In order to take advantage of these classes, you must be a member or a friend of NewTV. To explore membership options, click here. 


Each quarter, NewTV offers are variety of exciting classes. Once you are a member, you must attend one of the orientation sessions that are held every month. For each class, registration is required and is open until 2 hours before the class begins. If the minimum enrollment is not reached, the class will be cancelled. You will always have the option to take classes in studio production, field production and post-production. Each quarter we also offer special media-related courses in other topics.  


Where You Start

NewTV Orientation

Learn about all the wonderful opportunities offered at our state-of-the-art media center. This class is a prerequisite for all NewTV course offerings. If you cannot attend the scheduled session, but would like to take a course, please contact Kathleen Golden at
Monday, August 3 • 7pm


Event Coverage Track

F100a - Camera: Sony NXCam

Learn Operation of the Sony HXR-NX5U.
No Longer Offered this Quarter

F101 - Lighting Equipment

Learn concepts and operations of field lighting equipment available at NewTV. 
No Longer Offered This Quarter 

F102 - Field Audio 

Learn concepts and operations fo field lighting eqipment available at NewTV.
No Longer Offered This Quarter

F103 - Event Setup

Take part in a mock event setup.
Not offered this quarter.



Documentary Track/ Narrative Track

F100b - Camera: Canon 5Dmk2/3

Learn operation of the Canon 5Dmk3.
No Longer Offered This Quarter

F100c - Camera: Canon C100mk2

Learn operation of the Canon C100mk2.
No Longer Offered This Quarter


Film Documentary Track

D100 - Storytelling Basics; D101 - Production; D102 - Directing; D103 - Structure and Audience

Not Being Offered This Quarter



N100 - Pre-Production; N101 - Composition for Narrative; N102 - Aesthetics and Style; N103 - Scriptwriting

Not Being Offered This Quarter


Studio Track

Studio Volunteer Track

ST100 - Studio Elements: Prep

Learn how to properly setup the studio for a production.
Monday, August 10 • 7pm

ST101 - Studio Elements: Control Room

Learn how to operate the control room for a studio production. 
Monday, August 10 • 8pm

Studio Director Track

ST102 - Studio Switcher

Learn how to operate the Broadcast Pix Granite 6000 switcher.
Monday, August 17 • 7pm

ST103 - Studio Director/Mock Show 

Take part in a Mock Studio Production.
Not offered this quarter.

Studio: Advanced

ST200 - Macros

Learn to create macros for your studio production.
Not offered this quarter.

ST201 - Green Screen 

Learn how to use the studio green screen. 
Not offered this quarter.


Post Production Tracks

Post Production: Adobe Premiere

A100 - Adobe Premiere Basics; A102 - Adobe Premiere Tools; A103 - Adobe Premiere Finishing 

Instructor: Mike Pare
Thursdays, August 6, 13 & 20 • 6pm

Advanced Post Production: Adobe Premiere

A200 - Chroma Keying; A201 - Keyframing; A202 - Audio Mastering 

Not offered this quarter.

Post Production: FCPX

FC100 - FCPX Basics; FC102 FCPX Tools; FC103 FCPX Finishing 

Instructor: Michael Beal
Minimum Enrollment: 6; Fee: $50
Saturdays, August 8, 15 & 22 • 12pm


Photography Tracks


P100 - Understanding Exposure: ISO, Shutter; P101 - Understanding Exposure: Aperture; P102 - Digital Camera Basics; D103 - Design 

Instructor: Vanessa Ruiz, Minimum enrollment: 5; Fee: $90
Saturdays, August 29, September 5, 12 & 19 • 12pm

Photography - Post (Photoshop): Coming Fall 2015




Social Media Track

SM100 - Basics of Social Media Marketing; SM101 - Visual Side of Social Media; SM102 - Video and Social Media; SM103 - Marketing Your Brand with a Blog

Instructor: Melanie Graham
Minimum enrollment: 4; Fee: $90
Tuesdays, August 4, 11, 18 & 25 • 7pm