TELEVISION AND RADIO - BROADCAST JOURNALISM ( Archived )
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Program Type: AS Degree/Certificate of Achievement

Division: School of Visual, Media and Performing Arts

Program Description:
The curriculum prepares students in the field of electronic journalism. Students are prepared for positions such as new researcher, assignment editor, news producer, news writer or reporter.

A Certificate of Achievement is awarded upon completion of all required courses with a grade of C or better.

Effective academic year: 2011-2012

Required Units in the Major:    32-33

Required Courses
  Semester I (12 units)
TVR 002A - BEGINNING AUDIO PRODUCTION (3.0 units)
  TVR 007 - BEGINNING TV STUDIO PRODUCTION (3.0 units)
  TVR 012 - BEGINNING ANNOUNCING AND PERFORMING IN ELECTRONIC MEDIA (3.0 units)
  TVR 001 - INTRODUCTION TO ELECTRONIC MEDIA (3.0 units)
  &
  Semester II (13 units)
TVR 018 - RADIO AND TELEVISION NEWSWRITING (3.0 units)
  BIT 025 - SURVEY OF COMPUTER TECHNOLOGY IN BUSINESS (3.0 units)
  TVR 016A - TELEVISION PRODUCTION (4.0 units)
  TVR 014A - BEGINNING RADIO PRODUCTION (3.0 units)
  &
  Semester III (7-8 units)
TVR 021 - ELECTRONIC MEDIA MANAGEMENT (3.0 units)
  TVR 024 - ELECTRONIC NEWS GATHERING AND EDITING (3.0 units)
  &
  TVR 128C - BROADCAST NEWS/ADMINISTRATION INTERNSHIP (1.0 units)
  OR
  TVR 129C - BROADCAST NEWS/ADMINISTRATION INTERNSHIP (2.0 units)

Required Electives (0 Units)

None

Recommended Electives
  COMM 001 - SURVEY OF MASS COMMUNICATION (3.0 units)
  &
  JOUR 002 - BEGINNING JOURNALISM (3.0 units)
  &
  JOUR 004A - REPORTING AND NEWSWRITING (3.0 units)
  &
  JOUR 007A - NEWSWRITING AND MAKE-UP (4.0 units)
  &
  SPCH 003 - VOICE AND DICTION (3.0 units)
  &
  SPCH 004 - ORAL INTERPRETATION (3.0 units)
  &
  TVR 014B - ADVANCED RADIO PRODUCTION (3.0 units)
  &
  TVR 019 - INTRODUCTION TO MEDIA AESTHETICS AND CINEMATIC ARTS (3.0 units)