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hcc catalogue '11-'12




Arts and Humanities - Programs of Study

Television and Radio
A.A. Degree (Transfer)
An Arts and Sciences Area of Study

For curriculum information, contact the Arts and Humanities Division—Room HVPA-200—443-518-1480.

This curriculum is designed for students transferring to a four-year institution majoring in high-demand technological media programs. Students are advised to check the requirements of the institution to which they intend to transfer. The main emphasis of the Television and Radio area of study is design principles and execution through hands-on experience with digital equipment and computer-based technology. Students may choose between three tracks: Television Production, Radio Production, or Television and Radio Production.

GENERAL EDUCATION CORECredits
Students enrolled in transfer patterns must take a
minimum of 30 credits in General Education. Each student’s
total of general education and required courses must equal
at least 60 semester hours of credit.
CompositionENGL-121 College Composition3
Humanities, Arts &
 Literature1Humanities Core Course (see p. 62)

Arts Core Course (see p. 62)

Literature Core Course (see p. 61)9-11
Social Sciences2Social and Behavioral Sciences Core Courses

(see p. 63)6
ScienceScience Core Courses (see p. 64; must include

one course with lab)7-8
MathematicsMathematics Core Course (see p. 64)3-5
InterdisciplinaryInterdisciplinary and Emerging Issues Core

Course (see p. 64) 2-3



REQUIRED COURSES RELATED TO MAJOR
Choose one of the tracks and complete all courses listed for the track.



Television Production Track
Application Code 263A
ARTT-130/TVRD-130Introduction to Video I3
ARTT-131/TVRD-131Introduction to Video II3
TVRD-125/ENGL-125Concept and Story Development3
TVRD-129Mass Media3
TVRD-139/FILM-139Principles of Film and Media Production3
TVRD-170Television Practicum
TVRD-223/ENGL-223Writing for Screen Narrative3
TVRD-225Cinematography and Lighting for Film and

Television3
TVRD-230Television Production I3
TVRD-231Television Production II3
TVRD-255Television and Radio Portfolio Assessment1
Electives – Select 3-6 credits from the following (3 credits each, except where noted):
ARTT-112Introduction to Digital Media
ARTT-114Time-Based Media
ARTT-223Motion Graphics
FILM-101Introduction to Film
SPCH-145The Standard American Accent
TVRD-126/ENGL-126Introduction to Journalism
TVRD-171-173Television Practicum (1 credit each)
TVRD-220Introduction to Broadcasting
TVRD-224/ENGL-224Writing for Radio and Multimedia
TVRD-290Television and Radio Internship I
TVRD-291Television and Radio Internship II3-6


62-71



1One Humanities Core Course (3 credits), plus one Arts Core Course (3 credits), plus one Literature Core Course (3 credits) satisfies the Humanities, Arts and Literature Core requirement, OR a World Language Sequence (8 credits), plus another Humanities, Arts, and Literature Core (3 credits) in a second discipline other than a world language satisfies the Humanities, Arts and Literature Core requirement.
2One History Core Course is required and may be taken as either a Social and Behavioral Sciences Core or a Humanities Core. No more than 6 credits may be taken in History to meet Humanities Core and Social and Behavioral Sciences Core requirements.
Radio Production Track
Application Code 263B
SPCH-260/THET-260Voice and Diction3
TVRD-125/ENGL-125Concept and Story Development3
TVRD-129Mass Media3
TVRD-150Introduction to Radio3
TVRD-151Radio News Production3
TVRD-174Radio Practicum1
TVRD-220Introduction to Broadcasting3
TVRD-224/ENGL-224Writing for Radio and Multimedia3
TVRD-255Television and Radio Portfolio Assessment1
TVRD-260Commercial and Music Radio Production3
TVRD-261Radio Documentary and Talk Show Production 3
Electives – Select 3-6 credits from the following (3 credits each, except where noted):
BMGT-101Introduction to Business and Organization 
BMGT/SPCH-142Business Development and Sales for Emerging Leaders 
MUSC-107American Popular Music
MUSC-108African American Music
MUSC-145 Music Technology in Society
SPCH-145The Standard American Accent
TVRD-126/ENGL-126Introduction to Journalism
TVRD-175-177Radio Practicum (1 credit each)
TVRD-223/ENGL-223Writing for Screen Narrative
TVRD-290Television and Radio Internship I 
TVRD-291Television and Radio Internship II3-6

