Telemedia Technology

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Associate in Science
Career/Technical (Major Code: 02535)

Prepares students for technical careers in television and related media. Some typical job titles are technical operator, maintenance engineer, field service engineer, and television equipment operator.

Well-equipped television studios and electronics laboratories facilities are provided. Students learn theory, application, practical operation, tuning, and testing skills.

Program Student Learning Outcome Statement

  • Through the creation of a Production Book students will be able to comprehensively present the concepts and designs for a three to five minute short film to their crew prior to undertaking the production.
  • 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
Select one of the following:3-4
INTRODUCTION TO ELECTRONICS
INTRODUCTION TO ELECTRONIC MEDIA
FUNDAMENTALS OF FILM AND VIDEO CAMERAS AND RECORDERS
and FUNDAMENTALS OF FILM AND VIDEO EDITING
ENGL 114INTRODUCTION TO COLLEGE COMPOSITION4
TELE/ART 131INTRODUCTION TO VIDEO AND FILM PRODUCTION3
TELE/ART 132INTERMEDIATE VIDEO AND FILM 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 Units18-21
Recommended Electives
CIS 101INTRODUCTION TO BUSINESS INFORMATION SYSTEMS4
TELE 100FUNDAMENTALS OF FILM AND VIDEO CAMERAS AND RECORDERS2
TELE 150INTRODUCTION TO DESIGN AND PRODUCTION3
TELE 151RECORDING TECHNIQUES3

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