Television Studio Production - Certificate Program
Are you passionate about working in television?
EFSC's Television Studio Production Certificate equips you with the foundational skills needed to create high-quality broadcast television!
You'll get hands-on experience producing programs both in the studio and on location, using professional equipment. Through the four classes required for this College Credit Certificate (CCC), you'll learn about lighting, multi-camera directing, audio recording and mixing, techniques for shooting and editing video, and much more.
These skills can be immediately applied in the workforce or contribute to a college degree. This program enables you to earn credit toward an A.S. degree in Digital Television and Media Production at EFSC while building a professional portfolio to impress future employers.
Take the first step toward an exciting new career today!
Television Studio Production - Certificate Program
Television Studio Production Certificate - Course Curriculum
EFSC's Television Studio Production Certificate program offers hands-on courses that provide practical skills in a studio environment. You can choose to attend classes in person on the Cocoa Campus or through a hybrid format, offering flexibility to fit your schedule. The program is designed to progressively evolve your skills over two semesters, with each semester building upon the previous one.
Additionally, if you've completed or are currently enrolled in relevant courses through Brevard Public Schools, you may be eligible for college credit toward this certificate. Start your journey toward a rewarding career in TV production today!
Television Studio Production Certificate - Admissions Information
If you're interested in this program, simply follow the regular enrollment process at Eastern Florida. The program is open-access, meaning you can apply and start classes in any term. If you have any questions or need assistance, EFSC's academic advisors are ready to help you navigate the enrollment process and provide information about the program. Don't hesitate to reach out to them for guidance!
Brief Costs and Financial Aid Eligibility
For in-state students, the cost of tuition and fees for EFSC's Television Studio Production CCC is approximately $1,250. Please note that this does not include expenses for course materials, lab fees, or equipment. While this certificate program is not eligible for Federal financial aid due to its length, there are options available to assist with costs.
College Courses You Would Take
The four classes required for this CCC will equip you with the necessary skills for entry-level positions in digital and broadcast television, video production, and related fields. During these courses, you will:
- Learn how to manipulate digital images using professional photo editing software
- Explore the history, current state, and future trends of electronic media
- Develop effective writing techniques for both broadcast and web-based media
- Gain experience in directing multi-camera productions for live presentations, broadcasts, or web-streaming
- Enhance your skills in digital video camera operation and non-linear editing
These comprehensive topics will provide you with a solid foundation and practical skills to excel in your chosen field. The courses you'll take are:
Teaches the theory and techniques used in TV studio production including camera operation, lighting, audio mixing, producing, and directing.
Teaches fundamental digital video skills (including tools, techniques, principles, story development, creativity, planning, and more) through hands-on projects.
Gain practical experience in advanced television production skills and techniques involving program production.
Offers practical experience in advanced television field production skills and techniques involving the use of A/B roll editors and non-linear digital editing equipment.
Why Study Television Studio Production at EFSC?
Hands-On Experience in a Real-World Setting
As a student in Eastern Florida's Television Studio Production Certificate program, you'll have exciting opportunities for hands-on learning and interactive experiences. Our dedicated studio for student training is located in the same Cocoa Campus building as the college's independent public television station WEFS-TV.
Additionally, you'll have access to professional digital cameras and editing facilities for assignments conducted in real-world locations. You can join the Titans Digital Media Club, a student club that provides the opportunity to add to your resume.
Preparation for Your Future
You can put your skills to use in the workforce straight away, but if you're thinking about pursuing EFSC's Digital Television and Media Production A.S. degree, this CCC's courses are an important part of that program. The credits you earn for this certificate can be applied toward the A.S., which means you'll be one step closer to obtaining a higher degree.
Related Media Programs
If you're interested in the Television Studio Production CCC, there are other degree and certificate programs at Eastern Florida that you might also find interesting. Some of these programs can be combined to work toward an associate or even a bachelor's degree from EFSC. You can also explore degrees and certificates in related fields like graphic design. To get more information, it's a good idea to reach out to an academic advisor, who can help you to explore your options.