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Commercial and Artistic Production Technologies

Broadcasting Production Technology
Credential: Associate in Applied Science Degree in Broadcasting Production Technology
A30120

Students enrolled in the Broadcasting Production Technology curriculum will develop professional skills in radio, television, audio, video, and related applications.

Training emphasizes speech, script writing, production planning, editing, and post production. Students also study the development of the broadcasting industry, sales, ethics, law, marketing, and management. Hands-on training and teamwork approaches are essential to the instructional process.

Upon successful completion, students are prepared to enter broadcasting, production, and related industries in a variety of occupations.

  • Entrance Standards: See General Admission Standards.
  • Academic Standards: See General Academic Standards.
  • Program Length: 6 semesters
  • Career Pathway Options: Associate in Applied Science Degree in Broadcasting Production Technology NOTE: Associate in Applied Science Degree students may begin with the Radio or the TV Production sequence.
  • Program Site: Lee Campus - Day Program

Course Requirements for Broadcasting Production Technology Degree

A. General Education Courses (16 SHC)

C-L-SHC
ENG 111 Expository Writing 3-0-3
ENG 111A Expository Writing Lab 0-2-1
ENG 114 Professional Research and Reporting 3-0-3
Humanities/Fine Arts Elective 3-0-3
*MAT 115 Mathematical Models 2-2-3
Social/Behavioral Science Elective 3-0-3

B. Required Major Core Courses (13 SHC)

C-L-SHC
BPT 110 Intro to Broadcasting 3-0-3
BPT 111 Broadcast Law & Ethics 3-0-3
BPT 112 Broadcast Writing 3-2-4
BPT 113 Broadcast Sales 3-0-3

C. Other Major Hours Required for Graduation (40 SHC)

C-L-SHC
BPT 121 Broadcast Speech I 2-3-3
BPT 122 Broadcast Speech II 2-3-3
BPT 131 Audio/Radio Production I 2-6-4
BPT 132 Audio/Radio Production II 2-6-4
BPT 135 Radio Performance I 0-6-2
BPT 210 Broadcast Management 3-0-3
BPT 215 Broadcast Programming 3-0-3
BPT 231 Video/TV Production I 2-6-4
BPT 232 Video/TV Production II 2-6-4
BPT 235 TV Performance I 0-6-2
BPT 250 Institutional Video 2-3-3
CIS 110 Introduction to Computers 2-2-3
COE 111 Co-op Work Experience I 0-10-1
COE 121 Co-op Work Experience II 0-10-1

Total Semester Hours Credit Required for Graduation: 69

Semester Curriculum for Broadcasting Production Technology Degree

Sequence Beginning with Television

1st Semester (Fall)

C-L-SHC
BPT 110 Intro to Broadcasting 3-0-3
BPT 111 Broadcast Law & Ethics 3-0-3
BPT 121 Broadcast Speech I 2-3-3
BPT 231 Video/TV Production I 2-6-4
BPT 235A TV Performance I 0-3-1
ENG 111 Expository Writing 3-0-3
ENG 111A Expository Writing Lab 0-2-1
13-14-18

2nd Semester (Spring)

C-L-SHC
BPT 112 Broadcast Writing 3-2-4
BPT 113 Broadcast Sales 3-0-3
BPT 122 Broadcast Speech II 2-3-3
BPT 232 Video/TV Production II 2-6-4
BPT 235B TV Performance I 0-3-1
Social/Behavioral Science Elective 3-0-3
13-14-18

3rd Semester (Summer)

C-L-SHC
COE 121 Co-op Work Experience I 0-10-1
0-10-1

Student may exit with a Diploma in Television Production Technology.

4th Semester (Fall)

C-L-SHC
BPT 131 Audio/Radio Production I 2-6-4
BPT 135A Radio Performance I 0-3-1
BPT 210 Broadcast Management 3-0-3
BPT 215 Broadcast Programming 3-0-3
CIS 110 Introduction to Computers 2-2-3
ENG 114 Professional Research and Reporting 3-0-3
13-11-17

5th Semester (Spring)

C-L-SHC
BPT 132 Audio/Radio Production II 2-6-4
BPT 135B Radio Performance I 0-3-1
BPT 250 Institutional Video 2-3-3
Humanities/Fine Arts Elective 3-0-3
*MAT 115 Mathematical Models 2-2-3
9-14-14

6th Semester (Summer)

C-L-SHC
COE 111 Co-op Work Experience II 0-10-1
0-10-1

*Student may substitute MAT 140 (transferable).

