Telemedia

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TELE 100 FUNDAMENTALS OF FILM AND VIDEO CAMERAS AND RECORDERS 2 Units Fee: $20. Grade only. Fundamental knowledge to operate film and video cameras and associated recorders. Emphasis on equipment descriptions, operational procedures, and practical demonstrations to give the student sound basis for operation of the equipment. [D; CSU]
TELE 100 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
89798 TELE 100 01 07:30AM-09:40AM MW L104 Richison,Scott 8 5*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 10/11/2014
*Open seats as of Monday, September 29, 2014 8:00 AM
TELE 101 FUNDAMENTALS OF FILM AND VIDEO EDITING 2 Units Fee: $20. Grade only. Fundamental principles and mechanics of editing film and video with audio and graphics. Emphasis on practical application and operation of equipment. [D; CSU]
TELE 101 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
89799 TELE 101 01 07:30AM-09:40AM MW L104 Richison,Scott 8 0*
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Begins: 10/20/2014 Ends: 12/11/2014
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TELE 110 WRITING FOR FILM AND ELECTRONIC MEDIA 3 Units Grade only. [Prerequisite: ENGL 114 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College English Assessment, or equivalent.] Theory and practice in writing for electronic and film media. Introduction to techniques of narrative and documentary writing and scripting. [D; CSU]
TELE 110 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
89800 TELE 110 01 09:30AM-10:45AM TTH 852 Bulkin,Gary 18 0*
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Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
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TELE 112 CULTURE AND THE MEDIA 3 Units Survey of the development of electronic media with emphasis on the communicative, aesthetic, and technical history and the influence of media on society. (Same as HUM 112.) [D; CSU; UC]
TELE 112 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
89801 TELE 112 01 12:00PM-01:15PM TTH 701 Bulkin,Gary 18 14*
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Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
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TELE 113 HISTORY OF FILM AS ART 3 Units Provides a survey of cinema with an emphasis on the chronological development of styles and techniques in the medium. Focuses on aesthetic and historical influences on cinema as well as the effects of cinema on society. Discusses the impact of television on film and popular culture. (Same as ART 130.) [D; CSU; UC]
TELE 113 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
89802 TELE 113 60 06:00PM-08:50PM W 751 Kendricks,Ethan 18 11*
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
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TELE 114 CINEMA AS A FORM OF EXPRESSION AND COMMUNICATION 3 Units Introduction to the appreciation of film as a medium of expression and communication. Selected domestic and foreign films (screen, video, television) will be viewed and analyzed for methods, techniques, and objectives creating the films' messages to increase cinematic literacy and understanding of this uniquely powerful, communication medium. (Same as COMM 185.) [D; CSU; UC]
TELE 114 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
89803 TELE 114 60 06:00PM-08:50PM T H312 Sisson,Mark 18 15*
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Monday, September 29, 2014 8:00 AM
TELE 115 ACTING FOR TELEVISION AND FILM 3 Units Provides an overview of the basic techniques of acting on camera. Includes exercises in sense memory and effective memory, action, relaxation, and concentration. Emphasizes improvisational techniques, subjective camera monologues, auditions, and scene performance. (Same as TA 115.) [D; CSU; UC]
TELE 115 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
89804 TELE 115 01 01:00PM-02:05PM TTH 912 Warriner,John 15 16*
    02:15PM-03:45PM TTH 912      
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 9/2/2014 Ends: 12/11/2014
*Open seats as of Monday, September 29, 2014 8:00 AM
89805 TELE 115 60 06:00PM-07:05PM TTH 912 Warriner,John 15 13*
    07:15PM-08:45PM TTH 912      
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
Begins: 9/2/2014 Ends: 12/11/2014
*Open seats as of Monday, September 29, 2014 8:00 AM
