Five Towns College 2019-2020 Catalog 
  
    Oct 22, 2019  
Five Towns College 2019-2020 Catalog

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


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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 - Audio Elective 300/400 Level (1); Credits: 3   
AUD Elective - Audio Elective 300/400 Level (2); Credits: 3   
AUD Elective - Audio Elective 300/400 Level (3); Credits: 3   
AUD Elective - Audio Elective 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   Fundamental Communication Lab 1    3   
VID 131   Television Workshop    3   
  Total 15
 
Semester 2
 
AUD 102   Audio Recording Techniques    3   
BUS 275   Social Media Concepts and Practice    3   
ENG 102   English Composition 2    3   
MAC 122   Fundamental Communication Lab 2    3   
MAC 150   Introduction to Live Sound    3   
  Total 15
 
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   Intermediate Communication Lab 3    3   
MAC 290   Digital Media Art    3   
  Total 15
 
Semester 4
 
AUD 202   Advanced Audio Production    3   
ENG ___    Writing Elective    3   
HIS 201   Contemporary Issues    3   
MAC 222   Intermediate Communication Lab 4    3   
MAC 280   Digital Portfolio   3   
       Total 15
 
Semester 5
 
AUD Elective   Audio Elective 300/400 Level (1)    3   
LAS ___   Liberal Arts and Science Elective (1)    3   
MAC 211   Broadcast Journalism    3   
MAC 301   New and Emerging Media   3  
MAC 321   Advanced Communication Lab 5    3   
            Total 15
 
Semester 6
 
AUD Elective   Audio Elective 300/400 Level (2)    3   
ENG 203   Journalism    3   
MAC 299   Radio Broadcasting and Operations   3  
MAC 322   Advanced Communication Lab 6    3   
PSY 101   General Psychology   3   
   Total 15
 
Semester 7
 
AUD Elective   Audio Elective 300/400 Level (3)    3   
LAS ___   Liberal Arts and Science Elective (2)   3  
MAC 302   Media Ethics and Criticism   3  
SOC 361   Mass Media and Society   3  
SPE ___   Oral Communication Competency Elective    3   
  Total 15
 
Semester 8
 
AUD Elective   Audio Elective 300/400 Level (4)    3   
LAS ___   Liberal Arts and Science Elective (3)    3   
MAT ___   Quantitative Competency Elective    3   
SCI ___   Scientific Competency Elective    3   
SOC 351   Social Problems  (Diversity Competency) 3  
  Total 15
 
Total Program
120

 

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