Photography offers a good career option to a creative professional. News papers, magazines and books make extensive use or photographs. Photographers are in great demand for covering family and social function such as marriage function and other celebrations exhibitions, fairs, and sport event etc. preparing portraits for a variety of purpose such as portfolios and identity cards etc. High grade photographs are required for marketing consumer goods and industrial products. Photo journalism requires a keen sense for news worthiness,skill in news reporting, news editing ,news writing as well as writing captions for a photograph. The course of study in photography and journalism is a skill development programme with 70% practicals and prepares a person as a career option for students enrolled in this course are freelance photographer & journalist or photo journalist.