Coding Your Passion: Using Computer Science in Media Careers, 1st Edition

  • Don Rauf
  • Published By: Rosen Young Adult
  • ISBN-10: 1508187231
  • ISBN-13: 9781508187233
  • DDC: 302.23023
  • Grade Level Range: 7th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 80 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2020 | Published/Released November 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2020

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Technology has dramatically changed the world of media. People stream programs on demand to their televisions, they read books on handheld tablets, they get their news via the Internet, and listen to podcasts on their mobile phones. This authoritative book gives an overview of media careers that depend on a knowledge of computer science, including special effects designers, social media managers, and the programmers and developers who work on everything from satellite radio to web-based videos. Those passionate about media careers learn about the skills and education needed to pursue these careers, and the rewarding opportunities that may be in their future.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Media Goes Digital.
2: Lights, Camera, Coding: Computer Science In Television and Film.
3: On the Air: Computer Science in Radio.
4: From Page to Screen: Computer Science in Publishing.
5: Reaching the Masses: Computer Science in Social Media.
For More Information.
For Further Reading.
About the Author.
Photo Credits.