Information about this exciting field:
Great television productions don’t just happen. There are skilled professionals behind the scenes of this multi-faceted industry who design, plan, and produce the shows, documentaries, films, and broadcasts we watch on our flat screens, computers, and portable electronic devices. Planning, staging, lighting, field production, and post-production come together in perfect symmetry to create the programs we all love to watch!
Is this program for me?
Are you known as a “high energy” person who works well with both people and technology? Do you adapt well when situations and plans change, when deadlines must be met, when detailed instructions are mixed with lofty creative expectations? If so, this program might be the one for you. Here are some qualities and skills that are essential for the successful Television Production Technology graduate:
- Creativity/eye for detail
- Technologically savvy
- Ability to plan, organize, and prioritize
- Team player
- Able to meet tight deadlines
- Clear verbal and written communication
- Introduction to Television Production
- Introduction to Digital Post Production
- Writing for Broadcast
- Intermediate Multi-Camera Production
Video Projects Produced By CTC Students
Where might I find a job?
Jobs in the television production field are varied and may entail working on video, audio, lighting, animation, and non-linear editing. Advertising and public relations firms, in addition to broadcast media outlets and video production companies, may be interested in the skills of a Television Production Technology graduate.
Bureau of Labor Statistics
Television Production Technology courses are offered at the Mountain View Campus.
- Ian Feinberg
- James Townley
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