Instructional Television Fixed Service: A Useful Tool for the Metropolitan University

  • David E. Leveille California State University
Keywords: Higher Education, Instructional Television Fixed Service, Telecommunication in Education


Instructional Television Fixed Service (ITFS) is a band of microwave frequencies set aside for educational and cultural programming. It is a valuable mode of telecommunication for metropolitan universities interested in providing off-campus instru.ction by television. The article describes a number of possible uses and provides information about costs and the steps to be taken to initiate ITFS programming.