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This interdisciplinary minor serves students who seek a broad foundation in creating television and audio recordings of events.

Students learn theory and get hands-on experience in all aspects of the production process, both in studio and on location. This includes operating television cameras and audio equipment; designing appropriate lighting and audio environments; directing live recordings; and finishing projects with audio and video editing.

Effective Fall 2021 

Students must satisfactorily complete the total credits required for the minor. Minors and interdisciplinary minors require 12 or more upper-division (300- to 400-level) credits.

Additional coursework may be required due to prerequisites.

Students must complete 21 credits, with a minimum of 12 upper-division credits. A minimum of 3 credits must be completed from at least 3 subject codes.

Group I - 3 credits
Select one course from the following:3
Understanding Dance (GT-AH1)
Media in Society (GT-SS3)
Music Appreciation (GT-AH1)
Music Theory Fundamentals (GT-AH1)
History of Rock and Roll
Group II - 15 credits
Select 15 credits from the following:15
Dance Techniques I: Modern
Dance Techniques I: Ballet
Dance Techniques I: Jazz
Video Editing
Video Production
Audio Production
Web Design and Development
Social Media Management
Data Visualization Design
Motion Graphics Design
Advanced Video Editing
Advanced Media Production
Study Abroad: International Media Studies–Europe
Study Abroad: International Media Studies–Australia and NZ
Advocacy in the Visual and Performing Arts
Technology and the Arts in the 21st Century
Arts Outreach and Community Engagement
Creative Industries Career Management
Evaluating Contemporary Television
Visual Communication
The Personal Lens – Making Media
Voice and Movement for the Stage
Lighting Design for the Theatre I 1
Digital Media Design for Live Performance I
Lighting Design for the Theatre II
Digital Media Design for Live Performance II
Group III - 3 credits
Select 3 credits from the following: 3
Performance Practicum
Independent Study
Television Studio Production
Radio Operations
Independent Study: Electronic Reporting
Independent Study: Editing
Independent Study: Photojournalism
Independent Study: Public Relations
Independent Study: Readings
Independent Study: Reporting
Independent Study: Technical Communication
Practicum: CTV
Practicum: KCSU
Practicum: Collegian
Practicum: College Avenue
Practicum: Arts Production
Independent Study
Independent Study: Composition and Theory
Independent Study: Improvisation
Independent Study: Performance
Theatre Practicum I
Independent Study
Program Total Credits:21