Sound Technology

The Sound Technology Program is designed to provide individuals with preparation and experience for entry-level recording engineer positions.  Graduates will possess basic knowledge of techniques, procedures and operation of equipment used in the studio recording industry.  This includes training in selection and placement of microphones, analysis of acoustical environments, use of effects, troubleshooting, engineering, and production techniques.

Students successfully completing the curriculum will meet all requirements for the Associate of Applied Science degree.

 

Sound Tech AAS

Semester 1
Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
1303 Fundamentals of Music 3
1423 Audio Electronics 4
1427 Audio Engineering I 4
1110 Applied Commercial Music: Piano 1
1301 Composition I 3
Semester 1 Total 15
Semester 2
Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
1371 Intro to Video Production 3
2427 Audio Engeneering II 4
1405 Live Sound I 4
1331 MIDI I 3
Math Elective 3
Semester 2 Total 17
Semester 3
Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
1325 Acoustics 3
2403 Live Sound II 4
2447 Audio Engineering III 4
1315 Public Speaking -or- 3
1321 Business and Professional Speech
Semester 3 Total 14
Semester 4
Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
2451 Audio for Video 4
2448 Audio Engineering IV 4
2330 Audio Post Production 3
Social/Behavorial Science Elective 3
Semester 4 Total 14

Post Production Studio

Fundamentals of Sound Tech Certificate

Semester 1
Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
1303 Fundamentals of Music 3
1423 Audio Electronics 4
1427 Audio Engineering I 4
1110 Applied Commercial Music: Piano 1
Semester 1 Total 12
Semester 2
Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
1371 Intro to Video Production 3
2427 Audio Engeneering II 4
1405 Live Sound I 4
1331 MIDI I 3
Semester 2 Total 14

Sound Enhanced Skills Certificate

*An Enhanced Skills Certificate is a certificate associated with the Associate of Applied Science degree in Sound Technology.  It is intended to provide skills beyond career entry as recommended by the Sound Technology Advisory Committee. Completion of the following courses are required for this certificate.

Semester 1
Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
1450 Remixing 4
2455 MIDI II 4
Semester 1 Total 8
Semester 2
Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
2433 Scoring for Video and Film 4
Semester 2 Total 4