Program Director (Television or Radio)

Program Directors (Television or Radio) compile and direct programs for television or radio.

Overview

Program Directors (Television or Radio) compile and direct programs for television or radio.

Day-to-day

  • studies scripts and scenarios to determine theme and setting
  • oversees creative aspects of television and radio productions
  • plans and organises the preparation and presentation of programmes.

Considerations

  • stressful.

Occupation snapshot
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Moderate

To become a Program Director (Television or Radio)

  • You need experience in the entertainment industry and proven ability to work as a Program Director (Television or Radio). While formal qualifications aren't essential, a university or Vocational Education and Training (VET) course in screen or radio production may be useful.

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