TV/Video Field Production Assistant

Gain skills in the basics of field-based production, location lighting, high-definition field camera operation, and principles of non-linear editing and multiformat content distribution. Courses are taught in the Milwaukee Public Television studios for real-world experience.

This program prepares students for on-location, video production entry-level positions. With more companies and other organizations using video for web, social media and in-house communications, professionals skilled in field-content production are relied upon to deliver this content from a wide range of locations.

Career Pathway — After earning this diploma, the credits can be applied toward completing the eProduction associate degree program.

Career Outlook — With video so pervasive in our society, individuals well versed in TV and video field production are in demand to help capture and deliver stories to the audience. This program prepares the student to assist in that environment and provide production expertise during on-location program content creation and acquisition.

Program Name: 
TV/Video Field Production Assistant
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Technical Diploma
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