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TVR 1 SURVEY OF TELECOMMUNICATIONS 3.0
Overview of the telecommunications industry. History, law, business operations, economics, new technology, career opportunities and the future of the telecommunications industry. Recommended Comm 1. Total of 54 hours lecture.
Transfer Credit: CSU
 
TVR 2A FUNDAMENTALS OF AUDIO FOR MEDIA 3.0
Physics of sound and characteristics of human hearing as applied to digital sound recording and production techniques used in radio broadcasting and related fields, microphone use, audio mixing, digital (computer workstation) editing, sound quality evaluation, signal flow, equipment interfacing, cabling, field production, digital formats, audio signal processing and program continuity. Total of 36 hours lecture and 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU
 
TVR 2B RADIO BROADCAST MASTER CONTROL OPERATIONS 3.0
Prerequisite: TVR 2A.
Introduction to operation of radio broadcast master control facilities and studio control facilities, remote control systems, FCC rules and regulations, mathematical calculations relating to proper transmitter operation, program logs, remote control systems, remote pickup units, EAS system requirement, network and satellite operations, remote broadcasts and system level troubleshooting. Recommended Eltr 130 and high school algebra, Tech 107A or Eltn 109A. Total of 36 hours lecture and 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU
 
TVR 7 VIDEO CONTROLS LABORATORY 3.0
Introduction to video in a television studio environment. Operation of studio equipment including: cameras, lighting, audio, video switcher. Concepts of production and Advanced Television Systems Committee scanning. Total of 36 hours lecture and 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU
 
TVR 12 ANNOUNCING AND PERFORMING IN ELECTRONIC MEDIA 3.0
Performance for electronic media with emphasis on voice skills, communication of personality and ideas. Techniques for various microphones and environment. Recommended enrollment in Spch 3. Total of 54 hours lecture.
Transfer Credit: CSU
 
TVR 14A PRODUCTION TECHNIQUES FOR ELECTRONIC MEDIA 3.0
Recommended Preparation: TVR 2A and TVR 12.
Basic techniques of programming, writing, producing, directing and announcing. Recommended concurrent enrollment in TVR 15. Total of 54 hours lecture.
Transfer Credit: CSU
 
TVR 14B ADVANCED RADIO PRODUCTION 3.0
Prerequisite: TVR 14A.
Advanced projects in production: news, public affairs, documentary and music programs. Recommended enrollment in or completion of TVR 18. Total of 54 hours lecture and 18 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU
 
TVR 15 INTRODUCTION TO RADIO AND TELEVISION WRITING 3.0
Creative and structural elements of broadcast writing including advertising, station promos, documentary, news and various live and taped television program formats. Total of 54 hours lecture.
Transfer Credit: CSU
 
TVR 16A TELEVISION PRODUCTION 4.0
Recommended Preparation: TVR 7.
Concepts and practices in scripting, producing and directing a variety of television program formats for multi-camera studio production. Recommended concurrent enrollment in TVR 14A. Total of 72 hours lecture and 36 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU
 
TVR 16B TELEVISION PRODUCTION 4.0
Prerequisite: TVR 7 and TVR 16A
Advanced television studio production. Includes such projects as interviews, music videos, and dramatic scenes. Total of 54 hours lecture and 90 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU
 
TVR 17A TELEVISION AND FILM SCRIPT WRITING 3.0
Script analysis and construction. Marketing of dramatic material for television and film productions. Methods, devices and forms of script writing. Total of 54 hours lecture.
Transfer Credit: CSU
 
TVR 17B TELEVISION AND FILM SCRIPT WRITING 3.0
Prerequisite: TVR 17A.
Advanced script analysis, development and construction. Emphasis on solving problems in the writing process. Study and employment of various problem-solving approaches to rewriting and refinement of scripts. Total of 54 hours lecture.
Transfer Credit: CSU
 
TVR 18 RADIO AND TELEVISION NEWSWRITING 3.0
Writing and editing radio and television news. Opportunities to participate in writing news copy for Lancer Radio and cable television. Recommended Comm 1 or Jour 4A. Total of 54 hours lecture.
Transfer Credit: CSU
 
TVR 19 TELEVISION AND SOCIETY 3.0
The many dimensions of television; its role as a pervasive medium of mass communication; its effect on popular culture, attitudes, opinions and beliefs; guide to practical criticism. Total of 54 hours lecture.
Transfer Credit: CSU
 
