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Production Spaces

The Department of Communication offers students hands-on, paid and course-based production experience in broadcast journalism, video production and radio.

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WCCU Armstrong Williams Radio Lab

Location: Brittain 301

Contact: Kim Schumacher, Lecturer of Broadcast Journalism

WCCU Radio is an internet radio station run by students of Coastal Carolina University. It is located on the 3rd floor of Brittain Hall, and operates under the University’s Department of Communication and Journalism. The radio station has a Top 40/Hip Hop format, and is on-air 24 hours a day, 365 days a year with support from the Backbone Network. Live student programming includes music, news/talk, sports, and public affairs shows.

 


 

Digital Production Studio

Location: Edwards 255

Contact: Michael DiGiorgio, Digital Studio Director

The Edwards Digital Studio is a three camera high definition video production facility. It features a NewTek TriCaster switcher, 16-channel PreSonus Audio Board, and fully dimmable Expression lighting console. The easily configurable sets and large studio space allow students, faculty, and staff to produce their own live shows, interviews, and newscasts. Courses currently utilizing the digital studio include Video Production, TV News Reporting, Television Studio Production, and Acting for Non-Majors.

  • Hands-on Experience

    Media Fellows broadcast a 54-second video about college events and news.

  • Coastal Built

    Design and Technical Theatre students drafted and built the entire news set in the Digital Production Studio.

  • Post-Production Experience

    Students have the opportunity to get intimate, hands-on experience in front of the camera and in the control booth on our new Tricaster production switcher.

  • Lights, Camera, Action

    Students working in the Digital Production Studio have access to the Presonus audio board for advanced audio mixing and the ETC lighting board -- translating their skills on and off screen.