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Guided Pathways

Guided Pathways

Audio Arts, AS S0434

Program: S0434
Looking for guidance? A counselor can help.This Guided Pathways for Success (GPS) is a suggested sequence of coursework needed for program completion. It is not an official educational plan. Schedule an appointment with a counselor or advisor as soon as possible to create an individualized Mountie Academic Plan (MAP) specific to your goals and needs.
Suggested Sequence of Coursework
Fall Semester (Year 1)
Course Prefix Title Units
MUSA 100 Fundamental of Audio Tech 3.0
MUSA 110 Acoustics for Audio Prod 3.0
MUSA 120 Electronic Music 3.0
ENGL 1A Freshman Composition 4.0
Total:   13.0
MUSA 100, 110, 120 must be taken together
Winter Semester (Year 1)
Course Prefix Title Units
MUSA 150 Audio Recording 3.0
Total:   3.0
Spring Semester (Year 1)
Course Prefix Title Units
MUSA 160 Live Sound Engineering 3.0
MUSA 200 Studio Engineering 3.0
MUS 2 Music Theory 3.0
MUS 5A (and) Musicianship
ELEC 50A Electronic Circuits (DC) 0.0
ELEC 50B (and) Electronic Circuits (AC)
R-TV 01 Intro to Electronic Media 0.0
R-TV 11A (and) Beg Radio Production
BUSM 60 Human Relations in Bus 0.0
ELEC TRAN (and) Transfer Course
THTR 14 Stagecraft 0.0
Total:   9.0
Electives based on Career Interest: refer to notes
Summer Semester (Year 1)
Course Prefix Title Units
SPCH 1A Public Speaking 4.0
Total:   4.0
Fall Semester (Year 2)
Course Prefix Title Units
MUSA 130 Business of Audio Prod 3.0
MUSA 210 Audio for Multimedia 3.0
AA/S KINES Phys Ed (KIN) Activity Course 0.5
AA/S MATH Meet AA/AS Math Comptcy Req 5.0
MUS 2 Music Theory 3.0
MUS 5A (and) Musicianship
ELEC 50A Electronic Circuits (DC) 0.0
ELEC 50B (and) Electronic Circuits (AC)
R-TV 01 Intro to Electronic Media 0.0
R-TV 11A (and) Beg Radio Production
BUSM 66 Small Business Management 0.0
AA/S ELECT (and) Degree Appl Course (Elective)
THTR 14 Stagecraft 0.0
Total:   14.5
Electives above are based on career choices
Winter Semester (Year 2)
Course Prefix Title Units
AA/S HUM Area C-2 Humanities Course 4.0
Total:   4.0
Spring Semester (Year 2)
Course Prefix Title Units
MUSA 220 Sound Design Live Perform 3.0
MUSA 250 Audio Capstone 3.0
AA/S BEHAV Area D-2 Elective Course 3.0
MUS 11A Music Literature Survey 3.0
MUS 11B (or) Music Literature Survey
MUS 7 (or) Fundamentals of Music
MUS 12 (or) History of Jazz
MUS 13 (or) Intro Music Appreciation
MUS 14A (or) World Music
MUS 14B American Folk Music 0.0
MUS 15 (or) Rock Music History
Total:   12.0
Area Arts C: One MUS course from above list
Fall Semester (Year 3)
Course Prefix Title Units
AA/S LIFE Area E Lifelong Undrstg Course 3.0
AA/S USHIS Area D-1 Hist/Pol Sc Course 3.0
AA/S SCNCE Area B-1 or B-2 Science Course 5.0
Total:   11.0
Program Notes

Audio Arts Course Offerings:

FALL:
MUSA 100
MUSA 110
MUSA 120
MUSA 210

SPRING:
MUSA 160
MUSA 200
MUSA 220
MUSA 250

FALL/SPRING:
MUSA 130

WINTER:
MUSA 150

 

Degree requirements include reading competency. This requirement is met by attaining eligibility for READ 100. You may complete READ 90 or take the reading placement exam and earn a 65 or higher (eligibility for READ 100).

Electives based on career interest:

MUSIC
MUS 2 & MUS 5A
Additional elective to build on music focus:  MUS 230

ELECTRONICS:

ELEC 50A
ELEC 50A

RADIO:
R-TV 01
R-TV 11

BUSINESS:
BUSM 60
Additional elective from the list: MUS 2, MUS 5AMUSA 230, MUSA 299, R-TV 01, R-TV 11A, ELEC 50A, ELECT 50B, THRT 14, OR BUSM 66

 

70.5
Total number of Units
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