TELE 131 INTRODUCTION TO VIDEO AND FILM PRODUCTION 3 Units Fee: $45. Basic instruction in camera operation, editing, and sound production techniques. Introduction to significant examples of filmmaking and video as a creative stimulus and a basis for the development of critical judgment. (Same as ART 131.) [D; CSU; UC]
TELE 131 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
89806 TELE 131 01 10:00AM-10:50AM MW L104 Richison,Scott 18 10*
    11:00AM-12:50PM MW L104      
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Monday, September 29, 2014 8:00 AM
89807 TELE 131 03 09:00AM-09:50AM TTH L104 Sisson,Mark 18 6*
    10:00AM-11:50AM TTH L104      
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Monday, September 29, 2014 8:00 AM
TELE 150 INTRODUCTION TO DESIGN AND PRODUCTION 3 Units Introduces theatre staging including: the fundamentals of set design and graphics; theory and practice of construction; painting; and scene shifting. Includes practical assignments in technical and managerial phases of college productions (Same as TA 150). [D; CSU; UC]
TELE 150 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
89808 TELE 150 01 11:00AM-11:50AM MW 911 Buckley,Michael 18 0*
    12:00PM-01:15PM MW 911      
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Monday, September 29, 2014 8:00 AM
TELE 151 RECORDING TECHNIQUES 3 Units Grade only. Introduces non-linear audio recording with an emphasis on current digital recording techniques, equipment, and practices. Focuses on the physics of sound propagation, psychoacoustics, microphones, mixers, signal processing and historical perspectives on analog audio recording, and multi-track recording and mixing. (Same as RA&T 120 or MUS 151.) [D; CSU]
TELE 151 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
89809 TELE 151 01 01:00PM-01:50PM MW 854 Henry,James 18 12*
    02:00PM-02:50PM MW 854      
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
Additional one hour to be scheduled per week.
*Open seats as of Monday, September 29, 2014 8:00 AM
TELE 163 VIDEO POST-PRODUCTION AND SPECIAL EFFECTS 3 Units Fee: $20. Grade only. [Recommended Preparation: TELE/ART 131 or equivalent.] Instruction about how minds process images is provided while using post-production software to enhance and complete videos for output to digital videotape or to DVDs and CD-ROMs. Correct video imperfections, add animated titles, create a soundtrack, learn keying techniques for multi-layered compositions, and more. [D; CSU]
TELE 163 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
89810 TELE 163 01 06:00PM-06:50PM TTH L104 Borden,Terrence 18 0*
    07:00PM-08:50PM TTH L104      
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Monday, September 29, 2014 8:00 AM
TELE 180 INTRODUCTION TO ELECTRONIC MEDIA 3 Units Survey of the world of broadcasting including basic concepts of the nature of radio energy, broadcast channels, storage, distribution and delivery systems. Survey of the origins, growth, business practices, social control, and effects of broadcasting in the United States. Introduction to non-commercial and non- broadcast systems. (Same as COMM 180.) [D; CSU]
TELE 180 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
89811 TELE 180 01 12:00PM-01:15PM MW 1685B Maxwell,Peter 18 16*
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Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
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TELE 183 VIDEO STUDIO PRODUCTION 3 Units Fee: $14. Grade only. [Recommended Preparation: TELE/ART 131 or equivalent.] Introduction to video programming and production. Theory and practice of camera, lighting, audio, recording, editing and special effects techniques. Practical experience in the use of control room, studio, and auxiliary equipment in the production of programs. [D; CSU]
TELE 183 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
89812 TELE 183 01 01:30PM-02:20PM TTH L108 Sisson,Mark 18 4*
    02:30PM-04:20PM TTH L108      
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Monday, September 29, 2014 8:00 AM
TELE 208 INTRODUCTION TO DRAMATIC SCRIPTWRITING 3 Units Covers dramatic writing for television, film, and theatre. Emphasizes character development, plot, and dialogue creation. Addresses style, timing, and adaptation. (Same as TA 108.) [D; CSU]
TELE 208 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
89813 TELE 208 01 09:30AM-10:45AM TTH 911 Pentilescu,Mark 18 18*
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Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Monday, September 29, 2014 8:00 AM