Total Semester Hours Credit: 69

Semester Curriculum for Broadcasting Production Technology Degree

Sequence Beginning with Radio

1st Semester (Fall)

C-L-SHC
BPT 110 Intro to Broadcasting 3-0-3
BPT 111 Broadcast Law & Ethics 3-0-3
BPT 121 Broadcast Speech I 2-3-3
BPT 131 Audio/Radio Production I 2-6-4
BPT 135A Radio Performance I 0-3-1
ENG 111 Expository Writing 3-0-3
ENG 111A Expository Writing Lab 0-2-1
13-14-18

2nd Semester (Spring)

C-L-SHC
BPT 112 Broadcast Writing 3-2-4
BPT 113 Broadcast Sales 3-0-3
BPT 122 Broadcast Speech II 2-3-3
BPT 132 Audio/Radio Production II 2-6-4
BPT 135B Radio Performance I 0-3-1
Social/Behavioral Science Elective 3-0-3
13-14-18

3rd Semester (Summer)

C-L-SHC
COE 111 Co-op Work Experience I 0-10-1
0-10-1

Student may exit with a Diploma in Radio Production Technology.

4th Semester (Fall)

C-L-SHC
BPT 210 Broadcast Management 3-0-3
BPT 215 Broadcast Programming 3-0-3
BPT 231 Video/TV Production I 2-6-4
BPT 235A TV Performance I 0-3-1
CIS 110 Introduction to Computers 2-2-3
ENG 114 Professional Research and Reporting 3-0-3
13-11-17

5th Semester (Spring)

C-L-SHC
BPT 232 Video/TV Production II 2-6-4
BPT 235B TV Performance I 0-3-1
BPT 250 Institutional Video 2-3-3
Humanitites/Fine Arts Elective 3-0-3
*MAT 115 Mathematical Models 2-2-3
9-14-14

6th Semester (Summer)

C-L-SHC
COE 121 Co-op Work Experience II 0-10-1
0-10-1

*Student may substitute MAT 140 (transferable).

Total Semester Hours Credit: 69

Broadcasting Production Technology
Credential: Radio Broadcasting Production Technology Diploma
D3012010

Students enrolled in the Radio Broadcasting Production Technology diploma curriculum will develop professional skills in radio, audio, and related applications. Training will emphasize speech, script writing, radio production planning, editing, and post production. Students will also study the development of the radio broadcasting industry, sales, ethics, law, marketing, and management. Hands-on training and teamwork approaches are essential to the instructional process.

Upon successful completion, students are prepared to enter radio broadcasting, production, and related industries in a variety of occupations. Credits earned in this program may be transferred toward an Associate in Applied Science Degree in Broadcasting Production Technology provided the student meets the entrance requirements for the degree program.

  • Entrance Standards: See General Admission Standards.
  • Academic Standards: See General Academic Standards.
  • Program Length: 3 semesters
  • Career Pathway Options: Associate in Applied Science Degree in Broadcasting Production Technology (Higher entrance standards required); Diploma in Television Broadcasting Production Technology
  • Program Site: Lee Campus - Day Program

Course Requirements for Radio Broadcasting Production Technology Diploma

A. General Education Courses (7 SHC)

C-L-SHC
ENG 111 Expository Writing 3-0-3
ENG 111A Expository Writing Lab 0-2-1
Social/Behavioral Science Elective 3-0-3

B. Required Major Core Courses (13 SHC)

C-L-SHC
BPT 110 Intro to Broadcasting 3-0-3
BPT 111 Broadcast Law & Ethics 3-0-3
BPT 112 Broadcast Writing 3-2-4
BPT 113 Broadcast Sales 3-0-3

C. Other Major Hours Required for Graduation (17 SHC)

C-L-SHC
BPT 121 Broadcast Speech I 2-3-3
BPT 122 Broadcast Speech II 2-3-3
BPT 131 Audio/Radio Production I 2-6-4
BPT 132 Audio/Radio Production II 2-6-4
BPT 135 Radio Performance I 0-6-2
COE 111 Co-op Work Experience I 0-10-1

