the students competent in the job market both at home and abroad and they can meet the changing demands of the society.

This degree is aimed at people who wish to develop professional expertise in the digital arts or digital media, drawing on a variety of creative and technological disciplines. Students having interest as the core strands (Audio/Music, Still/Moving Image, Computing) is expected to transform him as professional during the course of the study. At the end of the four years, student will have the knowledge, skills and innovative drive to compete in one of the fastest growing sectors of the economy, the creative industries

The Aim

@To produce highly qualified and well trained Multimedia and Creative graduates for ever demanding industries at home and abroad
@To enable students with the world-class skills to design, undertake and interpret diverse world of graphics, animation and media
@To develop the relevant knowledge, skill and qualities to practice as creative professional in all branches multimedia technology and creative arts.

Eligibility for Admission

Students having minimum 2.5 GPA or second division both in SSC and HSC from any background may apply for admission into MTC as per the guideline of University Grants Commission (UGC) of Bangladesh. Students completing five O-level subjects and at least two A-level subjects and obtaining at least GPA 2.0 may apply for admission.

Academic Session

Fall, Summer and Spring

Credit Requirement and Duration of the Program

To obtain B.Sc. in Multimedia Technology and Creative Arts, students will have to complete 147 credits with at least CGPA 2.50. If any student fails in any course, she/he will get opportunity to improve the grade by retaking the same in the subsequent semesters. The program having 12 semesters normally extends over four academic years.

Career Prospects

Film and TV Industry :
Different sectors in  film and TV industry  such as- Director, Production Supervisor/Manager, Script writer, Cinematographer, Video Editor, Animator, Special Effects Creator.
Music Industry:
Different sectors music industry, such as- Sound Engineer, Audio/Music production and publication.
Government Organization:
government organizations, such as-Bangladesh Television Information Ministry, FDC, etc
Software Firm:
In software firm as Software developer, Games developer, Web Developer.
Educational Institutions: Teacher, Trainer, Lab Instructor, etc.
Outsourcing:
Self employers as animation Graphic Designer, Web designer, etc.

Some of other related industries:

Multimedia graphics services:
Web Publishing, Web Content, Animation, 2 dimensional Studio graphics. Buyers include:  Corporate, advertising agencies, real estate developers, E-Learning companies, TV Commercial production centers

A graduate of this program will be able to work for:
•   TV commercial development
•   Architectural visualization
•   Real Estate visualization
•   Interior decoration
•   Furniture Design
•   Web-based interactive presentation
•   Motion graphics
•   Learning tools development
•   3D visualization
•   Title animation
•   Other related ITES  tasks

Contact Person for details:
Md. Siddiqul Alam (Reza)
Assistant Director (Student Counseling)
Daffodil International University
Corporate number is 01713493050