Media Studies

 Updated 6/23/15

M ST 125
Introduction to Sports Announcing (1)
Learn about the history of Sports Broadcasting. Specific duties of announcers as well as technical knowledge, current trends, career paths, legal and ethical issues of Sports Broadcasting will be covered during the quarter.

M ST 126
Sports Announcing for Football (C) (1)
Learn and apply the basic skills and knowledge required of today's football announcers. This course will emphasize practical tips, ideas and theories that will help you on your way to becoming a quality football announcer.

M ST 127
Sports Announcing for Basketball (1)
Learn and apply the basic skills and knowledge required of today's basketball announcers. This course will emphasize practical tips, ideas and theories that will help you on your way to becoming a quality basketball announcer.

M ST 128
Sports Announcing for Baseball (1)
Learn and apply the basic skills and knowledge required of today's baseball announcers. This course will emphasize practical tips, ideas and theories that will help you on your way to becoming a quality baseball announcer.

M ST 158
Studio & Outdoor Lighting for Television & Film (2)
Discover the basic principles and techniques of lighting television and film sets in both indoor and outdoor situations.

M ST 159
Stagecraft for Television and Film (2)
Designed specifically for television and film majors, this class introduces students to the basic tools, materials, equipment and techniques used in the design and building of television and film sets.

M ST 190
Cooperative Work Experience (1-12)
Cooperative Work Experience allows students to apply classroom learning to on-the-job settings. Credit is earned for new and continued learning taking place in the work environment. Reaching set learning objectives and development of positive work habits are emphasized. The Cooperative Education Coordinator and employees arrange Cooperative Work Experience. 60-360 hours on-the-job per quarter. Prerequisite: Enrollment in a Work Experience Seminar (BTEC 191-194) is required of Co-op students. You may take the Work Experience Seminar before or in the same quarter as the Co-op course. Instructor permission required.

M ST 220
Introduction to Broadcast News and Production (4)
Learn basic media news writing, produce and broadcast news and feature stories on both radio and television. Some media production techniques will be covered during the quarter.

M ST 225
Introduction to Telecommunications (5)
The field of telecommunications is constantly changing and affecting the way we live our lives. Learn about the history, social impact, moral, ethical issues and philosophies of telecommunications in our society.

M ST 230
Intro to Radio Broadcasting (C) (5)
As an introduction to radio broadcasting you will learn about programming philosophies, announcing skills, production techniques, copy writing and the FCC rules and regulations that apply to the industry.

M ST 231
Advanced Radio Broadcasting (3)
Learn strategies to research and prepare material for broadcast. The use of promotions and contests to increase station ratings also will be covered.

M ST 260
Intro to TV & Video Production for the Electroni (5)
Learn studio and control room operations, field and studio camera techniques, basic script writing and video editing. At the end of the quarter students will be able to write, produce and edit short videos.

M ST 261
Adv TV & Video Production for Electronic Media (5)
Improve editing skills while producing documentary and music videos. Advanced camera, editing, studio and field production techniques will be covered. Students will also take part in producing live college basketball games.

M ST 262
Television Production (5)
Students will write, direct, produce and edit video packages and participate as crew members in producing classmate's video projects.

M ST 271
Radio Broadcasting Internship (1)
Practice and perfect your announcing skills on the campus radio station KCED FM. Prerequisite: M ST 230, 231 or instructor permission.

M ST 272
Radio Broadcasting Internship (2)
Practice and perfect your announcing skills on the campus radio station KCED FM. Prerequisite: MST 230, 231 or instructor permission.

M ST 273
Radio Broadcasting Internship (3)
Practice and perfect your announcing skills on the campus radio station KCED FM. Prerequisite: M ST 230, 231 or instructor permission.

M ST 274
Radio Broadcasting Internship (4)
Practice and perfect your announcing skills on the campus radio station KCED FM. Prerequisite: M ST 230, 231 or permission of the instructor.

M ST 281
TV Broadcasting Internship (1)
Designed for students who wish to produce independent video projects outside of the classroom environment. Permission of instructor required. Prerequisite: M ST 260, 261, 262.