Total Semester Hours Credit Required for Graduation: 37

Semester Curriculum for Radio Broadcasting Production Technology Diploma

1st Semester (Fall)

C-L-SHC
BPT 110 Intro to Broadcasting 3-0-3
BPT 111 Broadcast Law & Ethics 3-0-3
BPT 121 Broadcast Speech I 2-3-3
BPT 131 Audio/Radio Production I 2-6-4
BPT 135A Radio Performance I 0-3-1
ENG 111 Expository Writing 3-0-3
ENG 111A Expository Writing Lab 0-2-1
13-14-18

2nd Semester (Spring)

C-L-SHC
BPT 112 Broadcast Writing 3-2-4
BPT 113 Broadcast Sales 3-0-3
BPT 122 Broadcast Speech II 2-3-3
BPT 132 Audio/Radio Production II 2-6-4
BPT 135B Radio Performance I 0-3-1
Social/Behavioral Science Elective 3-0-3
13-14-18

3rd Semester (Summer)

C-L-SHC
COE 111 Co-op Work Experience I 0-10-1
0-10-1

Total Semester Hours Credit: 37

Credential: Television Broadcasting Production Technology Diploma
D3012020

Broadcasting Production Technology

Students enrolled in the Television Broadcasting Production Technology diploma curriculum develop professional skills in television production, video production, and related applications. Training emphasizes speech, script writing, television production planning, editing, and post production. Students also study the development of the television broadcasting industry, sales, ethics, law, marketing, and management. Hands-on training and teamwork approaches are essential to the instructional process.

Upon successful completion, students are prepared to enter television and video production and related industries in a variety of occupations. Credits earned in this program may be transferred toward an Associate Degree in Broadcasting Production Technology provided the student meets the entrance requirements for the degree program.

  • Entrance Standards: See General Admission Standards.
  • Academic Standards: See General Academic Standards.
  • Program Length: 3 semesters
  • Career Pathway Options: Associate in Applied Science Degree in Broadcasting Production Technology (Higher entrance standards required); Diploma in Radio Broadcasting Production Technology
  • Program Site: Lee Campus - Day Program

Course Requirements for Television Broadcasting Production Technology Diploma

A. General Education Courses (7 SHC)

C-L-SHC
ENG 111 Expository Writing 3-0-3
ENG 111A Expository Writing Lab 0-2-1
Social/Behavioral Science Elective 3-0-3

B. Required Major Core Courses (13 SHC)

C-L-SHC
BPT 110 Intro to Broadcasting 3-0-3
BPT 111 Broadcast Law & Ethics 3-0-3
BPT 112 Broadcast Writing 3-2-4
BPT 113 Broadcast Sales 3-0-3

C. Other Major Hours Required for Graduation (17 SHC)

C-L-SHC
BPT 121 Broadcast Speech I 2-3-3
BPT 122 Broadcast Speech II 2-3-3
BPT 231 Video/TV Production I 2-6-4
BPT 232 Video/TV Production II 2-6-4
BPT 235 TV Performance I 0-6-2
COE 121 Co-op Work Experience I 0-10-1

Total Semester Hours Credit Required for Graduation: 37

Semester Curriculum for Television Broadcasting Production Technology Diploma

1st Semester (Fall)

C-L-SHC
BPT 110 Intro to Broadcasting 3-0-3
BPT 111 Broadcast Law & Ethics 3-0-3
BPT 121 Broadcast Speech I 2-3-3
BPT 231 Video/TV Production I 2-6-4
BPT 235A TV Performance I 0-3-1
ENG 111 Expository Writing 3-0-3
ENG 111A Expository Writing Lab 0-2-1
13-14-18

2nd Semester (Spring)

C-L-SHC
BPT 112 Broadcast Writing 3-2-4
BPT 113 Broadcast Sales 3-0-3
BPT 122 Broadcast Speech II 2-3-3
BPT 232 Video/TV Production II 2-6-4
BPT 235B TV Performance I 0-3-1
Social/Behavioral Science Elective 3-0-3
13-14-18

3rd Semester (Summer)

C-L-SHC
COE 121 Co-op Work Experience I 0-10-1
0-10-1

Total Semester Hours Credit: 37

Clay Sculpture Diploma
Credential: Diploma in Professional Arts and Crafts: Clay Sculpture
D30290

This curriculum is designed to prepare individuals to become professional craftsmen in clay sculpture. Emphasis is placed on hands-on training and the design skills needed to aid students in personalizing their own work. Graduates will be able to open and operate their own professional craft studio, work for an existing professional craftsman, or obtain employment in craft retail sales.

