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Audio Arts, AS S0434

Program: S0434
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Suggested Sequence of CourseworkIndicates Courses Offered Online
Fall Semester (Year 1)
Course Prefix Title Units
MUSA 100 Fundamental of Audio Tech 3.0
MUSA 110 Acoustics for Audio Production 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
AA/S LIFE Area E Lifelong Undrstg Course 3.0
Total:   6.0
Spring Semester (Year 1)
Course Prefix Title Units
MUSA 160 Live Sound Engineering 3.0
MUSA 200 Audio Production 3.0
AA/S HUM Area C-2 Humanities Course 3.0
AA/S KINES Phys Ed (KIN) Activity Course 0.5
BUSM 66 Small Business Management 3.0
ELEC 50A (or) Electronic Circuits (DC)
ELEC 50B (or) Electronic Circuits (AC)
MUS 110A (or) Mus Fundamentals for Musicians
MUSA 230 (or) Songwriting
MUSA 299 (or) Work Experience in Audio Arts
R-TV 01 (or) Intro to Electronic Media
R-TV 11A (or) Beginning Radio Production
THTR 14 (or) Stagecraft
Total:   12.5
6 elective units based on career interest: refer to notes
Summer Semester (Year 1)
Course Prefix Title Units
AA/S USHIS Area D-1 Hist/Pol Sc Course 3.0
A/AS ARTS AA/AS GE C1 Arts Crse 3.0
Total:   6.0
C1Arts: select one from MUS 12-MUS 110
Fall Semester (Year 2)
Course Prefix Title Units
MUSA 130 Business of Audio Production 3.0
MUSA 210 Audio for Multimedia 3.0
AA/S MATH Meet AA/AS Math Comptcy Req 5.0
BUSM 66 Small Business Management 3.0
ELEC 50A (or) Electronic Circuits (DC)
ELEC 50B (or) Electronic Circuits (AC)
MUS 110A (or) Mus Fundamentals for Musicians
MUSA 230 (or) Songwriting
R-TV 01 (or) Intro to Electronic Media
R-TV 11A (or) Beginning Radio Production
THTR 14 (or) Stagecraft
Total:   14.0
based on career interest: refer to notes
Winter Semester (Year 2)
Course Prefix Title Units
SPCH 1A Public Speaking 4.0
Total:   4.0
Spring Semester (Year 2)
Course Prefix Title Units
MUSA 220 Sound Design for Live Perform 3.0
MUSA 250 Audio Capstone 3.0
AA/S SCNCE Area B-1 or B-2 Science Course 3.0
AA/S BEHAV Area D-2 Elective Course 3.0
Total:   12.0
Audio Arts, AS S0434 Submit petition: inside.mtsac.edu, Student Tab #45
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 110A
Additional elective to build on music focus:  MUSA 230

ELECTRONICS:
ELEC 50A
ELEC 50A

RADIO:
R-TV 01
R-TV 11A

BUSINESS:
BUSM 66

Additional electives from the list:  MUSA 299, THTR 14

 

67.5
Total number of Units
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