Bachelor of Arts

Optional English, Psychology, Journalism

Program code: 001A
Course code : 1A03
Course Commencement : July 2022

The minimum qualification required to apply is a pass in the 10+2 examination in Science / Commerce/ Arts from PUC / ISC / CBSE or equivalent board.

Study Campus

School of Humanities & Social Sciences
#44/4, District Fund Road
Jayanagar 9th Block Campus
Bengaluru - 560069
P+ 080-46501738

Admissions Office

JGI Knowledge Campus
#44/4, District Fund Road
Jayanagar 9th Block Campus
Bengaluru - 560069
P : +91 9606045275
P : +91 7337882364

Are you interested in webcasting, video reporting, creative writing and want to pursue a career in understanding human psychology? This course offers a structured pathway to help you achieve this and ensures that you are an attractive proposition to employers.

  • Innovative and Learning Practice

    Jain (Deemed-to-be University) places importance on quality and value when it comes to academics and is committed to providing students with knowledge and skills that are in demand, besides offering opportunities to learn a variety of new concepts and skills.

  • Supportive Environment (Infrastructure)

    Well–equipped digital classrooms, e-library, and state-of the-art-infrastructure are offered to create a unique academic ambience. Jain (Deemed-to-be University) has a multi-disciplinary approach to provide cutting edge quality education to students and enhance discipline, integrity, and the ability to think innovatively. The University aims to create future leaders, who can be the driving force in the society.

  • Career Development Opportunities

    At Jain (Deemed-to-be University), students can build academic networks through seminars, conferences, University-Industry interface, study-tours, student-exchange programs, and internships that bring endless opportunities to create great career paths.

  • Further Study Guidelines

    Programs at Jain (Deemed-to-be University) offer a strong basic foundation for further studies encouraging your passion to cater to human development as well as the changing industry and social needs.

Course Highlights
  • Enjoy the interlinked study of three major courses Psychology, Journalism, and Optional English
  • Do a variety of career enhancement programs
  • Get good placement opportunities and career support from our experienced faculty
Semesters I
  • Foundations of Psychology
  • English Literature-I
  • Introduction to Mass Communication and Media
  • Kannada
  • Sanskrit
  • Hindi
  • Additional English
  • English-I
  • Entrepreneurship Skills / Mind Management & Human Values Psychology I Lab
Semesters II
  • Cognitive Psychology
  • English Literature - II
  • Introduction to Journalism
  • Kannada
  • Sanskrit
  • Hindi
  • Additional English
  • English II
  • Indian Constitution
  • Psychology II Lab
Semesters III
  • Modernism & Post Modernism
  • Physiological Process & Behavior
  • Reporting & Editing
  • Subject
  • Basic Managerial Skills / Public Speaking & Effective Presentation / Basic Research Skills
  • Environmental Studies
  • Psychology III - Lab
Semesters IV
  • World Writing
  • Life Span Development
  • Audio Visual Media
  • Subject 1
  • Subject 2 : Basic Computing Skills / Research Oriented Computer Skills / Marketing Management
  • Psychology IV - Lab
Semesters V
  • India Studies
  • Psycho Pathology
  • Media Laws & Ethics
  • Gender & Literature
  • Fiction in Films
  • Advertising and Public Relations
  • Media Management
  • Health Psychology
  • Social Psychology
Semesters VI
  • Native Writings
  • Clinical Psychology
  • Communication
  • Theories Critical Theory
  • Creative Writing
  • Development Communication
  • New Media : Academic Writing / Human Resource Skills

The objective of Jain (Deemed-to-be University) is to provide integrated coaching to students that adds value to students' profile and can make them more employable. These value added courses are designed as per current industry standards in partnership with other institutions. Currently these courses are offered in Bachelor of Arts Program.

  • 1. Industry Oriented Certified Program in HR & Counseling Skills (CPHRCS)
  • 2. Diploma Course in Foreign Language
  • 3. Civil Services Training

A Bachelor's degree in Psychology, Journalism, and Optional English is the minimum requirement for most careers in this field and fosters you to develop excellent skills and enter into a wide range of employment areas. You are not just limited to careers in one subject because of this triple major combination which gives you a good knowledge in three different subjects. There are many employers, representing many different sectors of industries who are interested in the excellent observational, writing skills and strong subject knowledge in students' of this background.

HR, health associated professions, hospitals etc. offer an exciting and amazing career path for students' of psychology. Pertaining to journalism and Optional English, some of the options include writing for national, regional and local newspapers, magazines, radio and television stations and online publications and companies involved in public relations, corporate communications, content writing and marketing. Students can also pursue post-graduation and expand it with further research.