Courses offered relating to Sports Broadcasting
MCOM 3026 - Media Practicum (Sports Broadcasting) This is a credit/no credit course.
Catalog description - Advanced instruction in practice and projects. Students perform assigned work with co-curricular activities (KSHU-FM, Cable Channel 7, The Houstonian, student news, and Priority One PR) in a laboratory environment. Variable Credit (1-3).
Prerequisite: Faculty Approval.
MCOM 4022 - Special Topic (Sports Broadcasting) This is a graded course.
Catalog description - This course uses a case study approach to explore managerial goal setting, strategic thinking, budgeting, and working with clients. Successful problem solving, critical thinking, and leadership styles will be examined in depth. Prerequisite: MCOM 1332, 9 hours of MCOM, and Senior standing.
MCOM 3379 - Multi Camera Field Production
Catalog description - This course emphasizes the techniques and approaches to multi-camera directing and production. MCOM 3379 will train students in various remote production contexts, including sports, dance, music, and special events coverage. Students are expected to produce original content for broadcast on Cable Channel 7. Credit 3. Prerequisite: MCOM 1332, MCOM 1371, MCOM 2371, MCOM 3372.
To obtain an understanding of all that goes into a field production, provide skills needed to create field productions and successfully participate in various productions.
At the end of this course students should be able to: