This program option prepares students for careers in the television, film and Media industry, but emphasizes the Sound/Audio aspect. Through lecture and lab students develop skills in all aspects of sound production: pre-; production; post-. Courses will cover areas such as microphones use; radio broadcasting and writing; software applications specific to sound recording and editing; field production; on-air presentation; interviewing; and digital editing. The emphasis is on exposing students to the wide variety of skills needed to succeed in the broadcast industry, as well as demonstrating the array of possibilities for careers in the ever changing Digital Media field.
Upon successful completion of the requirements for this program, the degree of Associate in Science in Digital Media Production Technology will be awarded.
Have a fundamental understanding of the broadcast and film industry
Have mastered the techniques necessary to complete pre-production work
Have mastered the skills to participate in a television production
Have developed the ability to complete post-production work
Have the ability to work effectively in a group setting