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DEPARTMENT OF VISUAL COMMUNICATION

About the Programme

As the world moves further into technology-based communication, it is important for professionals to understand the approaches and techniques by which content is designed and displayed. A degree in Visual Communications can provide you with the skills to do just that. Students participating in this degree will learn how to work with the technology used in both digital and print publication, while also studying theories and practices of visual communication. Programs in this degree range from traditional typography to digital design. A degree in Visual Communications can lead to careers as communication manager; graphics design manager, marketer, and design artists and illustrators, among others. The Visual Communication Design programme educates and trains designers for the communication needs of industry and society. Emphasis is placed on the conception, creation, planning and realization of visual solutions to complex problems in contemporary culture. Students integrate methodology, prototyping, aesthetics, human factors, technology, materials, context and audience to develop strategies and solutions that give form to print, screen and the built environment. 

Uniqueness of the Programme

  • State-of-the-art facilities: Television studio, Sound Recording Theatre, Edit suite, Drawing Studio, Photography Studio, Multimedia lab
  • Hands-on experience through Live projects, workshops, and internships
  • The students stay connected with industry throughout the course
  • Outcome Based Curriculum
  • International Opportunity
  • International Internship
  • Semester Exchange Program

Eligibility 

Any group in HSC with 60% of Marks

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DEPARTMENT OF VISUAL COMMUNICATION

Vision & Mission

Vision 

To encourage students to realize their creative potential and sharpen their skills in the field of media. The department aims at producing culture-conscious, development oriented, socially responsible and committed media professionals 

Mission 

  • To make students work responsibly, creatively, and ethically as an individual or as a member or a leader of a team in all media related multidisciplinary environments.
  • To inculcate students to obtain effective communication skills, leadership quality, team spirit and creative skills to succeed in their professional careers
  • Provide value-based education to the students which address the social needs.
  • Establish industrial interaction to improve the employability skills as well as the technical skills of students and the ability to solve complex technological problems in real time.
DEPARTMENT OF VISUAL COMMUNICATION

Our Faculty

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Dr. V. SENAPATHI, M.A., Ph.D.

Professor

Film and TV Production


 

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DR. T. NIRMALA, M.Sc., Ph.D.

Associate Professor & HoD

Audio/Video Production & Film Studies

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Mr. P. AYYAPPAN, M.A., (Ph.D.) SET

Associate Professor

Computer Graphics, 3D Animation & Editing

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NELVI ALAN DAVID, M.A.,

Assistant Professor (SG)

Journalism & News Anchoring

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NELVI ALAN DAVID, M.A.,

Assistant Professor (SG)

Journalism & News Anchoring 

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Mr. S. VIJAY SRINIVASAN, M.Sc.,M. A., (Ph.D.) NET

Asst. Professor (SS)

Photography & Videography


 

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Mr. R. MOHANA KUMAR, M.F.A.

Asst. Professor

Drawing and Painting

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MS. K. P. TUTTU, M.A., (Ph.D.)

Asst. Professor (SG)

Photography and Media Management

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Ms. M. SUBHIKSHA, M.Sc., M.Phil., (Ph.D.)

Asst. Professor

Electronic Media & Film Studies

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Mr. PETER REUBEN, MBA

Audio Lab In charge

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Facilities

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DEPARTMENT OF VISUAL COMMUNICATION

Ph.D - Programme

The Department is offering Ph.D. full time and part time in media studies.

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Career Prospects/Scope

  • Programme producer in Television Industry
  • Film Director & Television Programme Director
  • Journalist (Print & Electronic media)
  • Photographer
  • Ad/Documentary Filmmaker
  • Audio & Video Editor
  • News and Television Programme Anchor
  • Radio Jockey
  • Animator (2D & 3D)
  • Graphic Designer
  • Web Designer (Interactive and Non-interactive)
DEPARTMENT OF VISUAL COMMUNICATION
DEPARTMENT OF VISUAL COMMUNICATION

Events

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Cinematographer Mr. Saravanan visiting the Photo Exhibition Exposure – Oct 2022

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Cinematographer Mr. Saravanan visiting the Photo Exhibition Exposure – Oct 2022

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Veteran Sports Photographer Mr. S. Sukumaran visiting the Photo Exhibition Exposure Aug 2023 Accredited Olympic Photographer

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Veteran Sports Photographer Mr. S. Sukumaran visiting the Photo Exhibition Exposure Aug 2023 Accredited Olympic Photographer

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Music Director Darbuka Siva Inauguration of Sound Works - Audio Lab Dec 2021

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Music Director Darbuka Siva Inauguration of Sound Works - Audio Lab Dec 2021

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RJ / TV Anchor Mr. Bharath Launch of Podcast – Dec 2022

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RJ / TV Anchor Mr. Bharath Launch of Podcast – Dec 2022

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Mr. Sampath Kumar, Film Director Script Writing Workshop Mar 2023

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Mr. Sampath Kumar, Film Director Script Writing Workshop Mar 2023

DEPARTMENT OF VISUAL COMMUNICATION

HITS Podcast

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In an effort to make educational content interactive, the Department of Visual Communication in collaboration with the School of Management and Communication Design produces HITS Pitch Podcast. 

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Podcast For the students, by the students                                                             

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HITS Pitch is a podcast by the students of HITS, for the students of HITS but not limited to......

TEDx Hindustan University

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TEDx Hindustan University is a self-organized TED event that brings people together to share a TED-like experience. The TEDx version three, was held on 26 November 2022 at Bay Range Campus, HITS under the theme “Ideate, Recreate” with an aim to inspire the listeners through stories and experiences. This podcast brings you the latest talks of 15 speakers.