Advanced Commercial Music Certificate of Achievement
Digital technology has transformed commercial music, making it possible to produce commercial music projects without huge budgets, expensive studio set-ups or large crews. Whether the goal is to fulfill a personal artistic vision, market a product or advance a cause, the fundamental need for commercial music remains a powerful one.
In this certificate program, students receive direct, hands-on experience creating commercial music that is entertaining, emotional, sophisticated and compelling. The program builds on the elements learned in the basic certificate program, covering advanced aspects of commercial music production, including writing, directing, performing, producing, editing and marketing.
The Advanced Commercial Music Certificate of Achievement provides a deeper study of commercial music production as well as more advanced industry skills, processes and practices. It gives students crucial musical and audio engineering tools. Students emerge with commercial music for their personal or professional portfolio.
|Required Courses (12 units)
|Live Sound Reinforcement I (This course will become " Live Sound Reinforcement 1" after course revisions are approved.)
|Digital Audio IV Capstone
|Electives (select 6 units)
|Music Theory I
|Music Theory II
|Music Theory III
|Jazz/Rock/Pop Voice I
|Jazz/Rock/Pop Voice II
|Beginning Jazz/Rock Guitar
|Intermediate Jazz/Rock Guitar
|Music Work Experience (Maximum of 2 units may be used for work experience)
|Film Production I: Basic Film Production
|Film Production II: Advanced Film Production