closed captioning

Related Overviews


More Like This

Show all results sharing this subject:

  • Media Studies


Show Summary Details

Quick Reference


A system that encodes subtitling information for the hearing-impaired into the vertical interval of a broadcast television signal which appears as superimposed text at the bottom of the screen. Programmes with such text are closed-captioned.

Subjects: Media Studies.

Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.