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TVR 1 SURVEY OF TELECOMMUNICATIONS 3 Units

Prerequisite(s): None.
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 Grading: Letter Grade Only

   #2350  1:35pm- 3:10pm MW      Lecture W206   SHEPPO M    

TVR 2A FUNDAMENTALS OF AUDIO FOR MEDIA 3 Units

Prerequisite(s): None.
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 Grading: Letter Grade Only

   #0659  8:00am- 1:30pm Sat     LecLab  C107   KELLY S L   
   #1052  9:20am-10:25am MW      LecLab  C117   CARTER S A  
       & 10:25am-   Noon MW              C107   CARTER S A  
   #2359  7:00pm- 9:15pm Tu      LecLab  C107   JOHNSON D N 
       &  7:00pm-10:20pm Th              C107   DEATRICK SW 
   #2357  7:00pm- 9:15pm Tu      LecLab  C107   JOHNSON D N 
       &  7:00pm-10:20pm W               C107   JOHNSON D N 

TVR 2B RADIO BROADCAST MASTER CONTROL OPERATIONS 3 Units

Prerequisite(s): 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 Eltrn 130 and high school algebra, Tech 107A or Eltrn 109A. Total of 36 hours lecture and 54 hours laboratory. Transfer Credit: CSU Grading: Letter Grade Only

   #2360  1:35pm- 4:15pm MW      Lecture C107   EIDEM S     

TVR 7 VIDEO CONTROLS LABORATORY 3 Units

Prerequisite(s): None.
Introduction to video in a television studio environment. Operation of studio equipment including: cameras, lighting, audio, video switcher. Concepts of production and National Television Systems Committee scanning. Maximum credit 6 units, 3 units each semester. Total of 36 hours lecture and 54 hours laboratory. Transfer Credit: CSU Grading: Letter Grade Only

   #2361  1:35pm- 3:50pm M       LecLab  C125   PORRECA C M 
       &  1:35pm- 4:55pm W               C125   PORRECA C M 
   #2362  7:00pm- 9:15pm Tu      LecLab  C125   PORRECA CL  
       &  7:00pm-10:20pm Th              C125   PORRECA CL  

TVR 12 ANNOUNCING AND PERFORMING IN ELECTRONIC MEDIA 3 Units

Performance for electronic media with emphasis on voice skills, communication of personality and ideas. Techniques for various microphones and environment. Recommended enrollment in Speech 3. Total of 54 hours lecture. Formerly Telcm 12. Transfer Credit: CSU Grading: Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass

   #2365  2:35pm- 4:10pm TuTh    Lecture C117   BARKER S    

TVR 14A PRODUCTION TECHNIQUES FOR ELECTRONIC MEDIA 3 Units

Prerequisite(s): None.
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 Grading: Letter Grade Only

   #2367  1:35pm- 3:10pm MW      Lecture C117   BARKER S    

TVR 15 INTRODUCTION TO RADIO AND TELEVISION WRITING 3 Units

Prerequisite(s): None.
Creative and structural elements of broadcast writing including advertising, station promos, documentary, news and various live and taped television program formats. Maximum credit 6 units, 3 units each semester. Total of 54 hours lecture. Transfer Credit: CSU Grading: Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass

   #0700  3:10pm- 4:45pm MW      Lecture C117   BARKER S    

TVR 16A TELEVISION PRODUCTION 4 Units

Prerequisite(s): None.
Corequisite(s): none
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 Grading: Letter Grade Only
#2371  8:40am-   Noon TuTh    LecLab  C125   BARKER S    
No. 237l: Students must arrive to class at 7:00 am four or five times during the semester to set up their projects.
#2370  9:15am-12:35pm MW      LecLab  C125   NAYLOR B M  
No. 2370: Students must arrive to class at 7:30 am four or five times during the semester to set up their projects.


TVR 16B TELEVISION PRODUCTION 4 Units

Prerequisite(s): TVR 7 and TVR 16A
Advanced television studio production. Includes such projects as interviews, music videos, and dramatic scenes. Maximum credit 8 units, 4 units each semester. Total of 54 hours lecture and 90 hours laboratory. Transfer Credit: CSU Grading: Letter Grade Only

   #0669  1:00pm- 5:25pm Tu      LecLab  C125   NAYLOR B M  
       &  1:00pm- 5:25pm Th              C125   NAYLOR B M  

TVR 17A TELEVISION AND FILM SCRIPT WRITING 3 Units

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 Grading: Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass

   #2716  9:00am-12:20pm Sat     Lecture V200   CURRAN K J  
   #1829  1:35pm- 3:10pm MW      Lecture C116   NAYLOR B M  

TVR 21 ELECTRONIC MEDIA MANAGEMENT 3 Units

Theory and practice of electronic media management. Advertising and other funding sources. Recommended enrollment in or completion of TVR 1. Maximum credit 6 units, 3 units each semester. Total of 54 hours lecture. Transfer Credit: CSU Grading: Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass

