Portland Community College | Portland, Oregon

Course Number:
MM 265
Course Title:
Broadcast II
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Course Description

Produces productions for PCC-TV and Portland community. Extended development in broadcast television workflow and techniques. Prerequisites: MM 264. Audit available.

Intended Outcomes for the course

The student will be able to: 
 Develop broadcast television productions and live events.    
 Prepare and use the tools, equipment, and coordination of broadcast  TV.        
 Practice professional set etiquette.        
 Produce media content for television to connect and distribute projects to the   

Course Activities and Design

The material in this course will be presented in a classroom 
lecture/discussion/demonstration format, and in class hands€on exercises. 
There will be short assignments weekly, which may be partially completed in€class. Also, 
a longer assignment, which demonstrates techniques and skills, developed in the course.

Outcome Assessment Strategies

Projects will be the major criteria for evaluation. Emphasis will be placed on creativity, 
presentations, meeting assigned deadlines, and participation in critiques. Additional 
methods of assessment may include quizzes, exercises, assignments, and attendance.

Course Content (Themes, Concepts, Issues and Skills)

Themes: Connecting with Portland community to produce video programming.  
Concepts: Studio and live event communication.  
Issues: Visual communication, safety.  
Skills: Studio and live event workflow.