Telecommunications | WTIU Production Workshop
T437 | 22836 | McGregor, M.


Semester: Fall 2005

Course Code: T437

Class Number:  22836

Instructor's Name:  Shelton, Nina

Name of the Course:  WTIU Children’s Programming

Course Description
WTIU Children’s Programming is designed to prepare and equip
students to produce programming for a children’s television
broadcast.  Through practical application, students will learn basic
business production skills, as well as learn technical requirements
for production.

Requirements include: Produce fully packaged segments, assist with
studio production needs.  Closely supervised by WTIU children’s
producer.  Work with other student production team members to
research relevant topics for audience, create thematic segment
descriptions and rundowns for show, write script copy, locate kids
to tape for segments, coordinate dates and times for shoots, operate
sound and/or shoot video at various remote locations within the
community.  Responsibilities also include overseeing editing of
segments, deliver final product to producer and office duties as
assigned.

Prerequisites:  Successful completion of T351 with a grade of B or
better.  Hours: Monday, Wednesday from 2:00 – 5:00 AND Friday from
1:00 – 5:30  OR Tuesday, Thursday from 2:00 – 5:00 and Friday from
1:00 – 5:30. MUST have faculty recommendation.

Your final grade will be based upon your completion of requirements
and level of participation during field, studio and office
assignments, as well as attendance.