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 CERTIFICATE COURSES||14|
|MUS 001||Music Fundamentals||3|
|MUS 180||The Music Business||2|
|MUS 226||Computerized Audio 1: MIDI||2|
|MUS 227||Computerized Audio Prod 2||2|
|MUS 281||Recording Arts 1||2|
|MUS 282||Recording Arts 2||3|
Select three units from the following courses:
|MUS 010||Music Appreciation||3|
|MUS 014||History of Rock & Roll||3|
|MUS 030||Beginning Voice||2|
|MUS 034AD||Concert Choir||1-2|
|MUS 041AD||Applied Music Lessons||1|
|MUS 054AD||Symphony Orchestra||1|
|MUS 060||Brass Musical Instruments||2|
|MUS 062||Woodwind Instruments||2|
|MUS 074AD||Symphonic Band||1-2|
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.