Broadcast TV 1 – 9145

Grade Level: 9, 10, 11, 12 Credit: 1 Type: Practical Art 

School: BHS, CACC, HHS

In an introduction to broadcast journalism, TV news and video production, students will explore the beginnings of the field, the role of journalists, current events and production elements. Students will learn to produce a news show, including story development, scriptwriting, videography, anchoring and editing. Students eventually will report for the school news show, CPS 360. Also, learn to create industry-standard video projects such as music videos, commercials and public service announcements. Leave this course with the skills to attend journalism school or entry-level work in the industry. Every student will have an opportunity to advance personal and professional skills through participation in SkillsUSA.

Related: Digital Media, Public Speaking, Journalistic Writing/Journalism, Newspaper, Yearbook, Studies in Popular American Culture