TVR 21 ELECTRONIC MEDIA MANAGEMENT 3.0
Theory and practice of electronic media management. Advertising and other funding sources. Recommended enrollment in or completion of TVR 1. Total of 54 hours lecture.
Transfer Credit: CSU
 
TVR 24 ELECTRONIC NEWS GATHERING AND EDITING 3.0
Prerequisite: TVR 7 or 107.
Fundamentals and aesthetics of electronic news gathering (ENG),single camera shooting style and basic editing techniques. Recommended TVR 18 and Phot 21. Total of 36 hours lecture and 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU
 
TVR 102 TV CONTROLS LAB 2.0
Prerequisite: TVR 2A and enrollment in or completion of TVR 106C.
Practical experience in the use of TV controls; cameras, videotape, switchers, lighting, audio and teleline. Pass/no pass grading. Total of 108 hours laboratory.
 
TVR 103A ADVANCED AUDIO RECORDING TECHNIQUES 3.0
Prerequisite: TVR 2A.
Multi-channel recording techniques; studio set-ups; multitrack mixing systems; editing. Total of 36 hours lecture and 54 hours laboratory.
 
TVR 103B ADVANCED AUDIO RECORDING TECHNIQUES 3.0
Prerequisite: TVR 103A.
Multi-channel mixdown methods, signal processing, stereo imaging. Light studio maintenance. Total of 36 hours lecture and 54 hours laboratory.
 
TVR 104 LIVE SOUND REINFORCEMENT 3.0
Recommended Preparation: TVR 2A.
The elements of live sound reinforcement for front of house and monitor reinforcement including design and engineering, speaker and microphone types, placement of components, equalization methods, acoustics, wiring, AC power distribution, and mixing techniques. Emphasis on system engineering, component placement and mixing. Total of 54 hours lecture and 54 hours laboratory.
 
TVR 105 TELEVISION MASTER CONTROL OPERATIONS 1.0
Prerequisite: TVR 106B.
Experience in on-air television master control operations: Pasadena City College closed circuit television and community cable television head-end facility. Total of 18 hours lecture and 54 hours laboratory.
 
TVR 106A TELEVISION OPERATIONS 4.0
Definition, processing, distribution of audio and television signals, use of studio monitoring equipment and introduction to elementary test signals, FCC rules and regulations, color television scanning. Total of 72 hours lecture and 18 hours laboratory.
 
TVR 106B TELEVISION OPERATIONS 4.0
Modulation systems, magnetic tape theory and operation, system evaluation with test signals, video camera and encoding systems. Total of 72 hours lecture and 18 hours laboratory.
 
TVR 107 VIDEO STUDIO CONTROLS 5.0
Prerequisite: TVR 7.
Recommended Preparation: TVR 2A.
Theory and application of television studio equipment in production: lighting, cameras, switchers, electronic graphics, videotape recording, audio mixer, and monitoring equipment. Total of 72 hours lecture and 72 hours laboratory.
 
TVR 108 TELEVISION OPERATIONS 4.0
Prerequisite: TVR 107.
Definition, processing, distribution, and evaluation of television signals. Television system evaluation using standardized test signals and TV monitoring equipment. Total of 72 hours lecture and 18 hours laboratory.
 
TVR 110 BROADCAST CERTIFICATION REVIEW 3.0
Review of material necessary to pass the Society of Broadcast Engineers Certification: Broadcast Technologist. Includes basic electronics, AM/FM radio and television systems. Total of 54 hours lecture.
 
TVR 112 VOICE-OVER TECHNIQUES 3.0
Prerequisite: TVR 12 or audition.
Development of skills in narration, dubbing and looping films. Techniques for industry, education, entertainment media and commercials. Total of 54 hours lecture.
 
TVR 117 TELECOMMUNICATIONS WORKSHOP 1.0
Prerequisite: One of the following: TVR 2B, 14A, 16A, 107.
Faculty-selected projects permitting advanced students to work in any field of telecommunications. Total of 54 hours laboratory.
 
TVR 119 TELECOMMUNICATIONS WORKSHOP 3.0
Prerequisite: One of the following: TVR 2B, 14A, 16A, 107.
Faculty selected projects permitting advanced students to work in any field of telecommunications. Total of 162 hours laboratory.
 
TVR 120 TELECOMMUNICATIONS WORKSHOP 2.0
Prerequisite: One of the following: TVR 2B, 14A, 16A, 107.
Faculty selected projects permitting advanced students to work in any field of telecommunications. Total of 108 hours laboratory.
 
