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