Associate of Science
The Associate of Science degree in Music Technology prepares the student for a variety of employment opportunities within the commercial music industry. Graduates may find employment as a recording engineer, live sound reinforcement engineer, sound designer, music producer, music publisher, broadcast technician, audio equipment technician or sound engineering technician. The student may also elect to transfer to a four-year institution.
Upon successful completion of the program, the graduate will:
- Create audio recordings that demonstrate an understanding of the knowledge and skills associated with recording technology hardware and software.
- Demonstrate proper use of music technology hardware and software for live sound reinforcement.
- Create computer-based music recordings that demonstrate advanced electronic music production techniques.
- Identify and notate musical patterns presented aurally.
- Analyze music from the common practice period of Western music history.
- Demonstrate artistic self-expression with fluent technical skills in performance.
- Identify the historical context of musical compositions presented aurally.