SUBJECTS

GENERAL
  • Grooming
  • CV writing
  • Interview etiquettes
  • how to Handle one self in the interview
MEDIA STUDIES
  • Introduction to Media Management
  • Characteristics of Media Markets
  • Media and Communications Research Methodologies
  • Sales, Marketing and Brand Management
  • The Organizational and Economic structures of the major Electronic Media Industries
  • Programming Methods and Strategies used in Media Industries
  • Advertising, Production and Programming – Purpose and Activities
  • Media and Internet Management in the Digital Age
  • Newspaper, Magazine and Book Management
  • TV, Radio, Movie, Video and Music Management
  • Controversies and Issues affecting Electronic Media Organizations
  • New Technologies and their Impact on the Electronic Media
  • Legal, Ethical and other Regulatory Challenges facing the Electronic Media
SCRIPT WRITING
  • Research
  • Dos and Don’ts of a Script
  • Elements of a good Script
  • How to write an effective Script
  • Styles & Techniques of a Script
  • Scripts for Joint Radio show
  • Scripts for Film based show
  • Scripts for Issue-based show
  • Scripts for Commercials and others
CREATIVE
  • Professional Radio Jockeying – An Overview
  • Studio Etiquettes and Studio Equipment
  • Microphone techniques and Use of Microphone
  • Qualities of a Radio Jockey and Hosting an effective Radio show
  • ‘On-Air’ Presentation Skills and Elements of a Successful Performance
  • ‘Live’ Shows, ‘Live’ Calls, Music show and Dial-in show
  • ‘Live’ Reporting and ‘Live’ Announcement
  • Radio Jingles, Spots, Stingers, Teasers, Promos and Contest
  • Style and Techniques for conducting Celebrity Interview
VOICE MODULATION AND VOICE CULTURE
  • Public Speaking and Présentation Skills
  • Prononciation, Diction, Grammar and Narration
  • Intonation, Articulation,  Variation and Improvisation
  • Word Stress and Projection
  • Throw, Clarity and Speed
  • Techniques for Emphasis and Expression
  • Techniques for Energy and Language
  • Techniques for Fluency, Pitch and Tone
  • Tongue Twisters
  • Breath Control and Breathing Exercises
VOICE OVER
  • The Voice-Over industry - An Overview
  • Understanding and Analyzing of Professional Voice Over
  • Voice Modulation, Voice Control and Voice Exercices
  • The Techniques of Verbal Communication
  • How to Develop Good, Clear, Pleasing and Attractive Speech
  • “Air check”, Skills In the use of Language, Feelings for the Words
  • Voice Over on a variety of a Script,
  • Understanding of Requirements and Develop Voice skills
  • Voice Over for Documentaries and Corporate Films
  • Voice Over for Animation Films
  • Voice Over for IVRS and Book Trailers
  • Voice Over for Online Media Presentations
PROFESSIONAL ANCHORING
  • An Overview of Professional Anchoring
  • Skills In the use of Language
  • Feelings for the Words
  • The Techniques of Non-verbal Communication
  • Expressive Use of Body Postures and facial expressions
  • Expressive Use of Facial Expressions
  • Expressive Use of Movement
  • Sense of Pace, Timing and Style
  • Positive Presentation Skills
  • Talking to Public
  • Talking to Camera
  • How to Bring Natural Energy and Expression to any read
  • How NOT to Sound like an Announcer
  • Exercise for Relaxation
  • Make up and dressing up for the show
PUBLIC APPEARANCE
  • The Responsibilities and Job Aspects of a LIVE Professional
  • How the Ear Works
  • Ear training
  • Frequency Awareness
  • Stage Set-up and Stage Management
  • Time Management and People Skills
  • Dress Code for Men and Women
  • Make-Up Tips and Techniques
BRANDING AND SOCIAL NETWORKING
  • Branding yourself within the industry
  • Creating your Marketing Plan
  • Making the RIGHT Contacts to Get Hired
  • Using Social Networking to get work
  • The Knowledge and Confidence to find your Success
  • Self-review Critics of Current and Past Performances
NEWS READING
  • An Overview
  • How to become a News Anchor
  • How to Present yourself to the Audience
  • Duties and Responsibilities of News Writing
  • Understanding News Scripts
  • News Agenda and Legal issues
  • The basics of Fluency and Voice
  • Effective use of Pitch and Tone
  • Importance of Intonation and Inflection
  • How to Present the News with Clarity and Crispness
  • How to Present the News with Cheerful yet Professional Expression
  • News Presenting Tips and Techniques
  • Screen Test Tips and Techniques
  • How to become passionate with news stories developing locally and around the world
AUDIO PRODUCTION
  • Introduction to Sound
  • Understanding of sound
  • Basic Electronics and Digital Audio
  • Acoustics and “On-Air” studio
  • Various types of Microphones and how they are used
  • Microphone Techniques
  • Basic Audio Functionality
  • Audacity
  • Console Operations
  • Method of Recording
  • Analog Recording and Digital Recording
  • Digital Sound Editing
  • Mixing and Mastering
  • SFX, Mixer Controls and Levels