LA18 – Programming Department Internship

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Date Open:  Summer, 2014                                                              Date Closed:  Until Filled

GENERAL SUMMARY:  The Programming Intern will receive training from the Programming Department at LA 18 KSCI-TV in programming our Mandarin-language digital channel (18.8).  This includes contracting, tracking, viewing, summarizing, scheduling, archiving, labeling and dubbing Mandarin-language programs for broadcast.  The Programming Department is the center of information for the television station, so the intern will have the opportunity to learn by interacting with all departments.

This is an exciting opportunity to be trained in the core aspects of television programming in the largest Asian television station in the U.S.

This internship provides a hands-on learning experience for the student who is interested in broadcasting, television programming, the Mandarin language, Chinese culture and translation.

The intern must be proficient in Mandarin Chinese and English, and have good computer skills, especially strong experience with Excel.

General Internship Requirements:
To qualify as an intern, a student must be:
• A registered student at an accredited college or university.
• Eligible to earn academic credit for the internship and able to provide credit documentation from school.
• Enrolled in a related course of study.
• Preferably a third of fourth year student.

General Internship Information:
Internships may not exceed an academic quarter or semester. A minimum of 15 hours per week is required. Office hours are 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.

Internships are not paid.

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LA18 KSCI-TV is an equal opportunity employer.

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