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Television Production

Television Production Program Description

Degree

A.A. Television Production

Certificate of Proficiency

Television Production

Program Description

This program is designed to provide skills in television and film production through the preparation of projects for campus, Cable TV and Internet viewing. This option can lead to entry-level jobs in television, film, Cable TV, business and industry or for preparation for transfer to a four-year institution.

Career Opportunities

  • Camera Operator
  • Computer Graphic Artist
  • Non-Linear Video Editors
  • Technical Director
  • Broadcast Technician
  • Production Assistant
  • Personal or Corporate Video
  • Audio Engineer
  • DVD, TV, Film Producer/Director

Some Career Opportunities may require more than two years of college study. Classes beyond the associate degree may be required to fulfill some Career Opportunities or for preparation for transfer to a university program.

Highlights

  • Practical experience working in the campus television studio or at Access Sacramento
  • Student film, music video and commercial opportunities
  • Internship opportunities working in local television stations, post-production facilities, and with independent film-makers
  • Complete digital TV studio with four cameras, switcher, character generator and teleprompter
  • State of the art digital computer lab for graphics and non-linear editing, including Apple Final Cut Pro, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator and Adobe After Effects.
  • Some courses qualify students to become Apple Certified End Users by taking qualifying software exams in the department's Apple Authorized Training Center®.

Note to Transfer Students:
If you are interested in transferring to a four-year college or university to pursue a bachelor’s degree in this major, it is critical that you meet with a CRC counselor to select and plan the courses for your major. Schools vary widely in terms of the required preparation. The courses that CRC requires for an associate’s degree in this major may be different from the requirements needed for the bachelor’s degree.

For information about the student learning outcomes for this program, see www.crc.losrios.edu/pslo