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BCST 2251 - Performance Development

Broadcast Communications Part-time Studies Course

School of Business

Course Details

Do you want to narrate or announce over your own video production, be the "voice" on your website, or enhance your own podcast or public presentation? This practical vocal, movement, and acting course provides the opportunity to gain a deeper understanding of your own voice and its potential through personal exploration and technical exercises. Whether you are an actor, media announcer/journalist, or someone committed to improving your presentation's impact, this course offers the techniques and practice to improve your skills.

Credits

3.0

Cost

$417.17

Winter 2019

Below is one offering of this course for the Winter 2019 term.

CRN 42794

Sat Jan 12 - Sat Mar 16 9 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 12 - Mar 16 Sat 10:00 - 14:00 BBY SE10 Rm. 135

Instructor

Tammy Bentz

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$417.17

Notes

  1. No class Saturday, February 16th

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Compose and perform a personal vocal warm-up and/or workout.
  • Understand and identify vocal resonators.
  • Improve presentation and acting abilities through acting and improvisation exercises.
  • Demonstrate script breakdown skills.
  • Present texts in a compelling performance with appropriate vocal techniques.
  • Demonstrate the skill to play with subtexts/thoughts/emotions under the words.
  • Successfully interpret direction/directing words to refine delivery.
  • Apply different vocal techniques and exercises to speak in front of any audience with ease.
  • Assess whether you have captured and maintained the attention of the audience.

Effective as of Fall 2018

Related Programs

BCST 2251 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Business

  1. Advanced Media Reporting
    Part-time   Statement of Completion
  2. Broadcast and Digital Journalism
    Part-time   Associate Certificate
  3. Broadcast and Media Communications - Radio
    Part-time   Certificate
  4. Radio Arts and Entertainment
    Part-time   Associate Certificate

Books & Supplies

The BCIT bookstore carries textbooks, general reference books, software, and stationery. Please visit bcit.ca/bookstore for more information.

Winter 2019

Books for Winter 2019 offerings of this course are available in the following BCIT online bookstores. Please choose the bookstore appropriate for the offering you are considering.

BCIT Burnaby Bookstore

If you are taking this course, but are not taking it through either Distance Education or Online Learning, nor at the BCIT Downtown Campus (DTC), please purchase books for this course at the BCIT Burnaby Bookstore.

Freeing The Natural Voice Rev & Expd
Author Linklater
Publisher Quite Spec
Copyright 2006
Binding Paperback
ISBN 978-0-89676-250-3
Price $18.95
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