Telecom Program Highlights

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  • Two years of hands-on experience in all aspects of television production
  • First-year students can make broadcast-worthy material
  • Students earn college credit
  • TV-II students receive honors credit
  • Classes are taught by a faculty of working professionals
  • State-of-the-art media production facilities
  • Instruction in all phases of studio and remote digital broadcasting and production
  • Participation in local and national media associations
  • Competition using skills on a state and national level (SkillsUSA)

Student Videos

Watch student-made videos from the NNPS Telecom Student Network channel on YouTube. (Click on the playlist in upper left of video player for more.

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summer graduatesTelecom staff and students video recorded the 2018 NNPS Summer Graduation Tuesday, August 7 at Heritage High School.

 

Telecom students view engineering designsTelecom students were lucky enough to go on an end-of-the year field trip to NASA Langley Research Center in Hampton, where they could learn about media coverage of a special event -- and also enjoy experiencing the event.

 

Camera Operator and graduatesNNPS Telecom students worked hard over graduation weekend, video-recording the five high school graduations Saturday and Sunday, as well as An Achievable Dream High School’s on Thursday evening.

 

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Join the award-winning Telecom team! Open to all juniors and seniors of Newport News Public Schools. See your guidance counselor or call us at (757) 591-4687 for more information.
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Television Production I

Television Production I is a full-year double-period course.
The first year of study provides students with basic knowledge and skills in TV production. Students develop techniques in broadcast news operation, and studio and electronic filled productions.

Television Production II

Television Production II is a full-year, double-period course. The second year of study emphasizes specific occupational knowledge and skills. Students learn techniques in producing music videos, commercials and talk shows. Skills and knowledge gained will be used to produce programming for NNPS-TV.

VERSO Tasks/Competencies

Career Opportunities

- Producer
- Director
- Camera Operator
- Technical Director
- Production Assistant
- Writer
- Editor
- Reporter