Colleges > College of Liberal Arts & Social Sciences > Jack J. Valenti School of Communication > Media Production, B.A.
Students will acquire the ability to create communications using audio, video, motion picture, photography and computer graphics techniques. An appreciation and ethical concern for the professional values and effects on an audience of utilizing such techniques will accompany both practical and theoretical instruction. Skills needed to perform the research and writing functions that precede actual production of media programs as well as performance studies are included.
This degree program provides the preparation for internships and entry-level positions available in a wide variety of careers that require media production knowledge and skills, and the foundation for advancement in those fields.
To successfully complete the Media Production, BA degree, students will complete a minimum of 120 credit hours, including the 39 credit hours detailed below. Students have a choice of four concentrations within the degree program: General Media Production, Broadcast Television, Sports Production or Digital Cinematography.