Double Qualification in Engineering Studies in Audio-visual Systems and Multimedia

Double Degree in Engineering Studies in Audio-visual Systems and Multimedia

La Salle Campus Barcelona offers 5 double degrees in the ICT Engineering and the Business Management field. With the double degrees, you can finish the university studies in 5 academic years with two official degree qualifications

TV Production

This subject will deal, on the one hand, with Live Production, which includes the set of processes responsible for capturing audiovisual content for live broadcast or recording it for later editions. On the other hand, the Contribution will be worked on, defined as the set of processes intended to transport high-quality audiovisual content between different production centers.
Type Subject
Tercer - Obligatoria

Titular Professors

Previous Knowledge

Fundamentals of digital television and video and local area networks.


1. Understand the technical processes that occur in an audiovisual medium and the technical concepts with which they are supported.
2. Obtain an overview of the technological environment.
3. It has a generalist approach to the technologies used in the audiovisual medium.
4. Designed to facilitate the incorporation of students into the labor market.



1. Technological innovations of the IBC
2. Contribution
2.1 General concepts
2.2 Remote production
2.3Contribution technologies (WAN, Satellite, internet, ...)
3 Live Production
3.1 Basic concepts of concession
3.2 How is a study
3.3 Current technologies (SDI, ancillary data, synchronization, timecode)
3.4 Future technologies (networks, SMTPTE 2022 and 2120, PTP)


1. Contribution exercise
2. Practice of video transport over IP contribution / production.


The methodology of the subject is based on master classes based on the presentation of real cases of the audiovisual industry that will serve to introduce and treat the contents of the subject. These master classes will be complemented by practical sessions and a visit to a television operator.


The evaluation will consist of two tests, one in the middle of the semester and the other at the end that will average. The first test will be liberating in nature. These tests can be assignments or written exams. In case of not passing the subject in the ordinary call, there will be a resit exam in the extraordinary call.

Evaluation Criteria

In case of passing (grade greater than or equal to 5) each of the parts, the final grade will be the average of the two grades. If the first part is suspended, it will have to be examined again together with the examination of the second part.

Basic Bibliography

Notes of the subject.

Additional Material

Herbert Zettl, Television Production Handbook, 12th Edition, 2014, Ed. Cengage Learning