Through collaborations with professionals in the field as well as other students, internships, classroom teaching and hands-on experience, you'll immerse yourself in broadcast media techniques, single-camera production, writing, directing and producing creative content for film, ratio, television and the internet.
This deep set of proficiencies in multiple areas will increase your marketability in a dynamic industry. From streaming content for media web sites, to corporate videography, news, sports and entertainment, you'll graduate with a distinct set of state-of-the-art skills that an education in a traditional broadcast program doesn't provide.
By the time you complete the academic and internship requirements for your Broadcast & Streaming Media degree, you will be able to:
- Evaluate and critique traditional broadcast and streaming media communication practices both holistically and in terms of their component parts, namely: audio, video, scripting, production and editing.
- Identify and anticipate societal trends in communication, especially as they impact the future of streaming media.
- Apply legal concepts specific to communication issues to situations potentially arising in their professional practices, and generally apply ethical values that guide media practices and professional standards.
- Identify various audience segments, and show evidence of being able to adapt to those audiences.
- Design and implement hands-on, field based streaming media projects in partnership with community clients from both for-profit and non-profit organizations.
- Appropriately select and effectively use video and audio technology and field production equipment to produce deliverables that meet project/client demands and industry standards.
- Synthesize business, marketing and advertising contexts and concerns with the technical aspects of producing media.
- Frame broadcast and streaming media practices from design/aesthetic and critical/theoretical perspectives.
- Produce sophisticated deliverables for clients in a variety of areas, namely: corporate/industrial, informational/educational and commercial/promotional.
- Plan for implementation of a project from idea to completion from both the technical and practical perspectives (planning, budgeting, scripting, etc.)