TELEVISION AND RADIO - RADIO PRODUCTION ( Archived )
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Program Type: Certificate of Achievement

Division: Performing and Communication Arts

Program Description:
The curriculum prepares students to work in various areas of broadcasting and electronic media. Course work covers basic aspects of audio and video production, announcing/writing for commercial, educational and cable companies. Practical internships are offered in professional facilities, including commercial and public broadcast companies, cable television, production and post-production companies. Radio students are prepared for such positions as disc jockeys, news reporters, production assistants, and program producers. Students will have the opportunity to become certified as radio station operators by the Society of Broadcast Engineers.

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

Effective academic year: 2009-2010

Required Units in the Major:    33-34

Required Courses
  Semester I (12 units)
TVR 001 - SURVEY OF TELECOMMUNICATIONS (3.0 units)
  TVR 002A - FUNDAMENTALS OF AUDIO FOR MEDIA (3.0 units)
  TVR 012 - ANNOUNCING AND PERFORMING IN ELECTRONIC MEDIA (3.0 units)
  TVR 014A - PRODUCTION TECHNIQUES FOR ELECTRONIC MEDIA (3.0 units)
  &
  Semester II (6 units)
TVR 002B - RADIO BROADCAST MASTER CONTROL OPERATIONS (3.0 units)
  TVR 007 - VIDEO CONTROLS LABORATORY (3.0 units)
  &
  Semester III (9 units)
TVR 014B - ADVANCED RADIO PRODUCTION (3.0 units)
  TVR 015 - INTRODUCTION TO RADIO AND TELEVISION WRITING (3.0 units)
  TVR 143 - DIGITAL AUDIO WORKSTATION SKILLS (3.0 units)
  &
  Semester IV (6-7 units)
TVR 021 - ELECTRONIC MEDIA MANAGEMENT (3.0 units)
  TVR 120 - TELECOMMUNICATIONS WORKSHOP (2.0 units)
  &
  TVR 128F - RADIO PRODUCTION INTERNSHIP (1.0 units)
  OR
  TVR 129F - RADIO PRODUCTION INTERNSHIP (2.0 units)

Required Electives (0 Units)

None

Recommended Electives
  BUS 009 - INTRODUCTION TO BUSINESS (3.0 units)
  &
  COMM 001 - SURVEY OF MASS COMMUNICATION (3.0 units)
  &
  SPCH 003 - VOICE AND DICTION (3.0 units)
  &
  SPCH 004 - ORAL INTERPRETATION (3.0 units)
  &
  SPCH 008 - READERS' THEATER (3.0 units)
  &
  SPCH 125 - PROFESSIONAL COMMUNICATION (3.0 units)
  &
  TVR 017A - TELEVISION AND FILM SCRIPT WRITING (3.0 units)
  &
  TVR 017B - TELEVISION AND FILM SCRIPT WRITING (3.0 units)
  &
  TVR 018 - RADIO AND TELEVISION NEWSWRITING (3.0 units)
  &
  TVR 019 - TELEVISION AND SOCIETY (3.0 units)
  &
  TVR 124 - TELEVISION FIELD PRODUCTION (3.0 units)
  &
  TVR 125B - TELEVISION DRAMA PRODUCTION (3.0 units)
  &
  TVR 131 - ADVANCED TELEVISION OPERATIONS/PRODUCTION (2.0 units)