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Designed with the BBC Academy and approved by the BBC Engineering Apprenticeship Steering Board, the course addresses technologies in TV and radio broadcast processes from audio and video content capture, through the production processes and to distribution over cable, satellite and terrestrial networks or via internet streaming.
Technologies studied include signal processing, coding and transmission, media compression; media storage, asset management; production and distribution system architectures; internet and web technologies for media production and transmission; personalised and interactive services and broadcast standards.
The course also addresses broadcast convergence with social media, VR, AR and emerging next-generation video and broadcast technologies. The course will prepare students for a career in broadcast networks operations, management, technical support, research and development of services, and platforms for future content production and delivery.