Television productions involves the study and implementation of the basics of video/television production and an introduction to broadcast journalism. Included in this will be instruction in video camera operation and techniques of basic field videography. The basics of non-linear video editing and program structure will also be covered in this class. TV Productions will introduce the students to the standards and practices of broadcast journalism through practical hands-on projects. The final objective of the television productions portion of this class will be to produce, write, shoot, and edit a series of short news and informational programs to be aired on television. Audio productions encompasses basic information about the elements of audio, audio in broadcasting, sound recording, and audio compositing. Students must have a cumulative GPA of 2.0 or above to be admitted to program.