Radio Siddhartha, the first Community Radio Station in Tumkur is coming up in the campus very soon. The trial transmission has already been on air on 12th June 2008. The main aim of Radio Siddhartha is to help the neighborhood community which includes media students, women and children, and farmers.
Latest Audio Editing software Sony Vegas Pro 8 is used for production activities. The community radio station is on par with any commercial radio station in terms of the equipments used. Radio Siddhartha is equipped with the latest gadgets like, On Air Audio Mixer, Digital Audio workstation, Professional CD player, Microphones, Headphones, and Audio Monitors
Language learning becomes a fruitful exercise only when it combines human interaction with mechanical assistance. The language lab at SSCMS is CALL based (Computer Assisted Language Learning). In this method, the stress is on learning not teaching.
Apart from imparting communication and language skills, the lab also functions as a multimedia lab for media students to practice designing, pagination using software’s like Adobe Photoshop, Corel Draw, and Flash.
VIDEO EDITING LAB
SSCMS is one among the few institutes in South India to offer a full-fledged Apple iMac based multimedia lab. Apple computers are the best in the world and are the last word in the field of multimedia and animation. The company’s best-known hardware products include the Macintosh line of personal computers, the iPod line of portable media players, and latest 3G iPhone. SSCMS offers the students an opportunity to familiarize with Mac OS and provides them exposure to the state of the art editing software Final Cut Pro. SSCMS has twenty Apple iMac systems which is exclusively used for learning multimedia and editing.
We have a modern television studio, which is used extensively by our students in the production of their magazine programme assignments. A recent investment has upgraded resources and kept this facility industry compatible. The studio is provided for multi camera on line production. The studio is also equipped with a video console.