PHASE 2: Control Room - Record/Playback Module

Curriculum Session Titles:
  • TV Media Studio - Record/Playback Engineer Position

TV Studio Playback Engineer Curriculum
student producer

The Record/Playback Engineer is responsible for playing pre-produced master video segments during a broadcast. Records each broadcast.

What Students Will Learn:
  • How to communicate and work closely with the Technical Director and Director
  • Responsibility for having all news stories cued up and ready to run during the program broadcast
  • How to monitor final audio levels and video during broadcast and report inconsistencies to the Director and Technical Director

Equipment for Record/Playback Engineer Position:

Playback Equipment Photos

NOTE: Equipment pictured may not be the exact equipment provided.

Equipment includes:

  • 1-Record/Playback Curriculum
  • 1-HD/DVD Recorder/Playback System
  • 1-Desk/Video Console
  • 1-Chair
  • 1-Monitor for viewing live broadcast