Jalandhar May 22 (Jaswinder Singh Azad)- Apeejay College of Fine Arts, Jalandhar held a 3 week Certificate Course in TV and Stage anchoring for the students of 12th standard free of cost. The students of various schools in and around the city enrolled in it and reaped the maximum benefits of this golden opportunity.
In these classes, Ms Surbhi and Ms Nivedita from the Department of Journalism and Mass Communication taught the students about the qualities and skills of RJ, VJ, news reader, TV show presenters and the strategies to grasp the attention of the audience. The students were given practical training for various kinds of TV formats like cooking show, comedy show, travelogue, debate /discussion show and news programmes.
They also learnt how to speak for radio programmes like documentaries, entertainment shows, personality based programme etc. Along with this the students had a lot of fun while learning about the voice modulation and they also keenly understood the role of RJ and VJ and the scope of journalism in the future.
Principal Dr. Neerja Dhingra expressing her views said that since the youth is the future of the nation, it is important to guide them and these free of cost Skill Enhancement classes give them an opportunity to explore the various courses which they might pursue in the future and at the same time utilize their free time productively and these classes will certainly prove to be beneficial for them.