Spring 2019 Class Schedule (FLC)



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MUSM 110    The Business of Music    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course presents an overview of the rapidly evolving music industry, including the processes of promotion, publicity, merchandising, artist management, talent agents, recording contracts vs. comprehensive contracts, online music sales, licensing, copyrights, and royalties. Students will develop marketing strategies for live performances, recordings, merchandise, tours and online music products, as well as examine career opportunities in music and evaluate advantages and disadvantages of various options.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22

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MUSM 111    The Business of Music    3 Units

Prerequisite: MUSM 110 (The Business of Music) with a grade of "C" or better.
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course provides an overview of the music business as defined by the publishing and the radio industry. It also includes details and processes of trade and service marks, attorney functions, merchandising, publishing agreement points, and copyright functions.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22

MW01:00PM-02:20PMLECP.AngoveFLC MAIN FL4 23420274Textbook

MUSM 306    Live Sound Reinforcement    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC ; 72 hours LAB
Description: This course provides an introduction to live sound mixing directed toward employment in the sound reinforcement industry and in operating sound systems in music clubs, theaters, churches, music festivals, and other venues. Students will develop competency in operating mixing consoles, speaker and monitor placement, microphone placement techniques, room equalization, reverb, delay, and other effects (gate/compressor/limiters etc.). Students will learn practical techniques for creating optimal concert sound. (C-ID CMUS 120X)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22

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MUSM 356    Pro Tools 101, Introduction to Pro Tools    1.5 Units

Prerequisite: MUSM 334 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 27 hours LEC
Description: This is the first course in the AVID Certified Training Location alliance. It is an introductory course to AVIDâs Pro Tools software application. This course fully trains students in the basic operation of Pro Tools. Students learn how to record, edit, and mix music and Musical Instrument Digital Interface (MIDI) within the Pro Tools application. This course is conducted in the Music Department's IDEA (Interdisciplinary Electronic Arts) computer lab.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 19-May 16

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MUSM 498    Work Experience in Music Specializations    1-4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 101 or ESLW 320
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b)
Enrollment Limitation: Student must be in a paid or non-paid internship, volunteer opportunity, or job related to career interests.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 300 hours LAB
Description: This course provides students with opportunities to develop marketable skills in preparation for employment or advancement within the field of Commercial Music. Course content will include understanding the application of education to the workforce͟ completing required forms which document the student's progress and hours spent at the work site͟ and developing workplace skills and competencies. During the semester, the student is required to attend orientation. Students must complete 75 hours of related paid work experience, or 60 hours of related unpaid work experience, for one unit. An additional 75 hours of related paid work experience or 60 hours of related unpaid work experience is required for each additional unit. The course may be taken for a maximum of 16 units. Students should have access to a computer, the Internet, and some computer media such as a USB drive to store data files. Online students must have an email account. Only one Work Experience course may be taken per semester.

Spring 2019 Class Schedule

Updated: December 14, 2018