# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Radio Communications II Course Description

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Radio Communications II (8641/36 weeks, 280 hours) Course Description

Course Description

Course Code:8641
Co-op:Available
Duration:36 weeks, 280 hours
Suggested Grade Levels:11–12
Prerequisites:Radio Communications I (8640/36 weeks, 140 hours)

Students learn practices related to the operation and management of a broadcast station. Students experience performing on air, engage in direct programming, and analyze radio markets. In addition, students learn to manage finances and to comply with government regulations.

Career Clusters and Pathways

For federal reporting (choose one)

  • Arts, Audio/Video Technology and Communications
    • Audio and Video Technology and Film
    • Journalism and Broadcasting
    • Performing Arts

Available Credentials

Upon completion of the course

Certifications

Licenses

Concentration Sequences

A combination of the course above and those below, equivalent to two 36-week courses. Students wishing to complete a specialization may take additional courses appropriate to their career pathways.

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