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Television/Video Communications Certificate

Television/Video Communications Certificate of Proficiency - Media Studies

Emphasis on preparing students for careers as producers and executives in the cable, television, and film industries as well as those who wish to be media teachers, critics and historians. Students will gain theoretical knowledge about the history, development, and societal impact of the media in the United States and the world as well as practical experience in dealing with production aesthetics and terminology, basic scriptwriting skills, and business and budgeting applications relating to the electronic media.

​TELV 100, Introduction to Electronic Media: TV, Radio, Film and the Internet ​3
​TELV 101, Television and Society: A Visual History ​3
​TELV 104 or Theatre Arts 104,History of Film from 1945 to Present ​3
​TELV 105, Mass Media and Society ​3
​TELV 120, Beginning Writing for TV, Film and Corporate Video ​3
​TOTAL 15​

Students may also apply these courses as partial fulfillment of the requirements for the TV/Video Communication Associate Degree and Certificates offered by Santiago Canyon College's sister institution--Santa Ana College.  For more information about the Santa Ana College TV/Video Communications programs, please visit Santa Ana College Television/Video Communications Department.