Five Towns College 2019-2020 Catalog 
  
    Oct 19, 2019  
Five Towns College 2019-2020 Catalog

Mass Communication, Broadcasting Concentration, B.S.


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Mass Communication Proram
Broadcasting Concentration
Bachelor of Science (B.S.) Degree
HEGIS Code: 0601.00
Inventory of Registered Program Code: 27401

The Broadcasting Concentration is designed to build upon the major proficiencies acquired by students pursuing a career related to television and radio broadcast media production. The Broadcasting concentration adds specialized proficiencies that focus on broadcasting as a career, cultural influence, and form of individual and collective expression. Graduates of the Broadcasting Concentration are prepared for careers such as on-camera personality, production manager, radio producer, studio floor manager, television writer, video editor, videographer, and video producer.

Broadcasting Concentration

BRD 102 - Broadcast Fundamentals; Credits: 3  
BRD 201 - Voice and Diction; Credits: 3  
BRD 212 - Broadcast Announcing; Credits: 3  
BRD 312 - Broadcast Programming; Credits: 3  
BRD ___ Broadcast Concentration Elective 300 - 400 (1); Credits: 3      
 BRD ___ Broadcast Concentration Elective 300 - 400 (2); Credits: 3  
 BRD ___ Broadcast Concentration Elective 300 - 400 (3); Credits: 3  
BRD ___ Broadcast Concentration Elective 300 - 400 (4); Credits: 3  
Total Concentration Credits: 24

Recommended Sequence of Courses

Course Code
Course Name
Credits
 
Semester 1
 
ENG 101   English Composition 1    3   
MAC 101   Mass Communication    3   
MAC 121   Fundamental Communication Lab 1    3   
SPE ___   Oral Communication Competency Elective    3   
VID 131   Television Workshop    3   
  Total 15
 
Semester 2
 
BRD 102  Broadcast Fundamentals  3 
BUS 275   Social Media Concepts and Practice    3   
ENG 102   English Composition 2    3   
MAC 122   Fundamental Communication Lab 2    3   
MAC 150   Introduction to Live Sound    3   
  Total 15
 
Semester 3
 
ENG 202   Broadcast Newswriting and Reporting    3   
BRD 201   Voice and Diction    3   
MAC 202   History and Application of Media Law    3   
MAC 221   Intermediate Communication Lab 3    3   
MAC 290   Digital Media Art    3   
  Total 15
 
Semester 4
 
ENG ___   Writing Elective    3   
HIS 201   Contemporary Issues    3   
MAC 222   Intermediate Communication Lab 4    3   
MAC 280   Digital Portfolio  3   
MAC 299   Radio Broadcasting and Operations   3 
  Total 15
 
Semester 5
 
BRD 212  Broadcast Announcing   3 
BRD ___      Broadcast Concentration Elective 300 - 400 (1)     3   
MAC 211  Broadcast Journalism  3 
MAC 301   New and Emerging Media    3   
MAC 321   Advanced Communication Lab 5    3   
  Total 15
 
Semester 6
 
BRD 312  Broadcast Programming  3 
BRD ___  Broadcast Concentration Elective 300 - 400 (2)    3  
ENG 203   Journalism     3   
MAC 322   Advanced Communication Lab 6    3   
PSY 101  General Psychology  3 
        
  Total 15
 
Semester 7
 
BRD ___  Broadcast Concentration Elective 300 - 400 (3)    3  
LAS ___  Liberal Arts and Science Elective (1)  3 
LAS ___   Liberal Arts and Science Elective (2)    3   
MAC 302  Media Ethics and Criticism  3 
SOC 361  Mass Media and Society  3 
  Total 15
 
Semester 8
 
BRD ___  Broadcast Concentration Elective 300 - 400 (4)    3  
LAS ___   Liberal Arts and Science Elective (3)    3   
MAT ___  Quantitative Competency Elective  3 
SCI ___   Scientific Competency Elective    3   
SOC 351   Social Problems  (Diversity Competency) 3   
  Total 15
 
Total Program
120

 

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