AUDIO PRODUCTION A.A.S.
CONCENTRATIONS IN THE DISCIPLINE

These targeted courses allow you to gain specialized skills to prepare for immediate employment or for transfer to a four-year degree program.

These concentration are designed for students who wish to emphasize experience in a particular field of audio production. Concentrations are not majors, and are not required to complete a degree.

REQUIREMENTS

Students must consult with an academic advisor before scheduling these courses. These concentrations are designed to fulfill elective requirements within the Media Production Degree. They are only open to students enrolled in the Media Production degree program.

BEAT PRODUCTION

This concentration prepares students for opportunities in the field of Beat Production. Students in this concentration will study digital music and arranging and use pre-existing music and samples to create original compositions. This concentration will enable students to gain expertise for both employment and transfer opportunities in fields like gaming, audio production for media, music recording, and musical performance.

Concentration in Public Relations requirements in the Beat Production concentration program
COURSES CREDIT HOURS
MUSI 247 Beat Production 1 3
MUSI 248 Beat Production 2 3
MUSI 207 Digital Music Arranging 3
TOTAL CREDIT HOURS 9

IMMERSIVE AUDIO

This concentration prepares students for opportunities in the field of Immersive Audio. Students in this concentration will study the latest techniques of recording and mastering surround sound and immersive audio. This concentration will enable students to gain expertise for both employment and transfer opportunities in the music and audio recording industry and in media creating re-mastered music recordings, movie sound, game sound, and live immersive audio for events such as sports and concerts.

Concentration in Social Media Communications requirements in the Immersive Audio concentration program
COURSES CREDIT HOURS
MUSI 238 Immersive Audio I 3
MUSI 239 Immersive Audio II 3
TOTAL CREDIT HOURS 6

LIVE SOUND

This concentration prepares students for opportunities in the field of Live Sound. Students in this concentration will study the art and craft of live sound reinforcement in concerts, theaters, sports venues, and exhibitions. This concentration will enable students to gain expertise for both employment and transfer opportunities as live sound technicians, engineers, and designers.

Concentration in Social Media Communications requirements in the Live Sound concentration program
COURSES CREDIT HOURS
TELC 227 Live Sound 3
TELC 228 Advanced Live Sound 3
TELC 229 Concert and Event Design 3
TOTAL CREDIT HOURS 9

RADIO PRODUCTION

This concentration prepares students for opportunities in the field of Radio Production. Students in this concentration will study how programming is created for radio, audio streaming, and podcasting services. This concentration will enable students to gain expertise for both employment and transfer opportunities as announcers, program creators, program directors, producers, and hosts.

Concentration in Social Media Communications requirements in the Radio Production concentration program
COURSES CREDIT HOURS
TELC 248 Podcasting 3
TELC 245 Radio Programming and Production 3
TELC 205 Radio Practicum 3
TOTAL CREDIT HOURS 9

SOUND FOR FILM AND TELEVISION

This concentration prepares students for opportunities in the field of Sound for Film and Television. Students in this concentration will learn how to record, create, mix and edit audio for film and television programs. This concentration will enable students to gain expertise for both employment and transfer opportunities in film and TV recording, mixing, and sound design, as well as sound effects and music supervision.

Concentration in Social Media Communications requirements in the Sound for Film and Television concentration program
COURSES CREDIT HOURS
TELC 240 Sound Design (revised course) 3
MUSI 207 Digital Music Arranging 3
COMM 103 Intro to the Moving Image 3
TOTAL CREDIT HOURS 9