ERIC Number: ED256958
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1984-Jan
Reference Count: N/A
Women on the Job: Careers in the Electronic Media.
McCormick-Pickett, Nancy, Ed.
This booklet describes briefly some career opportunities for women in the electronic media, both in and out of the broadcast facilities. Introductory materials include descriptions of the roles of American Women in Radio and Television, Inc., and the Women's Bureau in the U.S. Department of Labor. A discussion follows of the types of careers available in broadcasting, opportunities for handicapped individuals, and job search. Addresses of two national broadcast skills banks that offer guidance and leads to available positions are provided. Career opportunities in 10 areas of the electronic media are then described. Occupational information is provided for a number of careers in these major areas: administration, art, engineering, legal, news, personnel, production, programming, promotion, and sales. (YLB)
Descriptors: Broadcast Industry, Business Administration, Career Education, Careers, Commercial Art, Communications, Employment Opportunities, Engineering, Females, Lawyers, Marketing, News Reporting, News Writing, Occupational Information, Personnel Management, Production Techniques, Programing (Broadcast), Publicity, Radio, Television
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Students; Community
Authoring Institution: American Women in Radio and Television, Inc., Washington, DC.; Women's Bureau (DOL), Washington, DC.