BRDC828
Advanced Television ProductionCrosslisted with BRDC 428

Prerequisites: BRDC 228

Description: Theory of visualization for television. Practical application of directing techniques. Programs analyzed in relation to translation of facts, ideas, emotions and attitudes through television. Program production experience in the studios of the university station, KUON-TV.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

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BRDC833
Digital Motion GraphicsCrosslisted with BRDC 433

Prerequisites: Upper class standing and successful completion of JOMC 130-134.

Description: Creating digital motion graphics and animation using compositing and animation software. Covers project creation, techniques, workflow management, and related post-production work.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LAB

Credit Hours:3

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BRDC854
Broadcast ManagementCrosslisted with BRDC 454

Prerequisites: Senior standing and major in broadcasting

Description: Organizational and management procedures as they relate to the telecommunications media.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

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BRDC855
Broadcast ProgrammingCrosslisted with BRDC 455

Prerequisites: Senior standing and major in broadcasting

Description: Radio and television program philosophies and formats with emphasis on regulations, responsibilities, economics and audience measurement procedures.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

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BRDC856
Cable TelecommunicationsCrosslisted with BRDC 456

Prerequisites: BRDC 228

Description: Development of cable telecommunications systems and relevant regulatory aspects of cable development. Current and future projections of cable systems management systems-satellites, teletext, interactive, access channels, importation, origination, pay cable.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

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BRDC861
Instructional TelevisionCrosslisted with BRDC 461

Prerequisites: Senior standing in broadcasting

Description: Preparation of instructional television programs. Historical development of television as an instructional medium, learning and communication theory relevant to proper applications of televised instruction.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

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BRDC862
Advanced ProductionCrosslisted with BRDC 462

Prerequisites: BRDC 228, BRDC 359 and BRDC 360

BRDC 462 is the capstone course in the production track.

Description: Produce multiple long-form, edited television programs to be distributed to a mass audience. Directing a weekly, live, thirty-minute television studio newscast. Advanced operation of studio equipment, graphics software and non-linear editing equipment. Prepare demo materials for a professional portfolio.

Course details
Credit Hours:6
Max credits per semester:6
Max credits per degree:6
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:6

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BRDC865
International BroadcastingCrosslisted with BRDC 465

Prerequisites: Senior standing in broadcasting or international studies

Description: Development of programming patterns and controls as well as cultural consideration of national and international systems of broadcasting.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

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BRDC866
Telecommunication and Information SystemsCrosslisted with BRDC 466

Prerequisites: Permission of department head

Description: The telephone industry, voice and data communication and networking systems. Explores the development and structure of telecommunications, issues, services, applications, technology and management.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

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BRDC869
Advanced Cinematography/VideographyCrosslisted with BRDC 469

Prerequisites: BRDC 359 and 371.

BRDC 469/869 is a continuation of BRDC 359 and 371.

Description: Production of single and double system sound films. Production of videotapes for television.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

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BRDC872
Advanced ReportingCrosslisted with BRDC 472

Prerequisites: BRDC 369 or BRDC 371, BRDC 370, and JOUR 202.

BRDC 472 is a capstone course in the news track.

Description: Produce multiple live weekly newscasts with anchors (news, sports, entertainment, social media) to be distributed to a mass audience. Advanced reporting skills, knowledge of graphics software and non-linear editing equipment. Prepare demo materials for a professional portfolio.

Course details
Credit Hours:6
Max credits per semester:6
Max credits per degree:6
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:6

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BRDC873
Broadcast DocumentaryCrosslisted with BRDC 473

Prerequisites: Senior standing in broadcasting; BRDC 472.

Description: Depth reporting and advanced production techniques necessary for the preparation of a broadcast documentary program.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

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BRDC874
Advanced Broadcast WritingCrosslisted with BRDC 474

Prerequisites: Senior standing

Description: Techniques of planning, preparing and writing radio, television and motion picture scripts including announcements, interviews, talk programs, features, editorials, investigative reports and dramatic adaptations.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

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BRDC891
Special TopicsCrosslisted with BRDC 491

12 hours max special topics hours at all levels (100, 200, 300, 400) per degree. BRDC 491 may be repeated up to three times so long as the topics are different.

Description: Topics vary each term.

Course details
Credit Hours:1-4
Max credits per semester:4
Max credits per degree:12
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:1-4

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