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Television Production & Broadcast Journalism, 3rd Edition

By: Phillip L. Harris and Gil Garcia
ISBN: 978-1-63126-275-3
Format: Hardcover
Copyright: 2018
Subject: Visual Technology
Grade Level: 9-12
Description
Television Production & Broadcast Journalism provides students with basic technical skills necessary to enter the television production industry as a production assistant, and introduces broadcast journalism theory. The text provides an overview of the equipment, job responsibilities, and techniques involved in both traditional studio production and remote location work. The activities and processes involved in each phase of production are presented and reinforced with realistic examples, numerous photos showing students in actual production situations, and engaging student activities.

Broadcast journalism coverage includes ethics and news judgment, types of stories, news writing, preparing news packages, and conducting interviews. The broadcast journalism topics address skills and qualities required in the industry, but also incorporate classroom-appropriate standards and practices.
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Text 608 978-1-63126-275-3 $106.64 $79.98
Television Production & Broadcast Journalism provides students with basic technical skills necessary to enter the television production industry as a production assistant, and introduces broadcast journalism theory. The text provides an overview of the equipment, job responsibilities, and techniques involved in both traditional studio production and remote location work. The activities and processes involved in each phase of production are presented and reinforced with realistic examples, numerous photos showing students in actual production situations, and engaging student activities.

Broadcast journalism coverage includes ethics and news judgment, types of stories, news writing, preparing news packages, and conducting interviews. The broadcast journalism topics address skills and qualities required in the industry, but also incorporate classroom-appropriate standards and practices.
Workbook 205 978-1-63126-276-0 $26.64 $19.98
Organized to follow the textbook on a chapter-by-chapter basis, providing questions to help the student review the material presented in the chapter. This supplement is a consumable resource, designed with perforated pages so that a given chapter can be removed and turned in for grading or checking.
Instructor's Resource CD 978-1-63126-282-1 $260.00 $195.00 *
This Instructor's Resource CD contains the following items:
  • Instructor's Resources. Includes an introduction and overview of the teaching material, course outlines, correlations, articles, forms, and handouts in Portable Document Format (PDF) and Microsoft Word (DOCX) format.
  • Chapter Resources. Material provided for each chapter of the text includes:
    • Answer Keys for textbook and workbook questions and activities in PDF format.
    • Lesson Plans in Microsoft Word (DOCX) format.
    • Workbook Activity Rubrics in PDF format.
System Requirements
Windows®:
Intel® Pentium® dual-core processor 2GHz or equivalent, Windows® 7/8/10, 2GB RAM, Internet Explorer®, allow active content, and Adobe® Reader® (free download).
*Internet connection required to access web links and free downloads.
Macintosh®: Intel® processor 2GHz or equivalent, Mac OS® X v10.6 or higher, 2GB RAM, Safari®, allow active content, and Adobe® Reader® (free download).
*Internet connection required to access web links and free downloads.
ExamView® Assessment Suite CD 1160 questions 978-1-63126-283-8 $248.00 $186.00 *
The ExamView® Assessment Suite allows you to quickly and easily create, administer, and score paper and online tests. The ExamView® Assessment Suite includes the ExamView® Test Generator, ExamView® Test Manager, and ExamView® Test Player. This product includes 26 test banks with a total of 1160 questions.

System Requirements
Windows®:
Windows® 7, 8, or 10 (32 or 64-bit); Intel® Pentium® dual-core processor 2GHz or higher (or equivalent); 2GB RAM; 500MB hard disk space; Monitor capable of displaying 1024 x 768 or higher resolution; Internet connection to access the Web publishing and content update features
Macintosh®: Mac OS® 10.9, 10.10, or 10.11; Intel® Processor 2GHz or higher; 32-bit and 64-bit Kernel and Extensions; 2GB RAM; 300MB hard disk space; Monitor capable of displaying 1024 x 768 or higher resolution; Internet connection to access the Web publishing and content update features
Instructor's Presentations for PowerPoint® CD, Individual License over 890 slides 978-1-63126-284-5 $240.00 $180.00 *
Individual License. This product contains presentations in PowerPoint format for each of the 26 chapters, comprising over 890 slides of instructional material.

