CA 335 Television Practicum
FA 2006 HOZ
Asst Prof, Com Arts
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TBA; 1st meeting, 1st wed. of semester, 11am, co232
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Learning Outcomes: Core Learning Outcomes
Every course at Park University requires a core assessment. This is one major project or test, given during the last part of the class, that measures 75% of the course's learning objectives.
For this course, the core assessment is the final project. It will be graded according to a rubric that will be provided later in the semester. It measures learning objectives 1, 3, 4, 5 on pages 1-2.
You will be graded on the professionalism of your produced pieces, and on your professionalism as a staff member of the Northland News. This includes attendance at our weekly broadcasts. See the grading plan at the end of this syllabus for more details.
1. (60%) Individual grade for each Northland News. Grades will be distributed after each newscast/program, and will be based on the professionalism of your packages. A sheet of criteria will be distributed to each student.
2. (20%). Attendance at weekly taping sessions. Newscasts will be aired live weekly, and your help is needed during this production. This includes producing copy for our newscast.
3. (20%) Final project. You will produce a portfolio of your work as a final project.
Late Submission of Course Materials:
I will not accept late work!. This applies to all packages, VO's, scripts, and so on. The deadline for all packages and VO's is 8 AM on Wednesdays, and the deadline for all copy is 11 AM Wednesdays. Obviously, we can not air late materials. If it's not in, it's a zero. Contact me IN ADVANCE if you're having a problem, and we may be able to make arrangements for an alternate assignment for a later newscast.
Classroom Rules of Conduct: Respect one another.
We will meet weekly, and produce a live newscast. Your packages/VO's will be done at your leisure during the week, but must be submitted by deadline.
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Last Updated:8/17/2006 1:09:50 PM