Degree Requirements

The associate degrees in Radio and Television require completion of the courses listed below. Additional general education and graduation requirements for the associate degree are listed in the catalog. The associate degree requires a minimum of 60 units.  STUDENTS MUST COMPLETE THE CORE AND ONE AREA OF SPECIALIZATION.

Associate of Science Degree: Radio

Courses required for the major:Units
RTVF 100 Introduction To Radio and Television or
JOUR 202 Introduction to Mass Communication or
DJRN 100 Mass Media in the Digital Age3
RTVF 107 Audio Production3
RTVF 118 Television Studio Operations3
RTVF 140 Radio and TV Newswriting
3
RTVF 160 Introduction to Cinema
3
Complete the following courses for emphasis in radio:
RTVF 105 Media Performance
3
RTVF 106 Acting for Radio/Voice-Over  3
RTVF 115 Radio and Television Management Principles  3
RTVF 130 Radio Programming  3
RTVF 131 Advanced Radio Performance  4
RTVF 132 Radio Remote Concert Production  2
RTVF 141 Radio News Production  4
RTVF 247A Radio Broadcasting Workshop Production or 
RTVF 247B Radio Broadcasting Workshop - News or  
RTVF 247C Radio Broadcasting Workshop - Music or  
RTVF 247D Radio Broadcasting Workshop - Programming  1

Total: 38
Recommended electives: Radio, Television and Film 245, 249A, 249B, 249C, 249D, 270, 290.

Associate of Science Degree: VIDEO PRODUCTION area of specialization


COURSES REQUIRED FOR THE MAJOR:UNITS
RTVF 100 Introduction To Radio and Television or
JOUR 202 Introduction to Mass Communication or
DJRN 100 Mass Media in the Digital Age3
RTVF 107 Audio Production3
RTVF 118 Television Studio Operations3
RTVF 140 Radio and TV Newswriting
3
RTVF 160 Introduction to Cinema
3
Complete the following courses for emphasis in radio:
RTVF 105 Media Performance
3
RTVF 115 Radio and Television Management Principles  3
RTVF 123 Advanced Television Production 3
RTVF 124 Electronic Field Production 3
RTVF 125 Advanced Television and Video Production or 
RTVF 146 The TV News Field Report 3
RTVF 126 Art Direction for Film and Television or 
RTVF 128 Lighting for Television and Film 3
RTVF 127 Basic TV Production Switcher Operation 0.5
DMPR 151 Introduction to Multimedia or 
DMPR 153 Introduction to Nonlinear Editing 3

Total: 36.5
Recommended electives: Radio, Television and Film 245, 246A, 246B, 246C, 246D, 270, 290; Photography 105.

Associate in Science Degree: broadcast news area of specialization

COURSES REQUIRED FOR THE MAJOR:UNITS
RTVF 100 Introduction To Radio and Television or
JOUR 202 Introduction to Mass Communication or
DJRN 100 Mass Media in the Digital Age3
RTVF 107 Audio Production3
RTVF 118 Television Studio Operations3
RTVF 140 Radio and TV Newswriting
3
RTVF 160 Introduction to Cinema
3
Complete the following courses for emphasis in radio:
RTVF 105 Media Performance
3
RTVF 121 Performance for Television 3
RTVF 124 Electronic Field Production 3
RTVF 141 Radio News Production  4
RTVF 145 Television News Production 4
RTVF 146 The TV News Field Report 3
DMPR 153 Introduction to Nonlinear Editing 3

Total: 38
Recommended electives: Radio, Television and Film 123, 127, 245, 249A, 249B, 249C, 249D, 270; Computer Business Technology 101; Digital Media Production 151; Journalism 202.

Associate of Science Degree: media, management & marketing area of specialization

COURSES REQUIRED FOR THE MAJOR:UNITS
RTVF 100 Introduction To Radio and Television or
JOUR 202 Introduction to Mass Communication or
DJRN 100 Mass Media in the Digital Age3
RTVF 107 Audio Production3
RTVF 118 Television Studio Operations3
RTVF 140 Radio and TV Newswriting
3
RTVF 160 Introduction to Cinema
3
Complete the following courses for emphasis in radio:
RTVF 115 Radio and Television Management Principles
3
RTVF 130 Radio Programming 3
RTVF 132 Radio Remote Concert Production 2
RTVF 174 The Business of Media 3
RTVF 175 Radio and Television Sales 3
RTVF 176 Media Advertising Copy 1
BUSE 140 Business Law and the Legal Environment 3

Total: 33
Recommended electives: Radio, Television and Film 125, 245, 270, 290.

Associate in Science Degree: digital media production area of specialization

COURSES REQUIRED FOR THE MAJOR:UNITS
RTVF 100 Introduction To Radio and Television or
JOUR 202 Introduction to Mass Communication or
DJRN 100 Mass Media in the Digital Age3
RTVF 107 Audio Production3
RTVF 118 Television Studio Operations3
RTVF 140 Radio and TV Newswriting
3
RTVF 160 Introduction to Cinema
3
Complete the following courses for emphasis in radio:
DMPR 151 Introduction to Multimedia
3
DMPR 152 Sound Design and Digital Audio Post Production 3
DMPR 153 Introduction to Nonlinear Editing 3
DMPR 154 Game Design 3
DMPR 155 Advanced Nonlinear Editing 3
DMPR 156 Video Special Effects 3
DMPR 157 Advanced Multimedia Production 3

Total: 36
Recommended electives: Art - Fine Art 155A, 210A; Art - Graphic Design 124; Computer and Information Science 114; Photography 105; Radio, Television and Film 270.