Telemedia Production Specialist

The program below is undergoing modification and the modification will be placed into an addendum upon Chancellor’s Office approval - see your counselor for further information and visit the college website under www.swccd.edu/catalog link for the latest addenda updates.

Associate in Science
Career/Technical (Major Code: 02530)

Prepares students to pursue careers as telemedia specialists and media production consultants in telecommunications, public relations, industry, education, government, and medical institutions. Students will learn needs analysis, scripting, graphics, studio and field production, and editing as applied to the production of media, such as instructional, documentary, and broadcast.

Program Student Learning Outcome Statement

  • Students will utilize Production Books to communicate the design, acquisition and post production requirements to their team members in order to produce complete motion picture productions.
  • By undertaking a comprehensive video production students will participate in a collaborative environment that promotes the sharing and evaluation of creative contributions.
  • Students will demonstrate their understanding of fundamental pre-production, production and post-production concepts by completing a three to five minute video project which will integrate camera, lighting, sound and editing techniques.
Program Requirements
ART 121DARKROOM AND DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY I3-4
or TELE 100
TELE 101
FUNDAMENTALS OF FILM AND VIDEO CAMERAS AND RECORDERS
and FUNDAMENTALS OF FILM AND VIDEO EDITING
Select one of the following:3
CULTURE AND THE MEDIA
HISTORY OF FILM AS ART
CINEMA AS A FORM OF EXPRESSION AND COMMUNICATION
TELE/COMM 180INTRODUCTION TO ELECTRONIC MEDIA3
ART 159GRAPHIC DESIGN---LAYOUT3
TELE 110WRITING FOR FILM AND ELECTRONIC MEDIA3
TELE/ART 131INTRODUCTION TO VIDEO AND FILM PRODUCTION3
TELE/MUS 151/RA&T 120RECORDING TECHNIQUES3
TELE 163VIDEO POST-PRODUCTION AND SPECIAL EFFECTS3
TELE/TA 150INTRODUCTION TO DESIGN AND PRODUCTION3
TELE 183VIDEO STUDIO PRODUCTION3
Select 2-4 units of the following:2-4
PROFESSIONAL MEDIA WORK EXPERIENCE I
PROFESSIONAL MEDIA WORK EXPERIENCE II
PROFESSIONAL MEDIA WORK EXPERIENCE III
PROFESSIONAL MEDIA WORK EXPERIENCE IV
Total Units32-35
Recommended Electives
BUS 147SUCCESSFUL SELLING TECHNIQUES1
BUS 174INTRODUCTION TO MARKETING AND SOCIAL MEDIA PRACTICES3
BUS 183BUSINESS MATHEMATICS3
ELEC 10AMICROCOMPUTER REPAIR AND SERVICE2
ELEC 10BMICROCOMPUTER HARDWARE AND SOFTWARE UPGRADE2
ELEC 14OFFICE AUTOMATION EQUIPMENT REPAIR2
TELE 114CINEMA AS A FORM OF EXPRESSION AND COMMUNICATION3
TELE 115ACTING FOR TELEVISION AND FILM3
TELE 132INTERMEDIATE VIDEO AND FILM PRODUCTION3
TELE 233FILM PRODUCTION3
TELE 234DOCUMENTARY VIDEO PRODUCTION3
TELE 242TELEVISION AND FILM DIRECTING3
HLTH 101PRINCIPLES OF HEALTHFUL LIVING3

To earn an associate degree, additional general education and graduation requirements must be completed.