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Program Requirements

Broadcast Production - Television: Associate in Applied Science
Minimum Credits for Graduation: 60

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Fall Term 1

Minimum Total Semester Credits: 16
COMM101, Mass Media, 3 cr.
A minimum grade of C is required in COMM 101.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 

COMM110, Aesthetics/Techniques of Video and Film Editing, 1 cr.
A minimum grade of C is required in COMM 110.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 

COMM111, Foundations of Digital Editing, 1 cr.
A minimum grade of C is required in COMM 111.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 

COMM112, Foundations of Motion Graphics, 1 cr.
A minimum grade of C is required in COMM 112.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 

COMM120, Broadcast Operations, 3 cr.
A minimum grade of C is required in COMM 120.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 

ENGL100, Academic Writing I, 3 cr.
A minimum grade of C is required in ENGL 100. A student exempted from ENGL 100 must substitute a 3-credit Liberal Arts Elective. The course should be selected in consultation with the student's advisor.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 

FSS160, Freshman Seminar - Communication and Media Arts, 1 cr.
FSS 160 is only offered in the Fall semester.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 


Choose one from the courses listed below:
Minimum credits required: 3
PSYC103, Introduction to Psychology Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi
SOCI101, Introduction to Sociology Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi

Spring Term 1

Minimum Total Semester Credits: 15
COMM140, Introduction to Field Production, 3 cr.
A minimum grade of C is required in COMM 140.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 

COMM210, Production and Direction, 3 cr.
A minimum grade of C is required in COMM 210. COMM 210 is only offered in the Spring semester.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 

ENGL101, Academic Writing II, 3 cr.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 


Choose one from the courses listed below:
Minimum credits required: 3
ART104, History of Photography and Video Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi
ART106, Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi
ART111, Photography I Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi

MATH Elective
Select a minimum of 3 credits from the courses listed below:
MATH1@
MATH2@
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Fall Term 2

Minimum Total Semester Credits: 15
COMM170, Broadcast Copywriting, 3 cr.
A minimum grade of C is required in COMM 170. COMM 170 is only offered in the Fall semester.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 

COMM245, Professional Video Editing and Post Production, 3 cr.
A minimum grade of C is required in COMM 245. COMM 245 is only offered in the Fall semester.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 

ENGL201, Fundamentals of Speech, 3 cr.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 

Humanities Elective
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Restricted Program Electives
Select a minimum of 3 credits from the courses listed below:
Select from Liberal Arts, Business, or Communication areas. Program advisor approval is required. ENGL 237 and ENGL 239 are recommended for students who wish to develop strengths in print and/or online writing.

ANTH@
ARAB@
ART 101, History and Appreciation of Art I, 3 cr.
ART 102, History and Appreciation of Art II, 3 cr.
ART 104, , 2 cr.
ART 104, History of Photography and Video, 3 cr.
ASTR@
BIOL@
BUAD@
CHEM@
CHIN@
COMM@
CRJU 104, Introduction to Corrections, 3 cr.
CRJU 105, Introduction to Criminal Justice, 3 cr.
CRJU 217, Ethics in Criminal Justice, 3 cr.
CSCI 160, Computer Science I, 3 cr.
CSCI 165, Computer Science II, 3 cr.
CSCI 205, Computer Science III/Data Structures, 3 cr.
ECON@
EDUC 295, Foundations of Education, 3 cr.
ENGL2@
ENGL1@
ENVS@
ESL1@
FREN@
GEOG@
GEOL@
GERM@
HSTY@
HUMN@
ITAL@
MATH1@
MATH2@
METR@
MUSI 101, Music Appreciation, 3 cr.
MUSI 108, Music Theory I, 3 cr.
MUSI 109, Music Theory II, 3 cr.
PHIL@
PHSC@
POSC@
PSYC@
RECR 150, Play Across Cultures, 3 cr.
RUSN@
SOCE@
SOCI@
SPAN@
WGST@
Use Schedule Search for electives

Spring Term 2

Minimum Total Semester Credits: 14
COMM145, DVD Authoring, 1 cr.
A minimum grade of C is required in COMM 145. COMM 145 is only offered in the Spring semester.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 

COMM225, Communication Law and Ethics, 3 cr.
A minimum grade of C is required in COMM 225. COMM 225 is only offered in the Spring semester.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 

COMM262, Portfolio Preparation-Communication, 1 cr.
A minimum grade of C is required in COMM 262.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 

COMM290, Television News Production, 3 cr.
A minimum grade of C is required in COMM 290. COMM 290 is only offered in the Spring semester.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 

Use Schedule Search for electives

Restricted Program Electives
Select a minimum of 3 credits from the courses listed below:
Select from Liberal Arts, Business, or Communication areas. Program advisor approval is required. ENGL 237 and ENGL 239 are recommended for students who wish to develop strengths in print and/or online writing.

ANTH@
ARAB@
ART 101, History and Appreciation of Art I, 3 cr.
ART 102, History and Appreciation of Art II, 3 cr.
ART 104, , 2 cr.
ART 104, History of Photography and Video, 3 cr.
ASTR@
BIOL@
BUAD@
CHEM@
CHIN@
COMM@
CRJU 104, Introduction to Corrections, 3 cr.
CRJU 105, Introduction to Criminal Justice, 3 cr.
CRJU 217, Ethics in Criminal Justice, 3 cr.
CSCI 160, Computer Science I, 3 cr.
CSCI 165, Computer Science II, 3 cr.
CSCI 205, Computer Science III/Data Structures, 3 cr.
ECON@
EDUC 295, Foundations of Education, 3 cr.
ENGL2@
ENGL1@
ENVS@
ESL1@
FREN@
GEOG@
GEOL@
GERM@
HSTY@
HUMN@
ITAL@
MATH1@
MATH2@
METR@
MUSI 101, Music Appreciation, 3 cr.
MUSI 108, Music Theory I, 3 cr.
MUSI 109, Music Theory II, 3 cr.
PHIL@
PHSC@
POSC@
PSYC@
RECR 150, Play Across Cultures, 3 cr.
RUSN@
SOCE@
SOCI@
SPAN@
WGST@
Use Schedule Search for electives

SUNY General Education & TC3 Liberal Arts courses

Note: The @ symbol represents any course number or discipline. For example, BIOL @ means any course with a Biology course prefix. An @ alone means one course in any course discipline with any course number.