BA- Psychology Journalism Women Studies

Course Description

The above mentioned BA programme offered at IIPR has a unique combination, enabling the student to pursue PG in any of the three subjects. This particular course is a forward looking and empowering blend of subjects aimed at 'igniting the minds' of students and thereby working towards 'illuminating the society'.

Course Duration

The Undergraduate Programmes offered at IIPR follows the three major system. Being an affiliated college of Bengaluru Central University, IIPR follows the Choice Based Credit System(CBCS-Semester Scheme) in the Undergraduate level.

Course Duration:
• SIX Semesters (Three Academic years) for the Bachelor of Arts(B.A.) Degree

Each semester shall consist of at least 16 weeks of study with a minimum of 90 working days. (Excluding the time spent for the conduct of final examination of each semester).


The candidate applying for this course should have passed 10+2 / P.U.C./12th or equivalent with minimum of 40% marks aggregate. Knowledge of English is mandatory.

Course Work

1. The course is spread into both theory as well as practical papers.

2. In addition to the theory and practical papers, students will have two language papers: the first language being General English and the second language being Kannada/Hindi/Additional English/Sanskrit/Tamil/Malayalam.

3. Field work /Extension Activities is compulsory for every semester. The students are encouraged for these activities. These activities help the students to apply the theoretical knowledge that learn to the outside world.

4. Educational trips are organized periodically.The students are taken to various places such as rehabilitation centres/ media centres/ outreach programmes whereby providing a platform to study outside classroom

5. Supervised Assignments/Projects are mandatory in every semester.

6. Personal mentoring programs are held in a regular basis. This provides a platform for the students to share their concerns regarding academics or other personal issues.


Student who opts for this course majors in all three subjects which are part of this combination. This gives the student the option to pursue their Masters Degree course in any of the three subjects studied.


Semester 1: Basic Psychological Processes I, Practicals I
Semester 2: Basic Psychological Processes II, Practicals II
Semester 3: Developmental Psychology I, Practicals III
Semester 4: Developmental Psychology II, Practicals IV
Semester 5: Industrial and Organizational Psychology I and Abnormal Psychology I, Practicals V and VI
Semester 6: Industrial and Organizational Psychology II and Abnormal Psychology II, Practicals VII and VII

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Semester 1: Introduction to communication and media
Semester 2: Print Media
Semester 3: Audio Visual Media
Semester 4: Media Laws
Semester 5: Reporting, Editing
Semester 6: Media Management, Advertising and Public Relation

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Women's Studies
Semester 1: Gender and Society
Semester 2: Emergence of Women's Studies in India and abroad
Semester 3: Representation of Women in Culture and Media
Semester 4: Research from feminist perspective
Semester 5: Fundamentals of Feminist Theory, Gender Issues in India
Semester 6: Capacity Building for Women in India, Gender Development and Globalization.


UG Courses
• Bachelor of Arts
• Departments

PG Courses
PG Syllabus
M.Sc.Psychological Counselling
PG Diploma(PG Diploma in Counselling Psychology)


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