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MTEC 100 Introduction to Music Technologies

Effective date: September 2017

This course offers an introduction to music technologies used in contemporary artistic practice. Technologies introduced include software for score notation and Musical Instrument Digital Interface (MIDI), podcasts and videocasts, websites and social media, and basic audio/video recording and editing.

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Credits
3
Format
1 lecture hour, 1 seminar hour and 2 lab hours per week
Related programs
Music
Tuition
$518.40 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

MTEC 110 Internet Applications for Musicians

Effective date: January 2014

In this course students will learn the fundamentals of using the Internet to unite music and musicians with a world audience. Aspects of personal website, social media, podcast, and public-sharing sites as they pertain to the public face and sound of musicians and their music as broadcast via the World Wide Web will be discussed. Focus will be on applications of contemporary software tools to the creation of a professional web presence for musicians or music groups.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
2
Format
1.5 seminar hours and 1 lab hour per week
Related programs
Music
Tuition
$433.13 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

None.

MTEC 210 Digital Notation and Scoring

Effective date: September 2017

In this introduction to digital music notation and digital scoring for experienced musicians, students will study the fundamentals and applications of current music notation software. Fundamentals gained will enable students to produce print and electronic musical scores appropriate for use in professional performance and academic settings.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
2
Format
1.5 seminar hours and 1 lab hour per week
Related programs
Music
Tuition
$433.13 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

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MTEC 212 Music Sequencing and Digital Audio Workstation

Effective date: September 2015

In this course students will learn the basics of music sequencing and applications of the digital audio workstation (DAW) through use of a variety of current music sequencing software. Skills gained will allow students to render moderately complex music from written notation into sounding music formats.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
2
Format
1.5 seminar hours and 1 lab hour per week
Related programs
Music
Tuition
$433.13 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

MTEC 214 Virtual and Software Instruments

Effective date: September 2015

In this course students learn to harness cutting-edge digital instrumentation software to simulate acoustic performance with digital sequenced music. Musical Instrument Digital Interface (MIDI) technologies and software will be explored.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
2
Format
1.5 seminar hours and 1 lab hour per week
Related programs
Music
Tuition
$433.13 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

MTEC 220 Music Recording: Fundamentals

Effective date: September 2017

In this course students will learn fundamental elements of digital audio recording. A variety of acoustic settings and performance groups, acoustic and electronic, will be studied. Focus will be on audio recording live music performance for personal and light-commercial use using software. Both commonplace and professional-calibre recording hardware will be explored.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
2
Format
1.5 seminar hours and 1 lab hour per week
Related programs
Music
Tuition
$433.13 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

MTEC 222 Digital Audio Mixing and Editing

Effective date: September 2014

In this class students will learn fundamental skills of digital audio mixing and editing of recorded music using current software. A full range of post-recording aspects of production from raw data to produced delivery format will be explored. Focus will be on audio production for personal and light-commercial use.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
2
Format
1.5 seminar hours and 1 lab hour per week
Related programs
Music
Tuition
$433.13 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

MTEC 224 Introduction to Computer Music

Effective date: September 2015

Students learn fundamental skills of computer music using current software for audio programming. Focus will be on developing interactive computer instrument units that employ MIDI, digital synthesis and musique concrète techniques to realize unique sounds appropriate for sound design or performance settings.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
2
Format
2 online hours per week
Related programs
Music
Tuition
$346.50 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

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Pre/Corequisites

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MTEC 290 Media Composition Workshop

Effective date: September 2014

This course offers an overview of the process of writing dramatic music for motion pictures, television and videos. The dramatic effect of many individual aspects of music such as melody and harmony are explored. The roles of music professionals and interaction between musicians, directors, and producers in the creation of music for media are discussed.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
2
Format
1.5 seminar hours and 1 lab hour per week
Related programs
Music
Tuition
$1,461 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

All of:

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