Undergraduate Course Catalog 2004-2005

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RADIO AND TELEVISION/BACHELOR OF ARTS

Total Credit Hours: 128
Major Credit Hours: 47

The Radio and Television Broadcasting major is designed for students seeking careers in commercial, educational and industrial broadcasting. Majors gain a working knowledge in all phases of creative and technical production of radio and television programs. Students also have the opportunity to work on WLRA radio and the Lewis University Television Network. The minor offers practical knowledge to students pursuing careers in many other fields, including education or business.

I. Core Courses (42)
10-100 Introduction to Mass Media (3)
10-101 Information Search Strategies (3)
10-119 Introduction to Radio (3)
10-202 Broadcasting in America (3)
10-220 Introduction to Television (3)
10-352 Broadcast Management (3)
10-355 Electronics and Engineering (3)
10-365 Broadcast Writing (3)
10-400 Mass Media Law (3)
10-435 Corporate Media Operations (3)
10-455 Television Directing (3)
10-456 Mass Media Research Methods (3)
10-480 Mass Media Ethics (3)
10-498 Internship (3)

II. Select (5) hours from the following areas (or any advisor-approved electives):
10-219 Advanced Radio (3)
10-260 Business and Professional Speaking (3)
10-326 Sports Broadcasting (3)
10-380 Multimedia Production I (3)
10-382 Web Design (3)
10-422 Radio Practicum (1)
10-426 Special Topics in Media (3)
10-453 Advanced Television (3)
10-454 Video Tape Editing (3)
10-457 Nonlinear Editing (3)
10-458 Multimedia Production II (3)
22-213 Voice and Diction (3)

III. The advanced writing requirement for the Radio and Television Broadcasting major is fulfilled by completion of Mass Media Law (10-400) with a minimum grade of C.