PUNJAB PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION
COMBINED COMPETITIVE EXAMINATION FOR RECRUITMENT TO THE
POSTS OF PROVINCIAL MANAGEMENT SERVICE, ETC. – 2015
SUBJECT: MASS COMMUNICATION (PAPER-I)
TIME ALLOWED: THREE HOURS MAXIMUM MARKS: 100
Note: Attempt any FIVE questions. Attempt in English OR Urdu language. All questions carry equal marks.
Q.1. Discuss with reference to his publications, the role played by Sir Syed Ahmad Khan as a journalist and a Social Reformer, in the history of Sub-Continent.
Q.2. Identify the areas in which media can play its role as an Agent of Social change in societies like Pakistan. Also describe How.
Q.3. “Recent developments and trends in media have changed the conventional meanings of News”. Do you agree? Support your viewpoint with examples.
Q.4. Compare Editorial and Column in terms of their Structure, Objectives, and their role in creating awareness.
Q.5. Define Documentary. What are different sources of information for making a documentary?
Q.6. Write down salient features of “Law of Defamation” and “Contempt of Court Ordinance 2003”.
Q.7. Social media is often accused of corrupting the social and cultural values of Pakistani society. Write your opinion in an argumentative way.