AN ASSESSMENT ON THE IMPACT OF ICT ON THE PRINT MEDIA
1.2 STATEMENT OF PROBLEM
The researcher has observed that there quest for timely information and the number of establishment print media is increasing, this has led to the competition among the publishing industries each proprietor is working tirelessly to ensure periodical publication becomes the choice of the public.
The research work will look into an important of periodical publication. It examine Newspaper as a medium that interest everybody because of its ability of perform various duties within a minute and perform the newspaper design and layout will also be examine
The purpose of this research work is to ascertain whether computer has impact in journalism using Punch Newspaper as a case study.
The work is to evaluate the impact of computer in making journalistic ethics of clohentaence, simplicity, balance and fairness.
The findings and consequent conclusion would be beneficial to both management and staff of Punch Newspaper, also it will help to appraise the effort of computer in journalism and evaluate its standard within other publishing industries.
Lastly, it will serve as reference source and also provide a lasting recommendation in the area communication and other related disciplines.
The determination to achieve efficiency in print media industry couple with the desire of punch newspaper in maintaining its stand as the best publishing industry in the country has called for an empirical study of the station activities.
The research work is designed to analyze the impact of computer application on modern print industries; the extent to which it affects periodical publication would be discussed.
The work will also analyze extensively the various kind of computer, its components and its function to serve as source of information to users.
The researcher is primarily on the relevance of computer on journalist in punch newspaper the researcher is aware that computer deals with the design, layout and information stored. In a newspaper organization, but the study will deal with the internal publics, i.e. (staff and public), the research work will enhance the operation o journalism and how newspaper reporters had been able to collect, gather and collate news at limited period.