62-71



Television and Radio Production Track
Application code 263C
ARTT-130/TVRD-130Introduction to Video I3
ARTT-131/TVRD-131Introduction to Video II3
TVRD-125Concept and Story Development3
TVRD-129Mass Media3
TVRD-150Introduction to Radio3
TVRD-151Radio News Production3
TVRD-170Television PracticumOR
TVRD-174Radio Practicum1
TVRD-220Introduction to Broadcasting3
TVRD-223/ENGL-223Writing for Screen Narrative 

OR
TVRD-224/ENGL-224Writing for Radio and Multimedia3
TVRD-230Television Production I

OR
TVRD-260Commercial and Music Radio Production3
TVRD-255Television and Radio Portfolio Assessment1
Electives – Select 3-6 credits from the following (3 credits each, except where noted):
ARTT-114Time-Based Media
BMGT-100Introduction to Business and Organization
BMGT/SPCH-142Business Development and Sales for Emerging Leaders 
FILM-101Introduction to Film
FILM-139/TVRD-139Principles of Film and Media Production
FILM-171Introduction to American Cinema
FILM-172Introduction to World Cinema
MUSC-101Music Appreciation
MUSC-107American Popular Music
MUSC-108African American Music
MUSC-145 Music Technology in Society
SPCH-145The Standard American Accent
SPCH-260/THET-260Voice and Diction
TVRD-126/ENGL-126Introduction to Journalism
TVRD-170-173Television Practicum (1 credit each)
TVRD-174-177Radio Practicum (1 credit each)
TVRD-225Cinematography and Lighting for Film and Television
TVRD-231Television Production II
TVRD-261Radio Documentary and Talk Show Production
TVRD-290Television and Radio Internship I
TVRD-291Television and Radio Internship II3-6


62-71


1 One Humanities Core Course (3 credits), plus one Arts Core Course (3 credits), plus one Literature Core Course (3 credits) satisfies the Humanities, Arts and Literature Core requirement, OR a World Language Sequence (8 credits), plus another Humanities, Arts, and Literature Core (3 credits) in a second discipline other than a world language satisfies the Humanities, Arts and Literature Core requirement.

2 One History Core Course is required and may be taken as either a Social and Behavioral Sciences Core or a Humanities Core. No more than 6 credits may be taken in History to meet Humanities Core and Social and Behavioral Sciences Core requirements.



hcc catalogue '11-'12


Accounting - ACCT
Aging Services - AGNG
American Sign Language - AMSL
Anthropology - ANTH
Arabic - ARAB 
Art - ARTT 
Astronomy - ASTR
Bioinformatics - BFMT 
Biology - BIOL 
Biomechanical Engineering - BMET
Business - BMGT 
Cardiovascular Technology - CARD
Chemistry - CHEM 
Chinese - CHNS 
Cisco - CSCO 
Computer-Aided Design - CADD
Computer Forensics - CFOR 
Computer Systems - CMSY 
Conflict Resolution - CRES
Construction Management - CNST 
Cooperative Education - COOP
Criminal Justice - CRIM 
Culinary Management - CMGT 
Dance - DANC
Dental Hygiene - DHYG 
Diagnostic Medical
Sonography - DMSU

Economics - ECON 
Education - EDUC 
Electronics - ELEC 
Emergency Medical Technician/
Paramedic - EMSP
 
Engineering -ENES 
English- ENGL 
Entrepreneurship - ENTR 
Environmental Science - ENST
Exercise Science - EXSC 
Farsi - FARS
Film - FILM 
Financial PLanning- FNPL 
Fine Arts - FINE 
French - FREN 
Geography - GEOG 
Geology - GEOL 
German - GERM 
Greek - GREK 
Health Care - HEAL 
Health Education - HEED 
Hebrew - HBRW
Hindi - HNDI
History - HIST 
Horticulture - HORT 
Hospitality Management - HMGT
Human Development - HMDV 
Human Services - HUMS 
Humanities - HUMN
Interior Design - INDS
Italian - ITAL 
Japanese - JPNS
Korean - KORE 
Life Fitness - LFIT 
Mathematics - MATH 
Medical Laboratory
Technician - MLTS

Meteorology - METO 
Microsoft - MSFT 
Music - MUSC 
Nursing - NURS 
Nutrition - NUTR
Office Technology - OFFI 
Philosophy - PHIL 
Photonics - PHOT
Physical Therapist
Assistant - PTAP
 
Physics - PHYS 
Political Science - POLI 
Portuguese - PORT
Psychology - PSYC 
Public Health - PUBH
Radiologic Technology - RADT
Retailing - RETL 
Russian - RUSS 
Social Work - SOWK
Sociology - SOCI 
Spanish - SPAN 
Speech - SPCH 
Telecommunications - TELE
Television and Radio - TVRD
Theatre - THET 
Turkish - TURK
Wireless Communications - WCOM
Women's Studies - WMST