   #2167 10:25am-   Noon MW      Lecture V208   SHEPPO M    

TVR 24 ELECTRONIC NEWS GATHERING AND EDITING 3 Units

Prerequisite(s): TVR 7 or 107.
Fundamentals and aesthetics of electronic news gathering (ENG),single camera shooting style and basic editing techniques. Recommended TVR 18 and Photo 21. Total of 36 hours lecture and 54 hours laboratory. Transfer Credit: CSU Grading: Letter Grade Only

   #2121  7:00pm- 9:40pm TuTh    LecLab  C124   COMBS J     

TVR 104 LIVE SOUND REINFORCEMENT 3 Units

Prerequisite(s): None.
Corequisite(s): None.
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. Maximum credit 6 units, 3 units each semester. Total of 54 hours lecture and 54 hours laboratory. Grading: Letter Grade Only

   #0427  7:00pm- 8:40pm M       LecLab  C103   DEATRICK SW 
       &  8:40pm-10:20pm M               C230   DEATRICK SW 
       &                 TBA             C103   DEATRICK SW 

TVR 107 VIDEO STUDIO CONTROLS 5 Units

Prerequisite(s): 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. Maximum credit 10 units, 5 units each semester. Total of 72 hours lecture and 72 hours laboratory. Grading: Letter Grade Only

   #2383  7:00am-11:25am MW      LecLab  C125   PORRECA C M 
   #2384  7:30am-11:55am Tu      LecLab  C125   PORRECA C M 
       &  7:30am-10:50am Th              C125   PORRECA C M 
       & 10:50am-11:55am Th              C125   PORRECA C M 

TVR 108 TELEVISION OPERATIONS 4 Units

Prerequisite(s): 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. Grading: Letter Grade Only

   #1042  7:00pm-10:20pm M       LecLab  C116   KELLY S L   
       &  7:00pm- 9:15pm W               C116   KELLY S L   

TVR 128A TV OPERATIONS INTERNSHIP 1 Unit

Prerequisite(s): TVR 107 and maintain enrollment in 7 units or more including internship.
Supervised, practical experience in an industry related professional environment. Maximum credit 2 units, 1 unit each semester. 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. Grading: Pass/No Pass Only

Students will be required to attend a monthly meeting, time to be arranged within the first two weeks of the semester. Internships are reserved for advanced PCC TVR students enrolled in one of the Certificate Programs.

   #1556                 TBA     FLD     C121   NAYLOR B M  

TVR 128B RADIO OPERATIONS INTERNSHIP 1 Unit

Prerequisite(s): TVR 2B and maintain enrollment in 7 units or more including internship.
Supervised, practical experience in an industry related professional environment. Maximum credit 2 units, 1 unit each semester. 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. Grading: Pass/No Pass Only

Students will be required to attend a monthly meeting, time to be arranged within the first two weeks of the semester. Internships are reserved for advanced PCC TVR students enrolled in one of the Certificate Programs.

   #1559                 TBA     FLD     C121   NAYLOR B M  

TVR 128C BROADCAST NEWS/ADMINISTRATION INTERNSHIP 1 Unit

Prerequisite(s): TVR 24 and maintain enrollment in 7 units or more including internship.
Supervised, practical experience in an industry related professional environment. Maximum credit 2 units, 1 unit each semester. 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. Grading: Pass/No Pass Only

Students will be required to attend a monthly meeting, time to be arranged within the first two weeks of the semester. Internships are reserved for advanced PCC TVR students enrolled in one of the Certificate Programs.

   #1564                 TBA     FLD     C121   NAYLOR B M  

TVR 128D MUSIC RECORDING/AUDIO INTERNSHIP 1 Unit

Prerequisite(s): TVR 103A and maintain enrollment in 7 units or more including internship.
Supervised, practical experience in an industry related professional environment. Maximum credit 2 units, 1 unit each semester. 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. Grading: Pass/No Pass Only

Students will be required to attend a monthly meeting, time to be arranged within the first two weeks of the semester. Internships are reserved for advanced PCC TVR students enrolled in one of the Certificate Programs.

   #1581                 TBA     FLD     C121   NAYLOR B M  

TVR 128E TELEVISION PRODUCTION INTERNSHIP 1 Unit

Prerequisite(s): TVR 16A and maintain enrollment in 7 units or more including internship.
Supervised, practical experience in an industry related professional environment. Maximum credit 2 units, 1 unit each semester. 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. Grading: Pass/No Pass Only

Students will be required to attend a monthly meeting, time to be arranged within the first two weeks of the semester. Internships are reserved for advanced PCC TVR students enrolled in one of the Certificate Programs.

