CMS 136 RADIO BROADCASTING AND PRODUCTION
CMS 136 – Radio Broadcasting and Production
Course Number & Name: CMS 136 Radio Broadcasting and Production
Credit Hours: 3.0 Contact Hours: 3.0 Lecture: N/A Lab: N/A Other: 3.0
Co-requisites: None Concurrent Courses: None
Course Description: This course is designed to teach the fundamentals of audio production and the radio industry. Students learn basic audio recording and editing procedures and gain a theoretical understanding of the role of radio in the global context. This is a theoretical as well as a “hands-on” course. The course will be conducted as both lecture and lab, with students completing various audio projects.
Course Goals: Upon successful completion of this course, students should be able to do the following:
- write, record and edit a variety of audio productions;
- analyze the structure of the radio industry and its impact in the U.S. and internationally; and
- assess the impact of digital technologies on the industry.