The Ohlone College Broadcasting Department offers hands-on classes in film production, film directing, film editing, AVID editing, Final Cut Pro editing, shooting video for TV, film production, video production and TV news production. We are The Bay Area's TV & Video Lab.
Ohlone College Broadcasting's film, TV, and Internet classes offer training that is essential to get the job you want in film, film editing, film production and TV production, including sitcoms, entertainment shows, documentary production or TV news.
Classes are taught by top industry professionals, including:
- Bill Schechner, NBC News reporter, KPIX anchor
- Cristina Gastelu, Social Media Producer
- Paul Hammons, Graphics Producer, NBC News
- Lawrence Iriarte, Filmmaker, Pixar, WB, ILM
- Nizar Ahmed, Juniper Networks, Liquid Media
- William V. Moore, Chief Cameraman, KTVU
- Gary Kauf, Reporter KTVU, News Writer, NBC Nightly News
We offer classes in film production, film editing, Final Cut Pro and Edius Video Editing, Internet Television Production, Digital Video, Television Directing, News Production, News Reporting, News Writing, News Editing, Directing Live TV, Studio Directing and Short Film Production.
Spring 2014 Classes Schedule
Ohlone College Broadcasting: Film, TV & Internet
Get the skills—get the job!
Ohlone College Broadcasting has the classes you need! Spring 2014 classes begin Monday, January 27, 2014. Sign up early! Many classes are filled well before the semester begins.
New this Spring! Internet Television (BRDC 145)
Take part in the development of a innovative news and entertainment format for the internet. New live program streamed to the web each week. Taught by Social Media Producer Cristina Gastelu, and KTVU Reporter and NBC Newswriter Gary Kauf. BRDC 145 Tues. & Thurs. 6:30-9:05 pm. Enroll now in Internet Television.
Live Television Production (Behind the Camera)
Learn to run a studio camera, a switcher, floor direct or teleprompter. Taught by NBC, CBS, ABC News Producer Paul Hammons. BRDC 148 Mon. & Wed. 6:30-9:15 pm. Enroll now in Live Television Production.
Live Television Newscast (In Front of the Camera)
Train to anchor, be a reporter, do live shots on a live weekly newscast. Learn to shoot and edit. BRDC 142 Mon. & Wed. 6:30-9:15 pm. New for the spring semester this class will be taught by NBC News reporter and KPIX anchor Bill Schechner. Enroll now in Live Television Newscast.
Digital Video and Lighting (Learn to Shoot Like a Pro)
Shoot video with professional Sony XD cameras. Learn lighting, panoramic shots. KTVU Cameraman William Moore teaches this class. BRDC 136 Mon. & Wed. 11:30 am to 2 pm. Enroll now in Digital Video and Lighting.
Advanced Film and Video Production
This class is for people serious about getting into the film industry or working in video production, lighting, dolly shots and set prep. Taught by WB, Pixar & ILM filmmaker Lawrence Iriarte. BRDC 152 Saturday 9 am to 2:30 pm. & 8 hours. Enroll now in Advanced Film and Video Production.
Train to be a play-by-play announcer, learn camera technique and TV Sports production skills as part of a crew on a live sports crew. Taught by NBC Sports Producer Paul Hammons. BRDC 144 Friday 12 to 4:30pm & 2 ½ hours. Enroll now in Sports Broadcasting.
Video Editing: Advanced Techniques
Learn motion, layering, keyframing and more. Nizar Ahmed of Liquid Media teaches this class. BRDC 135 Tues. & Thu. Noon - 2:35 pm. Enroll now in Video Editing: Advanced Techniques.
Video Editing for Film, TV and the Internet
The basics of video editing using Final Cut Pro and Edius. No prerequisites. BRDC 134 Tues. & Thu. Noon – 2:35 pm. Enroll now in Video Editing for Film, TV and the Internet.