TVR 121 EQUIPMENT WORKSHOP 1.0
Prerequisite: One of the following: TVR 2B, 16A, 103B, 107.
Faculty selected projects for advanced work on selected equipment. Total of 9 hours lecture and 27 hours laboratory.
 
TVR 124 TELEVISION FIELD PRODUCTION 3.0
Prerequisite: TVR 16A, TVR 107.
Television production and operations techniques associated with field production. Total of 36 hours lecture and 54 hours laboratory.
 
TVR 125A TELEVISION DRAMA PRODUCTION 3.0
Prerequisite: TVR 7 or 107.
Techniques associated with three-camera production of dramatic scripts. Directing, blocking, scene breakdown, lighting and post-production. Production of television drama or comedy. Total of 18 hours lecture and 108 hours laboratory.
 
TVR 125B TELEVISION DRAMA PRODUCTION 3.0
Prerequisite: TVR 7 or 107.
Techniques associated with film-style production of dramatic scripts. Directing, blocking, scene breakdown, lighting and post-production. Production of television drama. Total of 18 hours lecture and 108 hours laboratory.
 
TVR 127 ADVANCED ELECTRONIC GRAPHICS 2.0
Prerequisite: TVR 7 or 16A.
Techniques of electronic graphic displays and animation with advanced video graphics equipment. Total of 18 hours lecture and 54 hours laboratory.
 
TVR 128A TV OPERATIONS INTERNSHIP 1.0
Prerequisite: TVR 107 and maintain enrollment in 7 units or more including internship.
Supervised, practical experience in an industry related professional environment. Pass/no pass grading. May not be taken concurrently with TVR 128B, C, D, E, F or TVR 129A, B, C, D, E, F. Total of 90 hours field practice.
 
TVR 128B RADIO OPERATIONS INTERNSHIP 1.0
Prerequisite: TVR 2B and maintain enrollment in 7 units or more including internship.
Supervised, practical experience in an industry related professional environment. Pass/no pass grading. May not be taken concurrently with TVR 128A, C, D, E, F or TVR 129A, B, C, D, E, F. Total of 90 hours field practice.
 
TVR 128C BROADCAST NEWS/ADMINISTRATION INTERNSHIP 1.0
Prerequisite: TVR 24 and maintain enrollment in 7 units or more including internship.
Supervised, practical experience in an industry related professional environment. Pass/no pass grading. May not be taken concurrently with TVR 128A, B, D, E, F or TVR 129A, B, C, D, E, F. Total of 90 hours field practice.
 
TVR 128D MUSIC RECORDING/AUDIO INTERNSHIP 1.0
Prerequisite: TVR 103A and maintain enrollment in 7 units or more including internship.
Supervised, practical experience in an industry related professional environment. Pass/no pass grading. May not be taken concurrently with TVR 128A, B, C, E, F or TVR 129A, B, C, D, E, F. Total of 90 hours field practice.
 
TVR 128E TELEVISION PRODUCTION INTERNSHIP 1.0
Prerequisite: TVR 16A and maintain enrollment in 7 units or more including internship.
Supervised, practical experience in an industry related professional environment. Pass/no pass grading. May not be taken concurrently with TVR 128A, B, C, D, F or TVR 129A, B, C, D, E, F. Total of 90 hours field practice.
 
TVR 128F RADIO PRODUCTION INTERNSHIP 1.0
Prerequisite: TVR 14A and maintain enrollment in 7 units or more including internship.
Supervised, practical experience in an industry related professional environment. Pass/no pass grading. May not be taken concurrently with TVR 128A, B, C, D, E or TVR 129A, B, C, D, E, F. Total of 90 hours field practice.
 
TVR 129A TV OPERATIONS INTERNSHIP 2.0
Prerequisite: TVR 107 and maintain enrollment in 7 units or more including internship.
Supervised practical experience in an industry related professional environment. Pass/no pass grading. May not be taken concurrently with TVR 128A, B, C, D, E, F or TVR 129B, C, D, E, F. Total of 180 hours field practice.
 
TVR 129B RADIO OPERATIONS INTERNSHIP 2.0
Prerequisite: TVR 2B and maintain enrollment in 7 units or more including internship.
Supervised practical experience in an industry related professional environment. Pass/no pass grading. May not be taken concurrently with TVR 128A, B, C, D, E, F or TVR 129A, C, D, E, F. Total of 180 hours field practice.
 
