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CTPR 409

CTPR 409: Practicum in Television Production is a laboratory course that works directly with Trojan Vision to produce shows. It is open to all students from any school or department in the university. There are NO prerequisite requirements for this class.

Register for CTPR 409 today!

CTPR 409, the “Trojan Vision Class” turns students into television producers who put real shows on the air. You’ll learn how to work a camera, generate graphics, direct a show, book guests, run audio, and brief hosts. There are even on-camera opportunities.

This semester, CTPR 409 will be a hybrid class, with some sessions taking place online and others in the studio. There will be six sections taking place at the following times:

Monday4:30 – 6:50pm2.0
Tuesday9:00 – 11:20am2.0
Tuesday4:30 – 6:50pm2.0
Wednesday9:00 – 11:20am2.0
Thursday4:30 – 6:50pm2.0
Friday9:00 – 11:20am2.0


Through the USC School of Cinematic Arts, the class can be taken for 2-4 units per semester and can be taken multiple times. It is offered every fall and spring semester. Find us in the official schedule of classes, or contact us for more information.

Volunteer with Trojan Vision

Students who have already taken the class are eligible to return as senior producers or even showrunners.

Hosts and correspondents are also volunteers, but they do not need to take the class in order to apply. Auditions are held at the beginning of each semester. Please check our Facebook page for updates.