Checking date: 25/06/2021

Course: 2024/2025

Television Programming
Bachelor in Film, Television and Media Studies (Plan: 382 - Estudio: 211)

Coordinating teacher: GIL VÁZQUEZ, ASIER

Department assigned to the subject: Communication and Media Studies Department

Type: Electives
ECTS Credits: 3.0 ECTS


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.
Skills and learning outcomes
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

Extraordinary call: regulations
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 may change due academic events or other reasons.