Television Engineering

This page is for developing shared learning resources that pertain to Television and Broadcast from Engineering and Technology aspects.



This learning project offers learning activities to familiarize you with the technical concepts of television engineering.

  • Deployment of television facilities - overview;
  • Deploying networks in the TV plant

Learning MaterialsEdit

Planned materialsEdit

Television (index and main article)

  • Course Introduction
  • The business of content production and delivery
  • Physical plant infrastructure
  • The cable plant
  • Monitoring, test, and measurement
  • Commonality with networking infrastructures
  • Mission critical - system redundancy
  • Signal flow management
  • Documentation
  • Definitions


Industry advocacy and standards organizations

  • Society of Motion Picture & Television Engineers (SMPTE) [1]
  • Society of Broadcast Engineers (SBE) [2]
  • Audio Engineering Society (AES) [3]
  • American National Standards Institute (ANSI) [4]

Trade journals and publications

  • The SMPTE Journal
  • Broadcast Engineering
  • TV Technology