MAET-190 Media Production Internship I
Credits 1 / 1 Contact Hours
Maximum Credits 4
Prerequisite: Placement into RDNG-016 (ACSR-016). Prerequisite: MAET-100 and program coordinator approval.
Provides first year students an opportunity to intern in a media arts related position with a business or an organization under professional supervision. Students work closely with faculty in arranging and evaluating the workplace experience. Placement is contingent upon interview results between the student and interview site. Students will choose an internship according to their area of interest and are expected to work a minimum of 50 hours per credit in the semester for which the course is offered.
1. Demonstrate the ability to locate a production or broadcast facility in the state and describe its function 2. Submit a professional resume 3. Interview for a career-related position 4. Demonstrate good work habits 5. Adhere to professional ethics and standards 6.Objectively assess the production or facility and the student’s role in its operation 7. Apply classroom learning to work-site experience 8. Describe in written reports the “real world” skills gained though the internship experience 9. Complete an exit interview between faculty and work-site representative to discuss progress made and skill areas needing improvement.