METR 446: Broadcast Meteorology

Prereqs: METR 100.
Only 3 hours of credit from METR 446 or METR 447 may be applied to the major and/or minor in Meteorology through Group B requirements.
Information about the history and current status of broadcast meteorology and related technology. Procedures and requirements to obtain Professional Society certification/seal in Broadcast Meteorology. Address on air requirements mandated by the Federal FCC rules and regulations and social impacts of broadcast meteorology.  Opportunity to gain experience in presenting weather information through various media outlets, including the use of chromakey technology and social media.
Credit Hours: 3
Course Format: Lecture 3
Course Delivery: Classroom


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