RTV170 - Introduction to New Media

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Subject Title
Introduction to New Media

Subject Description
As the worlds of online and broadcast communications continue to merge, it is critical that graduates be well versed in the basics of the interactivity and synergies of these various mediums. This subject, through lectures, demonstrations, and assignment work, will introduce the students to some of the most commonly used applications in the broadcast and production industries today.

Credit Status
Broadcasting - Radio Diploma Program
Journalism Diploma Program

Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this subject the student will be able to:

1. Create and import visual and aural media for use in broadcast and online.
2. Compare and contrast a variety of online applications and platforms, and their potential for use in conjunction with traditional media.
3. Examine cross-platform promotional and programming strategies, from a communications industry perspective.
4. Understand basic image file management, file extensions, and file storage.

Cheating and Plagiarism
Each student should be aware of the College's policy regarding Cheating and Plagiarism. Seneca's Academic Policy will be strictly enforced.

To support academic honesty at Seneca College, all work submitted by students may be reviewed for authenticity and originality, utilizing software tools and third party services. Please visit the Academic Honesty site on http://library.senecacollege.ca for further information regarding cheating and plagiarism policies and procedures.

All students and employees have the right to study and work in an environment that is free from discrimination and/or harassment. Language or activities that defeat this objective violate the College Policy on Discrimination/Harassment and shall not be tolerated. Information and assistance are available from the Student Conduct Office at student.conduct@senecacollege.ca.

Accommodation for Students with Disabilities
The College will provide reasonable accommodation to students with disabilities in order to promote academic success. If you require accommodation, contact the Counselling and Disabilities Services Office at ext. 22900 to initiate the process for documenting, assessing and implementing your individual accommodation needs.