North Side High School - TV Production & Radio Pathway

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TV PRODUCTION & RADIO

Students who enroll in North Side’s TV Production and Radio Pathway will spend substantial time learning the mass communications career field.  Students will learn to speak or read from scripted materials, such as news reports or commercial messages, on radio, television, or other communications media.  Students will prepare to talk on radio or television, interview guests, read news flashes, and select program content.

 

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REQUIRED CLASSES

9th Grade

  • English 9 or Honors
  • Algebra II or Honors
  • Biology or Honors
  • Physical Education
  • Preparing for College and Careers
  • Intro to Communications*

10th Grade

  • English 10 or Honors
  • Geometry or Honors
  • Chemistry or Honors
  • World History or Honors
  • Physical Education/Health
  • Radio & Television I*
  • Intro to Communications*

11th Grade 

  • English 11 or Honors/AP Lit & Comp
  • US History/Dual Credit US History
  • Precalculus/Trigonometry
  • Radio & Television I*
  • Intro to Communications*

12th Grade

  • English 12 or Honors
  • Calculus
  • AP Chemistry
  • US Government
  • Economics
  • Business Co-op*

* C or higher must be earned for pathway credit

 

EXPEREINCES FOR GROWTH

  • Students can choose to complete the pathway at NS or to attend an advanced Career Academy course
  • Students can choose to complete ICE, a work-based learning experience for upper classmen
  • Build business-communication skills
  • Learn to network with local business leaders
  • Attend community planning events
  • Students can choose to complete the pathway at NS or to complete this pathway with the Career Academy courses
  • Students can choose to complete ICE, a work-based learning experience for upper classmen
  • Limited internship and externship opportunities for upper classmen

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

  • Television Broadcasting
  • Radio Broadcasting
  • Reporters, Journalists, and Correspondents
  • Telecommunications Equipment Installers and Repair
  • Sound Engineering Technicians

 

IMPORTANT LINKS

Indiana Career Ready

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