COM 682X is designed to sharpen the student’s news writing, editing, design, publishing and videography skills on a multimedia platform. The role of Mass media in today’s world is immeasurable. The mass media also has an essential role in reporting wrong doing, following up on remedial action, mobilising public opinion, instigating social change and highlighting positive developments in the society. It’s therefore imperative we study how these media operate for us to become critical bibliophiles, listeners, viewers, critics and effective uses and producers of the media.