Course Info

TV 289: The Business of Television

Course provides historical background of the television business, beginning with the initial launch of the industry in the 1940s. Students examine the establishment of the regulatory system, including the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), the operational structure of stations and networks, the development of cable and satellite broadcasting, and the programming policies and strategies of the present broadcasting industry.

Winter 2017-2018

Section: 501
Class number: 20690
Meeting time: MW 1:30PM - 3:00PM
Location: CDM 00202 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Jose Soto | View syllabus

Winter 2016-2017

Section: 501
Class number: 22076
Meeting time: MW 1:30PM - 3:00PM
Location: CDM 00202 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Jose Soto | View syllabus

Winter 2015-2016

Section: 501
Class number: 22584
Meeting time: MW 1:30PM - 3:00PM
Location: CDM 00202 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Jose Soto | View syllabus

Winter 2014-2015

Section: 501
Class number: 20337
Meeting time: MW 11:50AM - 1:20PM
Location: CDM 00200 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Jose Soto | View syllabus

Winter 2013-2014

Section: 501
Class number: 20420
Meeting time: MW 11:50AM - 1:20PM
Location: CDM 00230 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Jose Soto | View syllabus