The following is subject to change due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.

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.

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.

Download: Fall 2020 Syllabus