Visual Communication (Shift-II)

Visual Communication & Electronic Media (Shift-II)

CORE FACULTY

NAME DESIGNATION QUALIFICATION
Dr.Syed Ali Mujtaba HOD M.A. Ph.D
Mr. L.Sathish Kumar Tech.Inst. Dip.In Multimedia
Mr. R.Arun Kumar Tech. Inst. M.A
Ms. P.Rekha Asst. Prof. M.A.
Mr. R. Inbaraj Dip. In Flim Technology Tech Instr
Dr. P. Jayaprakash M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D., NET Asst. Prof

Seminar on Multimedia organised by G-Studio and Arena Multimedia, Symposium on Media Culture and Society wherein Eminent TV anchor Mr. N. Maalan, Prof.Arularam of Anna University,  Prof. Radhakrishnan of MIDS and Mr. Muthu Kumar were the key speakers. Intercollegiate competition on hand drawing , Photography, Freedom Short Film with the theme ‘Clean India’ was organised on 20th September 2016, which had an overwhelming response from the city colleges. A Documentary Movie, titled “The Anglo-Indians of Madras” was screened on 26th September 2016. Mr. Harry McClurem, Mr.Richard O’Connor, Mr. Nicholas Moses , Team of the Documentary Film and Dr. Bryan Peppin, Retd., Head, Dept. of English, New College Chennai, discussed the various technologies used in the making of the film. The Viscom students subsequently screened 10 documentaries produced by them on 3rd October 2016.

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The Department organised a “Multimedia seminar by Dream Zone”, a school of creative studies on 2nd December, 2016. A Drawing and Photography exhibition was held by the First year Students on 1st& 2nd March, 2017. Mr.Ilongo, an eminent painter, inaugurated the exhibition and was the chief guest for the event.

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An “Interactive workshop” was conducted for the students by the Department of Viscom on 1st March 2016. The resource person was Mr. Dan Berman, Senior Professor, University of Hawaii and consultant Alumni Chapters in South Asia. The Students gained a professional and International exposure which made the session conjointly active and interesting. Eminent photographer & SSS Jain College Faculty Mr Ramnidharan conducted a  workshop on “Still photography” on 24th to 26th Februrary2016.A workshop on “Television Production “ was organised and  Mr Ebinizar of SSS Jain College was the resource person .

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The Department welcomed the freshers on 10th July 2015. Dr.Gunita Arun Chandhok, Director advised the students on the scope of media studies and to extensively participate in photography, Documentary making, Film making, Drawing which would add value to their course.

The Department initiated a “Film club” on 7th July 2015 which would screen a movie once a week followed by a session of movie review.

Guest Lectures were arranged on “How to become an effective media professional”, “Candid Photography”,  “Videography”, “Art of acting  & Advanced technologies of 3D Animation” on  August 21, 2015, 2nd September, 19th September21st Sept 2015 & 31st September 2015. The resource persons were Mr.Ramesh, CEO Of Chevuri film club, Mr.G.Ramesh, CEO Of Lights on studio, Mr.Senthil kumar and Mr.Dhanasekaran of Visual tech pvt.ltd, Mr.Ramkumar from AAT Animations & Mr.Shyam, Director of Raging bull acting studio.

The department of Viscom and e-media was started on 6th June, 2004. The state of the art is one of the best in Industry. Students are given specialized training in free hand drawing, 2D and 3D Animation., Photography and TV Production. Some of the students got campus placements in notable corporates like Google and CTS.They are placed in TV channels like Makkal TV.Raj TV, Sun TV, Vijay TV and also in the Pruduction houses like Radan Media, Mercury Production etc.E-Media course closed from 2012-13

Existing Staff List:

Name
Designation
Highest Qualification
Field of Specialization
Experience at GNC since
Dr. P Rama Prabha
HOD
MA,  NET
Media Theories
6-6-2004
Ms. C.R. Marcelin Vasanthaa
Assistant Professor
MA, NET
Media Theories
6-6-2004
P.Achyuta Chary
Technician
Dip. in Photography
Photography
03-07-2006
Satish Kumar

Technical Instructor

Dip. in Editing
Editing
26-08-2010