   #1586                 TBA     FLD     C121   NAYLOR B M  

TVR 128F RADIO PRODUCTION INTERNSHIP 1 Unit

Prerequisite(s): TVR 14A and maintain enrollment in 7 units or more including internship.
Supervised, practical experience in an industry related professional environment. Maximum credit 2 units, 1 unit each semester. 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. Grading: Pass/No Pass Only

Students will be required to attend a monthly meeting, time to be arranged within the first two weeks of the semester. Internships are reserved for advanced PCC TVR students enrolled in one of the Certificate Programs.

   #1593                 TBA     FLD     C121   NAYLOR B M  

TVR 129A TV OPERATIONS INTERNSHIP 2 Units

Prerequisite(s): TVR 107 and maintain enrollment in 7 units or more including internship.
Supervised practical experience in an industry related professional environment. Maximum credit 4 units, 2 units each semester. 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. Grading: Pass/No Pass Only

Students will be required to attend a monthly meeting, time to be arranged within the first two weeks of the semester. Internships are reserved for advanced PCC TVR students enrolled in one of the Certificate Programs.

   #1594                 TBA     FLD     C121   NAYLOR B M  

TVR 129B RADIO OPERATIONS INTERNSHIP 2 Units

Prerequisite(s): TVR 2B and maintain enrollment in 7 units or more including internship.
Supervised practical experience in an industry related professional environment. Maximum credit 4 units, 2 units each semester. 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. Grading: Pass/No Pass Only

Students will be required to attend a monthly meeting, time to be arranged within the first two weeks of the semester. Internships are reserved for advanced PCC TVR students enrolled in one of the Certificate Programs.

   #1602                 TBA     FLD     C121   NAYLOR B M  

TVR 129C BROADCAST NEWS/ADMINISTRATION INTERNSHIP 2 Units

Prerequisite(s): TVR 24 and maintain enrollment in 7 units or more including internship.
Supervised practical experience in an industry related professional environment. Maximum credit 4 units, 2 units each semester. 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. Grading: Pass/No Pass Only

Students will be required to attend a monthly meeting, time to be arranged within the first two weeks of the semester. Internships are reserved for advanced PCC TVR students enrolled in one of the Certificate Programs.

   #1621                 TBA     FLD     C121   NAYLOR B M  

TVR 129D MUSIC RECORDING/AUDIO INTERNSHIP 2 Units

Prerequisite(s): TVR 103A and maintain enrollment in 7 units or more including internship.
Supervised practical experience in an industry related professional environment. Maximum credit 4 units, 2 units each semester. 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. Grading: Pass/No Pass Only

Students will be required to attend a monthly meeting, time to be arranged within the first two weeks of the semester. Internships are reserved for advanced PCC TVR students enrolled in one of the Certificate Programs.

   #1626                 TBA     FLD     C121   NAYLOR B M  

TVR 129E TELEVISION PRODUCTION INTERNSHIP 2 Units

Prerequisite(s): TVR 16A and maintain enrollment in 7 units or more including internship.
Supervised practical experience in an industry related professional environment. Maximum credit 4 units, 2 units each semester. 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. Grading: Pass/No Pass Only

Students will be required to attend a monthly meeting, time to be arranged within the first two weeks of the semester. Internships are reserved for advanced PCC TVR students enrolled in one of the Certificate Programs.

   #1629                 TBA     FLD     C121   NAYLOR B M  

TVR 129F RADIO PRODUCTION INTERNSHIP 2 Units

Prerequisite(s): TVR 14A and maintain enrollment in 7 units or more including internship.
Supervised practical experience in an industry related professional environment. Maximum credit 4 units, 2 units each semester. Pass/no pass grading. May not be taken concurrently with TVR 128A, B, C, D, E, F or TVR 129A, B, C, D, E. Total of 180 hours field practice. Grading: Pass/No Pass Only

Students will be required to attend a monthly meeting, time to be arranged within the first two weeks of the semester. Internships are reserved for advanced PCC TVR students enrolled in one of the Certificate Programs.

   #1635                 TBA     FLD     C121   NAYLOR B M  

TVR 141A DIGITAL NON-LINEAR VIDEO EDITING 3 Units

Prerequisite(s): 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. Grading: Letter Grade Only

   #0824  2:00pm- 4:40pm MW      LecLab  C124   SHAW R      
   #0681  5:00pm-10:30pm M       LecLab  C124   CHIN D      

TVR 141B DIGITAL NON-LINEAR VIDEO EDITING 3 Units

Prerequisite(s): 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. Grading: Letter Grade Only

   #2537  1:00pm- 3:40pm TuTh    LecLab  C124   TOLLMAN G   

TVR 142 ADVANCED NON-LINEAR EFFECTS EDITING 3 Units

Prerequisite(s): 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. Grading: Letter Grade Only

   #1803  9:20am-   Noon TuTh    LecLab  C124   TOLLMAN G   

TVR 143 DIGITAL AUDIO WORKSTATION SKILLS 3 Units

Prerequisite(s): 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. Grading: Letter Grade Only

   #0424  9:20am-   Noon TuTh    LecLab  C107   DUNBAR G    

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