Publishing Specialization - Broadcast

A Focused Area of Study for Broadcast & Streaming Media Majors

Publishing is in desperate need of new ideas and new media skills.  If you choose to enhance your Broadcast & Streaming Media degree with a specialization in Publishing, you can further enhance your learning and skill sets, and build a portfolio that can jumpstart your career into the publishing industry.

The Publishing specialization is set up around the WRT 346: Publishing in the 21st Century course, a project-based class that offers real-world experience in working with clients on publishing projects that may include traditional books, ebooks and website, and may involve editing, design, illustration, marketing, social media and event planning.

  • Gain a hands-on experience working with clients in the community on publishing projects
  • Learn professionalism by managing time, materials and information, as it reveals motivation, attitude and work ethic
  • Gain an understanding of the book production process, its sequence and schedules
  • Learn how to conceive a publishing strategy that incorporates appropriate current technologies
  • Learn how to select and use video and audio technology and field production equipment to produce deliverables that meet client/project demands and industry standards
  • Gain knowledge in sophisticated deliverables for clients in a variety of areas, namely: corporate/ industrial, informational/educational and commercial/promotional
  • Be able to plan for implementation of a project from idea to completion from both the technical and practical perspectives

Courses in this Specialization Currently Include:

    Choose one of the following courses outside of your area of study: