Certificate in News Presenting

Certificate in News Presenting

Course ID: EJ3

Certificate in News Presenting:
M – 1 What is News & Story
News elements / News values & worthiness / Importance of neutral perceptions / Functions of news / Medium and the message / Similarities and differences.
M – 2 Reporting, Gathering & Presenting
Introduction to TV reporting / Art of interviewing people, Talk shows, Discussion / Anchoring programs involving audience / Ethical issues for TV reporting / The Challenges of Electronics News Gathering / Writing broadcast copy, Visual Treatment and Sound Bytes / News Reading Techniques for TV, News presentation for Television, Anchoring, Teleprompter
M – 3 News Reading and Anchoring
Nurturing the acting talent, imagination, improvisation, empathy and emotion / Emotional memory, retentive memory & sensory memory / Practicals on acting for the camera & scene study / Facing the camera, eye contact, flexibility of body, voice control / Modulation, understanding of studio environment, sense of rhythm, patience and perseverance / Make – up and costume selection for the show / Writing script for anchoring and video presentation
PRACTICALS:
Anchoring, interviewing, news reading & event management / Live studio and field interviews, moderating studio discussions and conduct of chat shows
Reference Books:
1. The Discourse of Broadcast News: A Linguistic Approach, Martin Montgomery, Routledge, 2007
2. Enter The World Of Mass Media, Barun Roy, Pustak Mahal, 2009
3. TV News Anchors and Journalistic Tradition: How Journalists Adapt to Technology, Kimberly Meltzer, Peter Lang, 2010

Minimum qualification : 10th Pass
Age limit : 35

Duration: 3 MonthsCollaborating Institution: Jan Shikshan Sansthan of Union Ministry of Human Resources Development