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Broadcast Media

LIGHTS, CAMERA, ACTION! This course provides students with all three.  Students get behind the scenes to discover and learn about the production and transmission of video and audio programming for a variety of media, including radio, television and the Internet.

Students will learn both pre and post production, producing and editing their short films, documentaries, newscasts, news stories, and commercials. Students will be exposed to broadcast theory, which they will put into practice in all areas of pre-production, production and post-production. Graduates of the program will be equipped with the knowledge, skills and attitudes to find entry-level employment in the broadcasting industry as general operators, television assistants, camera operators, and editors.

 What makes a good Broadcast Journalist?

  • Communicates Well (able to get their ideas across verbally/visually)
  • Good Investigative Skills
  • Good Personality
  • Technical Aptitude
  • Versatile/Flexible
  • Able to Handle Pressure
  • Good Graphics/Animation Skills
  • Team Player
  • Highly Efficient
  • High Level of Accuracy

 

Today's Broadcast Media Specialists are hardworking, look to get a story, and get it right.  They should be willing to work long hours if needed, and be committed to life-long learning.

Prerequisites and Beneficial Skills  

  • High school students have completed Grade 10.
  • Post-secondary students have completed Grade 12.
  • Applicants not meeting the entrance requirements may be accepted as mature students. Skills assessment may be required.                            Kim.jpg
  • Mathematical aptitude or successful completion of Grade 10 Applied Math is strongly recommended.
  • Willingness to work in challenging conditions.
  • Good physical health and manual dexterity.
  • Ability to work in a team environment.
  • Effective communication skills.

Certification

ATC will award certificates to students who successfully complete requirements of this eight-credit program.

Overview and fees 

Application Fee

$20 (nil for high school students)

Tuition

NO COST (high school students)
$2375 per semester, $4750 full program

Student Fee

$25 per semester

Textbook Fee

$100 (refundable)

​Credits
​Part 1 - 4 credits, Part 2 - 4 credits
Additional Costs/Supplies
​$50.00 for purchase of uniform.  External Hard Drive 500 GB
​Work Experience
​Yes - 4 weeks
​Program Intakes
​February start 




               

 

 
 
 
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Thank you LRSD Trustees Pam Kolochuk @PKolochuk and Board Chair Sandy Nemeth @SandyNemeth for supporting our school fundraiser towards Cancer research, our Cure-a-thon taking place today. #fundraiser #curecancer #cureathon #cancersociety https://t.co/U7mrV6YERC

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It’s the Cure-a-thon today at ATC, with all proceeds going to Canadian Cancer Society @cancersociety. Thank you all for coming today, your support is truly appreciated. #cancersociety #cureathon #curecancer #fundraiser https://t.co/L0PlZgPS5p

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All the schools in LRSD will be closed tomorrow for a division wide PD day. We will be visiting RRC to learn about their programs, work on our school based pd and visit their new facilities. Have a great weekend! https://t.co/eztteDB97p

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