Checking date: 12/07/2020

Course: 2020/2021

Television Programming
Study: Bachelor in Film, Television and Media Studies (211)


Department assigned to the subject: Department of Communication and Media Studies

Type: Electives
ECTS Credits: 3.0 ECTS


Competences and skills that will be acquired and learning results. Further information on this link
1. Knowledge of key theoretical and professional, social and cultural context of television programming, with special attention to television programming in the Spanish television model. 2. Knowledge of the main techniques and processes of television programming in general . Other models . 3. Ability to understand and critically analyze the processes in television, its evolution and current reality, in relation to the phenomenon of reception and social and cultural contexts in which it occurs. 4. Ability to program content on television.
Description of contents: programme
- Models of television programming in America, Europe and Spain. - The study of the ratings. - The practice of programming: programming techniques and configuration of the television programming.
Learning activities and methodology
1. Theoretical classes. 2. Practical classes. 3. Homework.
Assessment System
  • % end-of-term-examination 40
  • % of continuous assessment (assigments, laboratory, practicals...) 60
Basic Bibliography
  • CONTRERAS, J.M. y PALACIO, M.. La programación de televisión. Síntesis. 2001
  • EASTMAN, S. y FERGUSON, D.. Broadcast/Cable/Web Programming: Strategies and Practices, Sixth Edition.. Wadsworth. 2002

The course syllabus and the academic weekly planning may change due academic events or other reasons.