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Performing Arts-Music (A.A.S.)

Studio Recording Technology (Cert.)

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Studio Recording Technology (Cert.) - This three-semester program is designed to introduce students to music and recording technology and to provide a broad-based perspective of the music industry. The SRT certificate is designed for those seeking entry-level employment in the recording industry, as well as those wishing to establish independent music recording/production businesses. Classes meet on campus. Internship training will take place at a professional recording, production or equivalent music industry work environment.

A minimum grade of “C” is required in Studio Recording Classes.

The Studio Recording Technology Program has the latest up-to-date technology labs and classrooms.

Technology Lab
Macintosh workstations with ProTools, Oxygen 49 midi keyboards and Avid Artist Mix. Additional workstations with Avid C 24 , AVID Artist Control, AVID Artist MIX, Tube Tech PE1C’s, GML 8300, Grace 201’s, DBX 160’s, Universal Audio La2a’s, Universal Audio 1176LN’s, Empirical Labs Disstressor’s, API The Channel Strip’s, Lexicon 550.

Project Studio
Macintosh workstations with ProTools, Avid C 24 Control Surface. Tube Tech PE1C’s, GML 8300, Grace 201’s, DBX 160’s, Universal Audio La2a’s, Universal Audio 1176LN’s, Empirical Labs Disstressor’s, API The Channel Strip’s, Lexicon 550.

Control Room/Classroom:
Avid System 5MC large format control surface and ProTools HDX with 8 HD I/O interfaces. Analog Mic preamps/EQ’s: Neve 1073 and 1081 modules, API 512, 550A, 550B, 560 modules, RND 517’s, Grace 802 and 201’s, GML 8200, Pultec MEQ5, Tube Tech ME1a and PE1C’s, Universal Audio 610’s, Solid State Logic 611EQ’s

Analog Dynamics: Shadow Hills Mastering Compressor, Manley Variable MU, Universal Audio LA2A’s and 1176’s, dbx 160’s, Drawmer gates, Tube Tech CL1B, Empirical Labs Distressors, Solid State Logic 611 dynamics and stereo buss compressor Microphones: A comprehensive collection of studio microphones by Neumann (including U87’s, KM184’s), AKG C12VR, C414’s, C451’s, Telefunken  U47, ELAM 251, Sennheiser, Coles, AEA, Royer, and Shure.

Software: Pro Tools HD, Logic Audio, Abelton Live, Wave’s Mercury and Native Instruments Komplete Ulitmate

Course Descriptions: Online or PDF

Studio Recording Technology
Certificate Program
Hegis Code: 5008

Total Credits: 36

First Semester Credits
Communications Elective (by advisement) (1) 3
SRT 101 Music Business I 3
SRT 103 Music Theory I 3
SRT 105 Basic Studio Techniques 6
Total Semester Credits 15
   
Second Semester Credits
Marketing Elective (by advisement) (2) 3
SRT 102 Music Business II 3
SRT 104 Music Theory II 3
SRT 106 Advance Studio Techniques 6
Total Semester Credits 15
   
Third Semester Credits
SRT 107 Internship (3) 6

1. Selected from:
    - COM 101 Interpersonal Communications,
    - COM 103 Public Speaking,
    - COM 107 Film Production I,
    - COM 110 Understanding Mass Media,
    - COM 113 Documentary Media,
    - COM 124 Communication for Business and the Professions,
    - COM 171 Television Studio Production,
    - COM 172 Video Field Production.

2. Selected from:
    - MKT 100 Introduction to Marketing,
    - MKT 106 Principles of Advertising,
    - MKT 130 Marketing Research,
    - MKT 136 Marketing Management.

3. Placement and supervision by Music Department; taken after satisfactory completion of all other requirements.

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