Radio & Television Capstone

Course Overview

Radio and TV Capstone continues training in radio with WJEF, the school’s 250 watt FM radio station. Students will continue learning on-air DJ techniques, news/sports/weather announcing, and news writing skills for radio. After school experiences are a requirement for both A and B semester grades. Students wishing to further their education in radio can become involved in live sports broadcasts on WJEF.  All students will work in video production through a series of projects ranging from studio commercials to school interview and newscast programs. Students will also develop oral and written communication skills and learn communication ethics and law. 

Vincennes University Dual College Credits Available

Course College Credits Prerequisite(s) Other
BCST 206 Video Production II - Field Production 3 BCST 102 Qualifies for Technical Honors Diploma Priority Dual Credit


Concentrator Star

DOE Course


Recommended Grade Level


Required Prerequisite

RTV I instructor consent

High School Credits

  • 2 semester course
  • 2 semesters required
  • 3 credits per semester
  • 6 credits maximum
    • 7308 Radio & TV Broadcasting Capstone

Counts as a Directed Elective or Elective for all diplomas

Class location

Lafayette Jefferson High School