TV Industry & Enterprise

Courses

TVIE 180 TV Industry Overview 3.0 Credits

The TV industry (broadcast, cable, satellite and internet) is explored. Topics examined include station and network relations, production, support systems, sales and promotion, revenue streams (advertiser, subscriber and hybrid), financial and legal systems that control TV, and program formats including TV content distributed by Internet, Wifi and mobile.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit

TVIE 250 TV Sports Program Strategies 3.0 Credits

The course will analyze the “big 4” major sports franchises (NFL, MLB, NBA, NHL) by looking at the rights holders, the marketing, the ratings, and the coverage. We will also examine the creation and growth of Regional and National Sports Networks, and study the innovators and their contributions to the business of sports on television. We will examine how sports teams generate revenue with television, how advertising and sponsor-ships are bought and sold, and how television rights are negotiated and awarded.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit

TVIE 285 Media Law and Ethics 3.0 Credits

This course studies the intersection of media law and ethics. Included are: current legal issues in old and new media industries, the First Amendment, Congress and the FCC, licensing and regulation of media businesses, intellectual property and rights acquisition, and the foundation for ethical actions that result from multiple cross-pressures.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: TVIE 180 [Min Grade: D] or EAM 130 [Min Grade: D]

TVIE 290 Introduction to Money and the Media 3.0 Credits

This course focuses on the economics of various segments of the media business, with an emphasis on television through its past, present and future incarnations. Instruction will focus on the business models for various media, and case studies of financial decisions faced by media companies.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit

TVIE I199 Independent Study in TV Industry & Enterprise 0.0-12.0 Credits

Self-directed within the area of study requiring intermittent consultation with a designated instructor.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Can be repeated multiple times for credit

TVIE I299 Independent Study in TV Industry & Enterprise 0.0-12.0 Credits

Self-directed within the area of study requiring intermittent consultation with a designated instructor.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Can be repeated multiple times for credit

TVIE I399 Independent Study in TV Industry & Enterprise 0.5-12.0 Credits

Self-directed within the area of study requiring intermittent consultation with a designated instructor.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Can be repeated 6 times for 18 credits

TVIE I499 Independent Study in TV Industry & Enterprise 0.0-12.0 Credits

Self-directed within the area of study requiring intermittent consultation with a designated instructor.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Can be repeated multiple times for credit

TVIE T180 Special Topics in TV Industry & Enterprise 0.0-12.0 Credits

Topics decided upon by faculty will vary within the area of study.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Can be repeated multiple times for credit

TVIE T280 Special Topics in TV Industry & Enterprise 0.0-12.0 Credits

Topics decided upon by faculty will vary within the area of study.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Can be repeated multiple times for credit

TVIE T380 Special Topics in TV Industry & Enterprise 1.0-3.0 Credit

Topics decided upon by faculty will vary within the area of study.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Can be repeated 6 times for 21 credits

TVIE T480 Special Topics in TV Industry & Enterprise 0.0-12.0 Credits

Topics decided upon by faculty will vary within the area of study.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Can be repeated multiple times for credit

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