Five Towns College 2018-2020 Catalog 
  
    Jun 20, 2019  
Five Towns College 2018-2020 Catalog

Mass Communication, Audio Recording Technology Concentration, B.S.


Mass Communication Program
Audio Recording Concentration
Bachelor of Science (B.S.) Degree
HEGIS Code: 0601.00
Inventory of Registered Program Code: 27401

The Audio Recording Technology Concentration is designed to build upon the major proficiencies acquired by students pursuing a career related to Audio Recording and Music Production. Students study theoretical and technical practices required to operate industry standard recording and production equipment. Graduates of the Audio Recording Concentration are prepared for careers such as Audio Recording Engineer, Sound Designer, and Studio Manager.

Audio Recording Concentration

AUD 101 - Audio Recording Theory; Credits: 3   
AUD 102 - Audio Recording Techniques; Credits: 3   
AUD 201 - Recording Studio Operations; Credits: 3   
AUD 202 - Advanced Audio Production; Credits: 3   
AUD Elective - AUD 300/400 Level (1); Credits: 3   
AUD Elective - AUD 300/400 Level (2); Credits: 3   
AUD Elective - AUD 300/400 Level (3); Credits: 3   
AUD Elective - AUD 300/400 Level (4); Credits: 3   
Total Concentration Credits: 24

Recommended Sequence of Courses

Course Code
Course Name
Credits
 
Semester 1
 
AUD 101   Audio Recording Theory    3   
ENG 101   English Composition 1    3    
MAC 101   Mass Communication    3   
MAC 121   Communication Lab 1    2   
VID 131   Television Workshop    3   
  Total 14
 
Semester 2
 
AUD 102   Audio Recording Techniques    3   
BUS 275   Social Media Concepts and Practice    3   
CCP 180   Web Portfolio Design    3   
ENG 102   English Composition 2    3   
MAC 122   Communication Lab 2    2   
MAC 150   Introduction to Live Sound    3   
  Total 17
 
Semester 3
 
AUD 201   Recording Studio Operations    3   
ENG 202   Broadcast Newswriting and Reporting    3   
MAC 202   History and Application of Media Law    3   
MAC 221   Communication Lab 3    2   
MAC 290   Visual Communication    3   
  Total 14
 
Semester 4
 
AUD 202   Advanced Audio Production    3   
ENG 203  or ENG 212   Journalism   or  Broadcast Newswriting and Producing    3   
HIS 201   Contemporary Issues    3   
MAC 222   Communication Lab 4    2   
PSY 101   General Psychology    3   
  Total 14
 
Semester 5
 
AUD Elective   AUD 300/400 Level (1)    3   
ENG 302   Photojournalism    3   
LAS ___   Liberal Arts and Science Elective (1)    3   
MAC 211   Broadcast Journalism    3   
MAC 299   Radio Broadcasting and Operations    3   
MAC 321   Communication Lab 5    2   
  Total 17
 
Semester 6
 
AUD Elective   AUD 300/400 Level (2)    3   
MAC 301   New and Emerging Media    3   
MAC 302   Media Ethics and Criticism    3   
MAC 322   Communication Lab 6    2   
SOC 361   Mass Media and Society    3   
  Total 14
 
Semester 7
 
AUD Elective   AUD 300/400 Level (3)    3   
MAC ___   Mass Comm Program Elective (1)    3   
LAS ___   Liberal Arts and Science Elective (2)    3   
SOC 351   Social Problems   (Diversity Competency) 3   
SPE ___   Oral Communication Competency Elective    3   
  Total 15
 
Semester 8
 
AUD Elective   AUD 300/400 Level (4)    3   
LAS ___   Liberal Arts and Science Elective (3)    3   
MAC ___   Mass Comm Program Elective (2)    3   
MAT ___   Quantitative Competency Elective    3   
SCI ___   Scientific Competency Elective    3   
  Total 15
 
Total Program
120