Montgomery College 2019-2020 Catalog 
    Sep 22, 2020  
Montgomery College 2019-2020 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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TVRA 255 - Advanced Broadcast Journalism

(R only)

Intensive application in the planning and production of an actual news program. Students will operate on a realistic deadline to research, write, and create content, as well as performing crew functions for a weekly news program designed to inform the college and community. PREREQUISITE(S): A grade of C or better in TVRA 220  or TVRA 230  and in TVRA 227 . Three hours lecture, four hours laboratory each week. Formerly TR 255.

3 semester hours

Course Outcomes:
Upon course completion, a student will be able to:

  • Work as a member of a team to plan and execute a weekly news program.
  • Write engaging and truthful news stories.
  • Operate studio, editing and field production equipment in a time-sensitive, professional and safe manner.
  • Assume the role of Producer and/or Director for a live newscast including planning and making content decisions based on newsworthiness and target audience, overseeing the writing, production and timing. of the program and leading the production crew.
  • Review and critique both professional and student-produced news programs and make suggestions for improvement.

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