Skyline 3

Learning Recommendations: Consider your learning goals. Consider your learning opportunities and challenges.  Consider how well you work individually and in groups. Review the description and strategies below.

General Description: This class is designed to teach the basics of video production, including electronic news gathering, electronic field production, editing, audio, lighting, scripting, graphics, directing, and production crew work. Depending on the needs and interests of the school, productions may include live television broadcasting, on-camera performance, monthly or bi-monthly magazine, daily school news shows, and/or video features.


  • Basic video production
  • Electronic news gathering
  • Field production
  • Live television broadcasting
  • Editing
  • Audio
  • Lighting techniques
  • Scripting
  • Graphics
  • Directing
  • On-Camera performance

Strategies: Students learn through a combination of:

  • Hands-on projects
  • Production teams
  • Exploration
  • Use of technology
  • Development of scripts

Equipment to be provided by Student: None

Note: Students who complete this course may qualify for college credit at various community and technical college programs. For more information, please visit the CTE Dual Credit page.

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