Recording Arts, Certificate

(Code 061-601)

The interdisciplinary curriculum of the Recording Arts Certificate addresses diverse interests in both sound and technology.  It offers a foundation in musicianship, design, and recording technology, and opportunities for students to pursue specific interests in areas of composition, design, music history, physics of sound or business.  The 18-credit program includes required and elective courses, and at least one internship.  Applications are available through the Department of Music and Theatre Arts.  Acceptance into the program may be limited due to available resources, internships, and needs of the program.

Eighteen semeter credits, including:
Required:
MUSI 309Electronic Music2
MUSI 317Sound Technology Principles3
MUSI 498Music Internship3
Electives to be selected from the following:
Essentials of Marketing
OR
Legal and Regulatory Environment
OR
Introduction to Accounting
Audio and Video Production Process
Mathematics and Music
Digital Signal Processing
Fundamentals of Music
Beginning Composition
Global Traditions in Music
Orchestration
Science of Musical Sound
Light/Sound Shop Practicum
Advanced Light/Sound Shop Practicum
Introduction to Design

Note: A maximum of three credits from the certificate can count to the major.