Music Technology

Music Department | CC - Certificate of Completion | 1 year

Learn the skills necessary to enter the sound and musical-production industry with the Music Technology certificate from Clackamas Community College.

Looking to enter the technical world of music production? The Music Technology certificate will prepare you with the hands-on training and study needed for fulfilling technical careers such as media/sound engineer, audio software developer, film foley artist, post production for film and many others.

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Music Technology

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Description and Outcomes

Music Technology Core Requirements

Complete 2 credits of MUS-280
  • MUS-280
  • Music/CWE
  • 2
 
Complete the following Music Technology Core Requirements
  • MUS-140
  • Careers in Music
  • 3
  • MUS-107
  • Intro to Audio Recording I
  • 3
  • MUS-108
  • Intro to Audio Recording II
  • 3
  • MUS-109
  • Intro to Audio Recording III
  • 3
  • MUS-141
  • Intro to the Music Business
  • 3
  • MUS-142
  • Intro to Electronic Music I
  • 3
  • MUS-144
  • Electronic Music III
  • 3
  • MUS-143
  • Electronic Music II
  • 3
 

Computation Related Instruction

Complete MTH-050 or MTH-065
  • MTH-050
  • Technical Mathematics I
  • 3
  • MTH-065
  • Algebra II
  • 4
 

Communication Related Instruction

Complete WR-101 or WR-121
  • WR-121
  • English Composition
  • 4
  • WR-101
  • Commun. Skills: Occup Writing
  • 3
 

Human Relations Related Instruction

Complete COMM-100, COMM-126, COMM-140 or COMM-218
  • COMM-140
  • Intro to Intercultural Commun.
  • 4
  • COMM-126
  • Communication Between Sexes
  • 4
  • COMM-218
  • Interpersonal Communication
  • 4
  • COMM-100
  • Basic Speech Communication
  • 3
 

Program Electives

Complete 6-10 credits of Music Technology Program Electives. Please refer to the catalog for a complete list of Music Technology Program electives.
 

Program Basics

Complete 9-11 credits of Music Technology Program Basics.
 
Total Credits Required: 50-60