Mass communication is the process of transmitting a message to the general populace through varied media like newspapers, magazines, radio,
TV and the internet. It involves media theories, media research, advertising, public relations, media history and management aspects as well.
Journalism, on the other hand, is a subset of mass communication that involves the compilation and transmission of news through these mediums.
Journalism education is directed towards creating well-rounded professionals who can take on different roles and responsibilities including :
Writer, reporter, photojournalist, anchor, news presenter, correspondent, feature producer, creative writer, interviewer, cameraperson, director, editor, documentary filmmaker, radio jockey, promo producer, etc.