Students following the study plan below will complete the Video Production technical diploma in the number of semesters shown.
Organizing Your Small Business
10-145-185 ORGANIZING YOUR SMALL BUSINESS ...the components of small business ownership; examining a variety of small business startup and operation scenarios. Assesses your own readiness to begin the entrepreneurial adventure. Course Typically Offered: Fall/Spring
Live Video Production I
10-206-152 LIVE VIDEO PRODUCTION I ...introduction to studio based live switching video production. Live studio workflow basics, camera and monitoring, teleprompter, media and crew. Technical aspects of studio production and equipment operation. Course Typically Offered: Fall/Spring
Video Prod & Editing I
10-206-154 VIDEO PRODUCTION AND EDITING I ...fundamentals of video production and editing including project and media management, organization and workflow. Emphasis on hands-on production and post production experience using current technologies in digital video. Course Typically Offered: Fall/Spring
Scriptwriting & Preproduction
10-206-180 SCRIPTWRITING & PREPRODUCTION ...research and development of writing for broadcast (traditional and web) and pre-produced media. Script based production planning including budgeting, scheduling, storyboarding and logistics planning. Legal matters including copyright, talent and location releases. Course Typically Offered: Fall/Spring
10-890-101 COLLEGE 101 ...develops tools and strategies that support success in college. Focuses on study skills, college resources, goal setting, time management, and learning styles. Introduces concepts for self assessing learning and completing an Exit Assessment that provides evidence that learning took place. Students should take this course prior to or during the first semester of their programs. 1 cr. Course Typically Offered: Summer/Fall/J-Session/Spring
Social Media Marketing
10-104-119 SOCIAL MEDIA MARKETING ...understand the social media revolution. This course will provide students with the practical knowledge and insights needed to successfully plan, implement, manage and measure social media marketing efforts. Course Typically Offered: Fall/Spring
Audio for Video Production
10-206-150 AUDIO FOR VIDEO PRODUCTION ...live and recorded audio acquisition for video production. In-the-studio and pre-produced audio recording and playback concepts and techniques. Audio for video equipment including microphones, virtual mixers and talk-back intercom systems. Course Typically Offered: Fall/Spring
Live Video Production II
10-206-155 LIVE VIDEO PRODUCTION II ...setup and operation of studio based live switching video production. Live studio and location workflow coordination of multiple camera and audio streams, teleprompter, media, crew and floor management. Emphasis on group-based live video segments utilizing multi-camera production. (Prerequisite: 10-206-152, Live Video Production I) 3 cr.
10-206-183 VIDEOGRAPHY ...technical aspects of capturing motion images including composition, lighting, exposure, filtration, and camera selection. Develop skills in pre-production through post-production of motion photography projects. Course Typically Offered: Fall/Spring
10-804-134 MATHEMATICAL REASONING ...This course provides an alternative pathway to earning credit for a college level liberal arts mathematics course. All college students, regardless of their college major, need to be able to make reasonable decisions about fiscal, environmental, and health issues that require quantitative reasoning skills. An activity based approach is used to explore numerical relationships, graphs, proportional relationships, algebraic reasoning, and problem solving using linear, exponential and other mathematical models. Students will develop conceptual and procedural tools that support the use of key mathematical concepts in a variety of contexts. This course is not designed for Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math (STEM) students and/or others who require calculus. (Prerequisite: Cumulative GPA above 2.6 or satisfactory reading and math assessment scores OR 10-831-107, College Reading and Writing 1 with "B" or better OR the appropriate Corequisite/s: 10-831-102, English Composition Prep; 10-834-102, Fundamentals of Math)
The credit for 10-890-101, College 101 is an Institutional Requirement for graduation. Consequently, it is not part of the program requirements, but must be passed with a C or better.
• Apply basic principles of design and storytelling to studio and field productions.
• Demonstrate proficiency in the use of basic media software, tools, and technology.
• Assist in production from concept to completion.
• Communicate creative rationale in formal and informal settings.
• Apply ethical business practices.