Audio Production and Engineering (CTMPEA)

Certificate

This program is designed for students who wish to develop skills in audio production and engineering that can be applied to multiple industries from music to the digital media arts. Students will assess their personal skills and interests against emerging trends in the industry and be given instruction and the opportunity to receive nationally recognized Avid Pro Tools certification. In addition, students will enhance their engineering skills in multiple recording and live sound settings from solo or group recording to live event reinforcement. Students will also advance their understanding of keyboard theory, music composition for software and develop a professional portfolio and resume by collaborating and networking with clients and professionals in their industry.

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 2018-192019-20 | 2020-21

2020-2021 Academic Requirements

This program is designed for students who wish to develop skills in audio production and engineering that can be applied to multiple industries from music to the digital media arts. Students will assess their personal skills and interests against emerging trends in the industry and be given instruction and the opportunity to receive nationally recognized Avid Pro Tools certification. In addition, students will enhance their engineering skills in multiple recording and live sound settings from solo or group recording to live event reinforcement. Students will also advance their understanding of keyboard theory, music composition for software and develop a professional portfolio and resume by collaborating and networking with clients and professionals in their industry.

***Effective FALL 2019: MUS 170, MUS 175, MUS 245, MUS 248, MUS 275 and MUS 286 were changed to AUD 170, AUD 175, AUD 245, AUD 248, AUD 275 & AUD 286, respectively.***
Division
Business/Computer Technologies
Department
Digital Media Arts Dept
Advisors
James D. Clipner
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Major/Area Requirements
Class   Title Minimum Credits
AUD 170   Introduction to Audio Technology 3
AUD 175   Audio Recording Technology (Pro Tools Certification) 3
AUD 245   Composition and Arranging for Keyboard 2
AUD 248   Introduction to Live Sound 3
AUD 275   Advanced Audio Recording Technology 3
AUD 286   Music/Audio Project and Portfolio Production 3
    Restricted Elective (select one): MUS 140, MUS 142, MUS 147, MUS 154, MUS 155 or MUS 285 2
Total 19
Total Credits Required
19