TVR 129C BROADCAST NEWS/ADMINISTRATION INTERNSHIP 2.0
Prerequisite: TVR 24 and maintain enrollment in 7 units or more including internship.
Supervised practical experience in an industry related professional environment. Pass/no pass grading. May not be taken concurrently with TVR 128A, B, C, D, E, F or TVR 129A, B, D, E, F. Total of 180 hours field practice.
 
TVR 129D MUSIC RECORDING/AUDIO INTERNSHIP 2.0
Prerequisite: TVR 103A and maintain enrollment in 7 units or more including internship.
Supervised practical experience in an industry related professional environment. Pass/no pass grading. May not be taken concurrently with TVR 128A, B, C, D, E, F or TVR 129A, B, C, E, F. Total of 180 hours field practice.
 
TVR 129E TELEVISION PRODUCTION INTERNSHIP 2.0
Prerequisite: TVR 16A and maintain enrollment in 7 units or more including internship.
Supervised practical experience in an industry related professional environment. Pass/no pass grading. May not be taken concurrently with TVR 128A, B, C, D, E, F or TVR 129A, B, C, D, F. Total of 180 hours field practice.
 
TVR 129F RADIO PRODUCTION INTERNSHIP 2.0
Prerequisite: TVR 14A and maintain enrollment in 7 units or more including internship.
Supervised practical experience in an industry related professional environment. Pass/no pass grading. May not be taken concurrentl with TVR 128A, B, C, D, E, F or TVR 129A, B, C, D, E. Total of 180 hours field practice.
 
TVR 131 ADVANCED TELEVISION OPERATIONS/PRODUCTION 2.0
Prerequisite: One of the following: TVR 2B, 16A, 24, 107.
Supervised instruction at state-of-the-art professional television facilities. Total of 108 hours laboratory.
 
TVR 141A DIGITAL NON-LINEAR VIDEO EDITING 3.0
Prerequisite: TVR 7.
Introductory theory and application of editing techniques using the Avid Editing System. Study of the editing process. Digitizing, and editing scenes. No credit if taken after TVR 141. Total of 36 hours lecture and 54 hours laboratory.
 
TVR 141B DIGITAL NON-LINEAR VIDEO EDITING 3.0
Prerequisite: TVR 141A or placement based on the TVR assessment process.
Intermediate theory and application of editing techniques using the Avid Editing System. Critical analysis of the editing process. Editing complex scenes. Creating visual effects. Introduction to editing system troubleshooting. Total of 36 hours lecture and 54 hours laboratory.
 
TVR 142 ADVANCED NON-LINEAR EFFECTS EDITING 3.0
Prerequisite: TVR 141A.
Advanced visual effects editing using the Avid Editing System. Create, enhance, modify and treat stills, motion graphics and titling sequences (Adobe Photoshop and Adobe After Effects). Troubleshoot system and peripheral devices and software. Total of 36 hours lecture and 54 hours laboratory.
 
TVR 143 DIGITAL AUDIO WORKSTATION SKILLS 3.0
Prerequisite: TVR 2A or 141A.
Theory and application of digital audio workstations used in media production and postproduction. Developing proficiency using Digidesign's Pro Tools in a project based learning environment. Total of 36 hours lecture and 54 hours laboratory.
 
TVR 144 DIGITAL NON-LINEAR ASSISTANT EDITING 3.0
Introductory theory and application of assistant editing techniques using the Avid Editing System. Study and practical application of the assistant editing process. System setup, project setup, various inputting techniques, transcoding, project organization skills, various online mixing, exporting and outputting skills and techniques. Total of 36 hours lecture and 54 hours laboratory.
 
TVR 147 DIGITAL BROADCAST STUDIO FACILITIES 3.0
Prerequisite: Eltn 31 or 131; Eltn 32 or 132; TVR 2B.
Planning, design specification and installation of digital audio studios for the broadcast services; setup and test evaluation of digital audio equipment; wiring, terminations, and documentation; electrical codes, workmanship and safety issues. Use and installation of satellite receivers, Remote Pickup Unit receivers, telephone interfaces, Emergency Alert Systems, transmitter remote controls, transmitter logging equipment and microphones. Configuration and use of computers typically used in digital studios. May not be taken concurrently with or after Eltn 147. Total of 36 hours lecture and 54 hours laboratory.