The presentations are best viewed in PowerPoint 2003 or higher or in the PowerPoint Viewer. If viewed in earlier versions of PowerPoint, they may not display properly. Also provided is a link that allows download of the current version of PowerPoint Viewer. Internet connection required to access web links, streaming content, and free downloads.

System Requirements
Windows®:
Intel® Pentium® dual-core processor 2GHz or equivalent, Windows® 7/8/10, 2GB RAM, Internet Explorer®, allow active content, PowerPoint® Viewer (free download), and Adobe® Reader® (free download). Internet connection required to access web links, streaming content, and free downloads.

Macintosh®: Intel® processor 2GHz or equivalent, Mac OS® X v10.6 or higher, 256MB RAM, Safari®, allow active content, PowerPoint® Viewer (free download for Mac OS® 9.X), and Adobe® Reader® (free download). Internet connection required to access web links, streaming content, and free downloads.
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Previous Edition
Television Production & Broadcast Journalism, 2nd Edition
Table of Contents
1. The Television Production Industry
2. Working in the Television Production Industry
3. The Video Camera and Support Equipment
4. Video Camera Operations
5. Video Acquisition, Recordable Media & Storage
6. Audio Basics
7. Connectors
8. Scriptwriting
9. Newsroom Production
10. Broadcast Journalism
11. Interviews
12. Legalities: Releases, Copyright, and Forums
13. Music
14. Image Display
15. Lighting
16. Studio and Remote Shooting
17. Remote Shooting
18. Props, Set Dressing, and Scenery
19. Production Staging and Interacting with Talent
20. Directing
21. Makeup Application and Costume Considerations
22. Video Switchers and Special Effects Generators
23. Electronic Special Effects
24. Video Editing
25. Getting Technical
26. Getting Into the Industry
Look Inside
Online Text, 1yr. Individual Subscription
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Front Matter (g-wonlinetextbooks.com, Visual Technology)
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Chapter 3 (g-wonlinetextbooks.com, Visual Technology)
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Chapter 4 (g-wonlinetextbooks.com, Visual Technology)
Instructor's Presentations for PowerPoint® CD, Individual License
PPS
Chapter 3 (PPS, 7.1 MB)
PPS
Chapter 4 (PPS, 7.53 MB)
Companion Website
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Correlations
Precision Exams
South Carolina
 
Media Technology 1, 2
Tennessee
Texas
About the Author(s)

Phillip L. Harris - received a Bachelor of Science degree from East Carolina University and Master of Arts in Technology Education from George Mason University. He is also a graduate of Imero Fiorintino Lighting Seminars. Mr. Harris's professional production experience includes a wide range of freelance videography (from weddings to commercials), over 25 years as a freelance theatrical makeup designer and artist, and experience directing more than 25 plays and musicals for community theater since 1979.

Mr. Harris brings over 34 years of teaching television production to this book. As part of the program he taught, Mr. Harris created Digital Wave Productions, a school-based enterprise that allows students to gain professional work experience and raise funds, while producing video projects for clients.

Mr. Harris retired from teaching in 2006, but remains passionate about sharing his successful curriculum and facility design tips with fellow television production and broadcast journalism instructors. He is well-known in the career education field as a convention speaker and is a session presenter and contest judge at many conventions and conferences, including SIPA, JEA, STN, ITEA, ACTE, and ASPA. Through his consulting business, Mr. Harris assists school districts and individual schools design, develop, and implement television and video programs, and provides training for teachers of these courses.

Gil Garcia - is a media arts instructor and an award winning documentary filmmaker with an extensive background working in film production for advertising companies such as GSD&M and LatinWorks Marketing. A graduate of The University of Texas Radio Television Film Program, he is currently in his ninth year teaching film production and broadcast journalism at Stephen F. Austin High School in Austin, Texas. Mr. Garcia is also a media education consultant for the Austin Independent School District as well as the PBS NewsHour Student Reporting Labs Project. Mr. Garcia serves on the community advisory board for KLRU, the Austin PBS affiliate, and volunteers his talents for Latinitas, a non-profit organization focused on informing, entertaining, and inspiring young Latinas to grow into healthy, confident, and successful Latinas. A leader in the field of media arts education, Mr. Garcia’s students have won top honors at the national level and have been recognized or featured by: The Obama Administration, The National Student Television Network, National Public Radio, Texas Monthly, The Austin American Statesman, The PBS NewsHour, The BBC, and many others.