  • Entrance Standards: See General Admission Standards.
  • Academic Standards: See General Academic Standards.
  • Program Length: 4 Semesters
  • Career Pathway Option: Associate in Applied Science Degree in Professional Arts and Crafts: Sculpture
  • Program Site: Siler City - Day Program, Evening Program

Course Requirements for Clay Sculpture Diploma

A. General Education Courses (7 SHC)

C-L-SHC
*ENG 111 Expository Writing 3-0-3
ENG 111A Expository Writing Lab 0-2-1
**MAT 140 Survey of Mathematics 3-0-3

B. Required Major Core Courses (14 SHC)

C-L-SHC
PCC 110 Introduction to Pottery 3-15-8
PCD 110 Introduction to Craft Design 1-3-2
PCS 210 Introduction to Clay Sculpture 1-9-4

C. Other Major Hours Required (22 SHC)

C-L-SHC
BUS 280 REAL Small Business 4-0-4
CIS 111 Basic PC Literacy 1-2-2
PCC 111 Functional Pottery I 3-15-8
PCC 116 Pottery Tool Making 1-3-2
PCC 119 Clay Design: Special Study 0-4-2
PCC 132 Glaze Formulation 1-3-2
PCD 211 Product Craft Design 1-3-2

Total Semester Hours Credit Required for Graduation: 43

Semester Curriculum for Clay Sculpture Diploma

1st Semester (Fall)

C-L-SHC
CIS 111 Basic PC Literacy 1-2-2
PCC 110 Introduction to Pottery 3-15-8
PCD 110 Introduction to Craft Design 1-3-2
5-20-12

2nd Semester (Spring)

C-L-SHC
*ENG 111 Expository Writing 3-0-3
ENG 111A Expository Writing Lab 0-2-1
PCC 111 Functional Pottery I 3-15-8
PCC 132 Glaze Formulation 1-3-2
7-20-14

3rd Semester (Fall)

C-L-SHC
PCD 211 Product Craft Design 1-3-2
PCS 210 Introduction to Clay Sculpture 1-9-4
2-12-6

4th Semester (Spring)

C-L-SHC
BUS 280 REAL Small Business 4-0-4
**MAT 140 Survey of Mathematics 3-0-3
PCC 116 Pottery Tool Making 1-3-2
PCC 119 Clay Design: Special Study 0-4-2
8-7-11

*Student may substitute ENG 110 (nontransferable).

**Student may substitute MAT 115 (nontransferable).

Total Semester Hours Credit: 43

Metal Sculpture Certificate
Credential: Certificate in Professional Arts and Crafts: Metal Sculpture
C30290

This curriculum is designed to prepare individuals to become professional craftsmen in metal sculpture. Emphasis is placed on hands-on training and the design skills needed to aid students in personalizing their own work.

  • Entrance Standards: See General Admission Standards.
  • Academic Standards: See General Academic Standards.
  • Program Length: 3 Semesters
  • Career Pathway Option: Associate in Applied Science Degree in Arts and Crafts: Sculpture
  • Program Site: Siler City - Day Program, Evening Program

Course Requirements for Metal Sculpture Certificate

Required Major Courses (15 SHC)

C-L-SHC
PCD 110 Introduction to Craft Design 1-3-2
PCS 110 Introduction to Metal Sculpture 2-9-5
PCS 112 Beginning Welding for Artists 1-4-3
PCS 114 Advanced Metal Sculpture 2-9-5

Total Semester Hours Credit Required for Graduation: 15

Semester Curriculum for Metal Sculpture Certificate

1st Semester (Fall)

C-L-SHC
PCD 110 Introduction to Craft Design 1-3-2
PCS 112 Beginning Welding for Artists 1-4-3
2-7-5

2nd Semester (Spring)

C-L-SHC
PCS 110 Introduction to Metal Sculpture 2-9-5
2-9-5

3rd Semester (Fall)

C-L-SHC
PCS 114 Advanced Metal Sculpture 2-9-5
2-9-5

Total Semester Hours Credit: 15