COM* 241

Designed to familiarize students with video production concepts, ideas, and techniques beyond the elementary understanding of the process.  This is a hands-on course; each student or team produces a variety of finished programs.  The focus is on live studio production, with limited post-production.  Students work in teams.  Includes review of instruction in the use of all college video production equipment, including cameras, and recording, switching, editing and post-production equipment; instructional design, production outlining, scriptwriting, narrative structures and news, and post-production techniques; introduction to Video Toaster and graphic design; and extensive experience producing studio-based programs.  Intended for students having a working knowledge of TV equipment.