TV Reporting and Production

JOURN X 428

Study elements of TV journalism, concentrating on news gathering and how to cover an on-the-spot news story with cameras.

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Spring
Remote Instruction
Starting at $630.00
As few as 9 weeks
3.0

What you can learn.

  • Discover the specifics of television production and on-camera technique, including shooting a news story using a video camera and showing how news stories fit into a newscast
  • Learn interviewing techniques, effective news-gathering methods, and practice how to write in clear broadcast style to connect the details of a story with the pictures
  • Learn to operate under deadline pressures; and the mechanics, timing, and flow of current TV broadcast style, both for regular news broadcast and “magazine-style” shows
  • Explore career opportunities and the variety of methods used to produce a television newscast, both in theory and in practice

About this course:

Students learn elements of TV journalism, concentrating on news gathering and how to cover an on-the-spot news story with a camera crew. Topics include interviewing techniques; effective news gathering methods; practice on how to write in clear broadcast style to connect the details of a story with the pictures--especially under deadline pressures; and the mechanics, timing, and flow of current TV broadcast style, both for regular news broadcast and "magazine-style" shows. Instruction includes specifics of television production and on-camera technique, including shooting a news story using a video camera and showing how news stories fit into a newscast. Career opportunities and the variety of methods used to produce a television newscast, both in theory and in practice, also are discussed.
Prerequisites
JOURN X 469 Broadcast News Reporting and Writing or equivalent experience and consent of instructor.

Spring 2020 Schedule

Available Format(s):

These courses meet regularly and are fully online. Click “See Details” below for more information.

Available
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Thursday 6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
Location: Online
Instructor: Jeffrey Wald
372692
Fee:
$630.00
4 days left. Enroll by Apr 2, 2020
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Notes

Access to digital video and audio recording devices (i.e. iPhone, iPad, or digital SLR) required.

Enrollment limited to 25 students. Visitors not permitted. Enrollment deadline: April 9, 2020. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 15, 2020
Schedule
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Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Thu Apr 2, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Thu Apr 9, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Thu Apr 16, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Thu Apr 23, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Thu Apr 30, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Thu May 7, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Thu May 14, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Thu May 21, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Thu May 28, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
Online

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