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MCOM 320. Introduction to Television and Multimedia Production

Department: Mass Communications
Description: Television and multimedia production practices and techniques, including hands-on training of various equipment and software applications to create multiple projects.
Corequisites: MCOM 200 and MCOM 207, or Permission of instructor
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring
Grading Method: ABCDF

Student Learning Outcomes

1. Utilize media specific research and storytelling techniques in the production of live broadcasts and features for TV and Web
2. Describe the theories and skills of television production, in particular the three phases of production and the implementation of these processes from start to finish
3. Employ advanced lighting techniques for professional results
4. Utilize advanced camera operation techniques such as shot composition, motion, and movement
5. Create scripts that demonstrate television writing techniques such as logging, storyboarding, and script writing for features
6. Use advanced non-linear editing techniques to create broadcast quality packages and programs

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