Radio Broadcast News Certificate

Division: Technology and Engineering

PROGRAM CODE: 2C36478A

The Radio Broadcast News Certificate provides the background and skills needed for an entry-level position as a reporter, broadcaster and producer in the Radio Broadcast News industry. Upon completion of this certificate program a student will be prepared for an entry-level position as a reporter, broadcaster and producer in the Radio Broadcast News industry. This certificate requires the completion of 18 units of which 15 are in required courses. An additional 3 units must be chosen from restricted electives. A grade of C or better is required in each course taken. There are 15 units of required courses and 3 units of restricted electives.

Required Courses (15 units):
CRTV 122 FAudio Production Techniques3
CRTV 129 FBroadcast News3
CRTV 130 FBroadcast Audio Production3
CRTV 135 F Broadcast TV and Radio Announcing3
CRTV 139 F Intermediate Broadcast News3
Restricted Electives (3 units):3
Traffic Reporting3
Advanced Broadcast News3
Documentary Filmmaking3
Interpersonal Communication3
Mass Media Survey3
Total Units18

Outcome 1: Compose an employment package for entry-level employment in the radio broadcast news industry as a radio news reporter, traffic reporter and radio news producer.