Department of Broadcasting

Computer Requirements

15-13 mbp

MacBook Pro 13-inch with Retina Display: 2.6GHz

2.6GHz dual-core Intel Core i5
Turbo Boost up to 3.1GHz
8GB 1600MHz memory
256GB PCIe-based flash storage
Intel Iris Graphics
Built-in battery (9 hours)
$1,399

MacBook Pro 13-inch with Retina Display: 2.8GHz

2.8GHz dual-core Intel Core i5
Turbo Boost up to 3.3GHz
8GB 1600MHz memory
512GB PCIe-based flash storage
Intel Iris Graphics
Built-in battery (9 hours)
$1,699

MacBook Pro 15-inch with Retina Display: 2.2GHz

2.2GHz quad-core Intel Core i7
Turbo Boost up to 3.4GHz
16GB 1600MHz memory
256GB PCIe-based flash storage
Intel Iris Pro Graphics
Built-in battery (8 hours)
$1,899

MacBook Pro 15-inch with Retina Display: 2.5GHz

2.5GHz quad-core Intel Core i7
Turbo Boost up to 3.7GHz
16GB 1600MHz memory
512GB PCIe-based flash storage
NVIDIA GeForce GT 750M with 2GB GDDR5 memory
Built-in battery (8 hours)
$2,299

Software Requirements

Final Cut Pro X

Rebuilt from the ground up to meet the needs of today's creative editors, Final Cut Pro breaks free from the restrictions of old-fashioned timeline tracks. A new, dynamic editing interface lets you experiment freely while working with extraordinary speed and precision.

Final Cut Pro X

Motion 5

Breakthrough Speed and Quality: Work faster than ever at the highest quality — even with complex projects, large image files, and sophisticated effects. And design with confidence, knowing that colors look identical in Final Cut Pro X.

Motion5

Word Processing

Chose from one of the two following word processing suits. Both are not required.

Microsoft Office

Microsoft Office: Home and Student 2011 for Mac

Office 2011 for Mac Home and Student Edition is the essential software suite for homes and small businesses that enables you to quickly and easily create great-looking documents, spreadsheets, and presentations, and manage e-mail.

iWork for iOS

Work, Apple's productivity suite, is the easiest way to create great-looking documents, spreadsheets, and presentations. Writing and page layout are easy using Pages. Numbers gives you simple ways to make sense of your data. New cinematic animations, transitions, and effects in Keynote will keep your audience captivated. And iWork is compatible with Microsoft Office, so sharing your work is even easier.

iWork

External Storage

iomega 2TB Hard DriveThough only a 500GB hard drive is required, it is highly recommended that you purchase a larger hard drive as 500GB is not going to be enough space for to archive all of your projects over four years. If you have any questions about this, please do not hesitate to contact us using the "Contact" section on this webpage.