Outside broadcast technology is the study of live events acquired outside of the studio environment. This Skillset accredited course will give you a broad-based understanding of broadcast technology, together with an in-depth knowledge of outside broadcasting techniques.
This course will give you a broad-based understanding of broadcast technology, together with an in-depth knowledge of outside broadcasting. You will learn how to provide, operate and maintain all the technical systems used on an outside broadcast, including power systems, communications, satellite links and radio cameras.
This course has the approval of the industry and is accredited by both Creative Skillset and BKSTS (British Kinematograph, Sound and Television Society). Our broadcast engineering students are highly sought after and many are working part-time in industry before they graduate. Your learning will be focused on tutorials, practical exercises and projects guided by teaching staff and external broadcasting professionals. The majority of our graduates are employed within six months of leaving the course and leave with the skills to cope with whatever changes the broadcast industry will experience.
Broadcast specialists work in a variety of outside broadcast environments, supporting news operations, sports coverage, live music events, product launches or theatrical performances.