Montgomery College 2016-2017 Catalog 
    Jun 22, 2018  
Montgomery College 2016-2017 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Television Track, Broadcast Media Production

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(R): 310A

This AAS track is designed to teach video production skills with hands-on, experience-based classes in studio, field and post production.  Students develop technical skills, aesthetic values, and professional attitudes which are demonstrated in a digital portfolio.  These skills will be of value in commercial, industrial, interactive and educational media production and distribution. A transferable General Education component is included in the two AAS programs.


General Education Course Selections

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Suggested Course Sequence

All students should consult an advisor.

Second Semester

Third Semester

Fourth Semester

Total Credit Hours: 60

* ENGL 101 /ENGL 101A , if needed for ENGL 102 /ENGL 103 , or general elective.


Program Outline / Degree Requirements

General Education Requirements

Foundation Courses

  • English Foundation 3 semester hours (ENGF)
  • Health foundation 1  semester hour (HLTF)
  • Mathematics foundation 3 semester hours (MATF)
  • Speech foundation 3 semester hours (SPCF)

Distribution Courses

  • TVRA 134 - Media Appreciation 3 semester hours (ARTD)
  • Behavioral and social sciences distribution 3 semester hours (BSSD)
  • Natural science distribution with lab 4 semester hours (NSLD)

Total Credit Hours: 60

* ENGL 101 /ENGL 101A , if needed for ENGL 102 /ENGL 103 , or general elective.

Program Outcomes

Upon completion of this program a student will be able to:

  • Record Professional Video and audio in studio and on location with various professional cameras, microphones, lights and recording devices.

  • Write successfully for broadcast to engage, inform or entertain various target audiences.

  • Produce professional segments and programs of various lengths for the television/video production industry.

  • Plan, prepare and solve technical and logistical problems to successfully meet production deadlines.

  • Analyze and demonstrate an understanding of the rapidly changing structure of the television and video production industry and its employment opportunities

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