Five Towns College 2020-2021 Catalog 
    
    May 23, 2022  
Five Towns College 2020-2021 Catalog [ARCHIVED 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

Concentration Overview

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 TechnologyConcentration
AUD 101 - Audio Recording Theory; (3cr)   
AUD 102 - Audio Recording Techniques; (3cr)   
AUD 201 - Recording Studio Operations; (3cr)   
AUD 202 - Advanced Audio Production; (3cr)   
Audio Elective 300/400 Level; (12cr)   
Total Concentration Credits: 24

Recommended Sequence of Courses
Course Name
  Course Name
Semester 1
  Semester 2
AUD 101 - Audio Recording Theory; (3cr)      AUD 102 - Audio Recording Techniques; (3cr)  
ENG 101 - English Composition 1; (3cr)      BUS 275 - Social Media Concepts and Practice; (3cr)  
MAC 101 - Mass Communication; (3cr)      ENG 102 - English Composition 2; (3cr)  
MAC 121 - Fundamental Communication Lab 1; (3cr)      MAC 122 - Fundamental Communication Lab 2; (3cr)  
VID 131 - Introductory Production: Television Workshop; (3cr)      MAC 150 - Introduction to Live Sound; (3cr)  
Total 15   Total 15
Semester 3
  Semester 4
AUD 201 - Recording Studio Operations; (3cr)     AUD 202 - Advanced Audio Production; (3cr)  
ENG 202 - Broadcast Newswriting and Reporting; (3cr)     Writing Elective; (3cr)  
MAC 202 - History and Application of Media Law; (3cr)     MAC 222 - Intermediate Communication Lab 4; (3cr)  
MAC 221 - Intermediate Communication Lab 3; (3cr)     MAC 290 - Digital Media Art: Video and Motion; (3cr)  
MAC 280 - Digital Media Art: Design; (3cr)     Diversity Competency Elective; (3cr)  
Total 15   Total 15
Semester 5
  Semester 6
Audio Elective 300/400 Level; (3cr)      Audio Elective 300/400 Level; (3cr)  
Liberal Arts and Science Elective; (3cr)      ENG 302 - Photojournalism; (3cr)  
MAC 211 - Broadcast Journalism; (3cr)      MAC 299 - Radio Broadcasting and Operations; (3cr)  
MAC 301 - New and Emerging Media; (3cr)     MAC 322 - Advanced Communication Lab 6; (3cr)  
MAC 321 - Advanced Communication Lab 5; (3cr)      PSY 101 - General Psychology; (3cr)  
Total 15   Total 15
Semester 7
  Semester 8
Audio Elective 300/400 Level      Audio Elective 300/400 Level; (3cr)  
Liberal Arts and Science Elective; (3cr)     Liberal Arts and Science Elective; (3cr)  
MAC 302 - Media Ethics and Criticism; (3cr)     Quantitative Competency Elective; (3cr)  
SOC 361 - Mass Media and Society; (3cr)     Scientific Competency Elective; (3cr)  
Oral Communication Competency Elective; (3cr)      SOC 351 - Social Problems; (3cr)  
Total 15   Total 15

 

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