Course Info

CP 366: The Business of Television (Formerly TV 289)

Due to COVID-19, Spring in-class sections will be conducted online. Please contact your instructor for more information.

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 2019-2020

Section: 501
Class number: 25467
Meeting time: MW 11:50AM - 1:20PM
Location: CDM 00222 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Jose Soto | View syllabus
CLOSED

Winter 2018-2019

Section: 501
Class number: 25388
Meeting time: TuTh 11:50AM - 1:20PM
Location: CDM 00202 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Jose Soto | View syllabus
CLOSED

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