TELE 290 PROFESSIONAL MEDIA WORK EXPERIENCE I 2 Units [Limitation on Enrollment: Declared Telemedia major. Recommended Concurrent Enrollment: Enrollment in one other class directly related to the Telemedia major in order to apply learned theory in a practical hands-on setting through an internship class.] Provides students from any major with experience in the media industries. Applies principles and skills acquired in the major to job assignments. Includes weekly class activities, one unit credit is granted for each 60 hours of volunteer or 75 hours of paid work. The supervisor and the instructor will evaluate each student's performance. [D; CSU]
TELE 290 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
89814 TELE 290 01 08:00AM-08:50AM T 852 Sisson,Mark 18 32*
    TBA-TBA TBA      
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Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Monday, September 29, 2014 8:00 AM
TELE 291 PROFESSIONAL MEDIA WORK EXPERIENCE II 2 Units [Prerequisite: TELE 290 or equivalent. Limitation on Enrollment: Declared Telemedia major. Recommended Concurrent Enrollment: Enrollment in one other class directly related to the Telemedia major in order to apply learned theory in a practical hands-on setting through an internship class.] Provides students from any major with experience in the media industries. Applies principles and skills acquired in the major to job assignments. Includes weekly class activities, one unit credit is granted for each 60 hours of volunteer or 75 hours of paid work. The supervisor and the instructor will evaluate each student's performance. [D; CSU]
TELE 291 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
89815 TELE 291 01 08:00AM-08:50AM T 852 Sisson,Mark 18 41*
    TBA-TBA TBA      
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Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Monday, September 29, 2014 8:00 AM
TELE 292 PROFESSIONAL MEDIA WORK EXPERIENCE III 2 Units [Prerequisite: TELE 291 or equivalent. Limitation on Enrollment: Declared Telemedia major. Recommended Concurrent Enrollment: Enrollment in one other class directly related to the Telemedia major in order to apply learned theory in a practical hands-on setting through an internship class.] Provides students from any major with experience in the media industries. Applies principles and skills acquired in the major to job assignments. Includes weekly class activities, one unit credit is granted for each 60 hours of volunteer or 75 hours of paid work. The supervisor and the instructor will evaluate each student's performance. [D; CSU]
TELE 292 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
89816 TELE 292 01 08:00AM-08:50AM T 852 Sisson,Mark 18 45*
    TBA-TBA TBA      
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Monday, September 29, 2014 8:00 AM
TELE 293 PROFESSIONAL MEDIA WORK EXPERIENCE IV 2 Units [Prerequisite: TELE 292 or equivalent. Limitation on Enrollment: Declared Telemedia major. Students must. Recommended Concurrent Enrollment: Enrollment in one other class directly related to the Telemedia major in order to apply learned theory in a practical hands-on setting through an internship class.] Provides students from any major with experience in the media industries. Applies principles and skills acquired in the major to job assignments. Includes weekly class activities, one unit credit is granted for each 60 hours of volunteer or 75 hours of paid work. The supervisor and the instructor will evaluate each student's performance. [D; CSU]
TELE 293 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
89817 TELE 293 01 08:00AM-08:50AM T 852 Sisson,Mark 18 45*
    TBA-TBA TBA      
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Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Monday, September 29, 2014 8:00 AM
TELE 299 INDEPENDENT STUDY 1 Unit [Limitation on Enrollment: Eligibility for independent study.] Individual study or research in some area of telemedia of particular interest to the student and not included in regular courses of the College. [D; CSU]
TELE 299 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
93951 TELE 299 98 TBA-TBA TBA TBA Bulkin,Gary 18 0*
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Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Monday, September 29, 2014 8:00 AM
93948 TELE 299 99 TBA-TBA TBA TBA Bulkin,Gary 18 0*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Monday, September 29, 2014 8:00 AM

Total Courses: 19 Total Sections: 22
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