Skill Certificate in Commercial Music
This certificate prepares students for entry-level employment in the field of Commercial Music. Students completing this certificate will acquire necessary skills to connect and operate a variety of digital and analog audio equipment specifically related to the recording studio.
- Analyze, read and write music.
- Work appropriately with music industry professionals.
- Record musicians in a professional manner.
- Manipulate Midi and Finale software successfully.
Upon successful completion of this certificate, students will be prepared for employment in the following fields: audio technicians in a variety of environments including, but not limited to: recording studios, churches, theaters, and convention spaces.
|Required Certifcate Courses (14 Units)||14|
|The Music Business|
|Computerized Audio 1: MIDI|
|Computerized Audio Prod 2|
|Recording Arts 1|
|Recording Arts 2|
|Restricted Electives (3 Units)||3|
|Select three units from the following courses:|
|History of Rock & Roll|
|Applied Music Lessons|
|Brass Musical Instruments|
The Skill Certificate requirements include completion of the certificate courses with a “C” or better grade in each course. Required and support courses may be substituted with the approval of the Fine Arts Division Chair.