TELEVISION 1 - Introduction to Television (3 UNITS-UC/CSU)
(3 hours per week - Offered both Fall and Spring Semesters)
This course is required of all Television majors. Students learn what is on television and other electronic media, the history of radio and television broadcasting, costs, ratings, profits, the FCC rules, and cable and pay television. This course is a recommended elective for Journalism, Theater, and Public Relations students.
This class leads to several certificates
You will learn about the internet, streaming, OTT, broadcast and cable TV industries through lectures, discussions, and videos. There are several tests/group projects during the semester This is strictly a lecture course - no technical equipment will be used.
Required Textbook: Electronic Media:Then, Now, and Later - 3rd Edition - Medoff and Kaye- 2017