Broadcasting Courses

Register for classes using WebAdvisor. Review the searchable online Class Schedule for class dates and times. Course descriptions are available in the Catalog. All students are encouraged to meet with a counselor to review academic program requirements and discuss their long-range academic plan.

A sampling of courses for this discipline includes (not a complete list):

Skip list of courses.

Rehearsing a production at Ohlone College Broadcasting.
  • BRDC-120 Introduction to Electronic Media
  • BRDC-123A/B Radio Operations
  • BRDC-124 Broadcast Internships
  • BRDC-127A/B/C/D Radio Broadcast Lab
  • BRDC-128 Radio Programming and Marketing
  • BRDC-129 Digital Radio Studio Systems
  • BRDC-130 Broadcast Announcing
  • BRDC-132/MUS-113 Studio Recording
  • BRDC-134 Video Editing for Film and Television
  • BRDC-135 Final Cut Pro Suite-Master
  • BRDC-136 Digital Video and Lighting
  • BRDC-137 Video Field Production
  • BRDC-138 AVID Editing
  • BRDC-141 Live TV Newscast
  • BRDC-142 Live TV Studio Production
  • BRDC-144 Sports Broadcasting
  • BRDC-145/146 Digital Reporting
  • BRDC-148 Live Television Production
  • BRDC-149 Live Studio Directing
  • BRDC-152 Film and Video Production
  • BRDC/JOUR-155 Mass Media and Society

Textbooks, Online Access Codes, Other Supplies and Resources

Most Ohlone College classes require the purchase of a textbook, and some classes require the purchase of online access codes (also known as keys) or other supplies. Most of these purchases are available at the Ohlone College Bookstore.

Students may also be required to pay additional fees for access to online resources that are not available through the Ohlone College Bookstore. Please check with the instructor.

More at Textbooks: Information and Purchasing, including Online Orders, Newark Center Textbooks and Supplies, Book Buybacks, and Textbook Costs.

Student Learning Outcomes

Broadcasting AA Degree

  1. Develop an understanding of the broadcasting industry from a strategic, analytical, organizational, cultural, and historic perspective.
  2. Demonstrate the vocational skills necessary to function successfully as a member of a broadcast television or film production team.
  3. Demonstrate the ability to operate a radio broadcast facility from a technical, legal, content, and strategic standpoint.
  4. Demonstrate storytelling and reporting skills writing for news, short form documentary, or commercial television production.
  5. Create and organize a professional-quality radio portfolio consisting of a broadcast aircheck, production samples, resume, and related materials.