Minor in Television Industry and Enterprise

About the Program

Students with a 3.0 or higher G.P.A. may apply for the TV Industry & Enterprise minor program. Once accepted, they take 21.0 credits of required courses that provide a basic foundation in the historical, financial, and programming elements of the television industry. The remaining 6.0 credits of study provide students the opportunity to have more hands-on production experience and/or to delve more deeply into the academic study of a specific area of interest.

Program Requirements

Required Courses
TVIE 180TV Industry Overview3.0
TVIE 280Research, Sales and Programming3.0
TVIE 285Media Law and Ethics3.0
TVIE 290Introduction to Money and the Media3.0
TVST 260History of Television3.0
One of the following courses:3.0
History of TV Journalism
Art of TV Comedy
Art of TV Drama
Three of the following courses:9.0
Strategic Management for Entertainment and Arts Management
Media and Entertainment Business
Entertainment Promotion and Branding
Basic Shooting and Lighting
Basic Editing
Basic Sound
Screenwriting I
Special Topics: TVIE
TV Studio: Basic Operations
TV Studio: Live Directing
TV Studio: Comedy
TV Studio: Drama
TV Studio: Advanced Live Directing
Producing for Television
Total Credits27.0
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