Matched 13 Courses / 14 Classes

Music Business: Content Creation and Copyright (MUC109) 3 Credits

Designed to provide an overview of content creation and copyright considerations within the Music Industry. Topics include songwriting and music creation, copyright, publishing and licensing, studio production, media applications of music, business ownership and operations, and emerging technologies.
Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
20375 Fall 2021 Scottsdale
On Your Time Online
Online 08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021 N/A N/A
  • R. Marschall
Open
20 of 22 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: On Your Time Online classes do not meet at specific class times. Coursework must be completed according to deadlines. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access.
      This course requires the use of a computer or mobile device with internet access and speakers.

Music Business: Marketing and Monetization (MUC110) 3 Credits

Designed to provide an overview of the marketing and monetization of music. Topics include music label operations; contracts; marketing, promotion, and merchandising; agents, managers, and attorneys; concert promotion and touring; and unions and guilds.
Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21063 Fall 2021 Scottsdale
Music Bldg. MUS 115
In Person 08/24/2021 - 12/17/2021 Tu,Th 10:30AM - 11:45AM
  • R. Marschall
Open
14 of 15 Seats Available

Digital Audio Workstation I (DAW I) (MUC111) 3 Credits

Use of digital mixing and automation software in conjunction with editing and recording. Includes computer operation, troubleshooting, and file management. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in MUC195, or MUC195AA, or FMP105, or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
36292 Fall 2021 Scottsdale
On Your Time Online
Online 08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021 N/A N/A
  • C. Spotts
Open
15 of 15 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: "This course will require the possession, rental subscription, or purchase of Pro Tools audio editing software (a DAW). Students are eligible for academic discounts on Pro Tools purchases and subscriptions.
      Check this link to make sure your system is compatible: http://avid.force.com/pkb/articles/compatibility/Pro-Tools-System-Requirements
      Students are required to furnish their own external hard drive (Mac-compatible, 256GB or larger) for transfer and backup of course files and content. We have suspended the $100 course fee for this class to compensate for students needing to purchase these extra course materials. A computer with internet access required."
      On Your Time Online classes do not meet at specific class times. Coursework must be completed according to deadlines. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access.
      Need to see students for presentations or to show work. This course requires the use of a computer or mobile device with internet access, a webcam, speakers and microphone.
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
    • Additional Class Notes: It is highly recommended by the department that students enroll in MUC195AA at the same time as MUC111. Please see the Music department for appropriate signatures.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
20808 Fall 2021 Scottsdale
On Your Time Online
Online 08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021 N/A N/A
  • C. Spotts
Open
13 of 15 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      On Your Time Online classes do not meet at specific class times. Coursework must be completed according to deadlines. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access.
      Need to see students for presentations or to show work. This course requires the use of a computer or mobile device with internet access, a webcam, speakers and microphone.
      "This course will require the possession, rental subscription, or purchase of Pro Tools audio editing software (a DAW). Students are eligible for academic discounts on Pro Tools purchases and subscriptions.
      Check this link to make sure your system is compatible: http://avid.force.com/pkb/articles/compatibility/Pro-Tools-System-Requirements
      Students are required to furnish their own external hard drive (Mac-compatible, 256GB or larger) for transfer and backup of course files and content. We have suspended the $100 course fee for this class to compensate for students needing to purchase these extra course materials. A computer with internet access required."
    • Additional Class Notes: It is highly recommended by the department that students enroll in MUC195AA at the same time as MUC111. Please see the Music department for appropriate signatures.

Digital Audio Workstation II (DAW II) (MUC112) 3 Credits

Use of digital mixing and automation software in conjunction with editing and recording. Includes computer operation, troubleshooting, and file management. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in MUC111, and (MUC195 or MUC195AA).

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
20853 Fall 2021 Scottsdale
On Your Time Online
Online 08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021 N/A N/A
  • C. Spotts
Open
13 of 15 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      On Your Time Online classes do not meet at specific class times. Coursework must be completed according to deadlines. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access.
      Need to see students for presentations or to show work. This course requires the use of a computer or mobile device with internet access, a webcam, speakers and microphone.
      This course will require the possession, rental subscription, or purchase of Pro Tools audio editing software (a DAW). Check this link to make sure your system is compatible: http://avid.force.com/pkb/articles/compatibility/Pro-Tools-System-Requirements
      We have suspended the $100 course fee for this class to compensate for students needing to purchase these extra course materials.
      A computer with internet access required.

Introduction to Disc Jockey Techniques (MUC135) 3 Credits

Development of beginning level live-performance disc jockey techniques. Emphasis on understanding the construction of industry-formatted dance songs, cueing, segueing/mixing methods, the relationship of beats per minute to segueing, and programming songs to entertain a live audience. Covers the history of the live performance DJ and strategies for soliciting employment in the field. Prerequisites: None. Note: MUC135 may be repeated for a total of six (6) credits.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
20424 Fall 2021 Scottsdale
Music Bldg. MUS 136
In Person 08/24/2021 - 12/17/2021 Tu 6:30PM - 9:45PM
  • R. Higgins
Open
4 of 6 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Course Emphasis: Introduction to Beat Mixing
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      HYBRID CLASS. Blends classroom and online instruction/activities resulting in fewer in-person class meetings. Designed for highly motivated, self-directed, computer-literate students.
      The first 8 weeks will be in-person with some work required outside of the classroom. The second 8 weeks will be on your time online instruction.
      This course may require the possession, rental subscription, or purchase of standard DJ software/hardware in order to complete and submit assignments.
      We have suspended the $30 course fee for this class to compensate for students needing to purchase these extra course materials.
      A computer with internet access required.
    • Additional Class Notes: All DJ Students must provide their own headphones.

Turntablism: The Art of the Scratch DJ (MUC136) 3 Credits

Covers the skills required in vinyl manipulation; examines the development of turntable techniques and the contributions made by individual turntable artists. Prerequisites: None. Note: MUC136 may be repeated for a total of six (6) credits.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
37443 Fall 2021 Scottsdale
Music Bldg. MUS 136
In Person 08/25/2021 - 12/17/2021 W 6:30PM - 9:45PM
  • R. Higgins
Open
5 of 6 Seats Available

Digital DJ Performance Techniques (MUC137) 3 Credits

Covers the skills required for live performance employing digital media with an emphasis on programs such as Serato Scratch Live and Ableton Live.
Prerequisites: None. Note: MUC137 may be repeated for a total of six (6) credits.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
20451 Fall 2021 Scottsdale
Music Bldg. MUS 136
In Person 08/26/2021 - 12/17/2021 Th 6:30PM - 10:00PM
  • B. Smith
Open
4 of 6 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Offered Only in the Fall
      All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      HYBRID CLASS. Blends classroom and online instruction/activities resulting in fewer in-person class meetings. Designed for highly motivated, self-directed, computer-literate students.
      The first 8 weeks will be in-person with some work required outside of the classroom. The second 8 weeks will be on your time online instruction.
      This course may require the possession, rental subscription, or purchase of standard DJ software/hardware in order to complete and submit assignments.
      We have suspended the $30 course fee for this class to compensate for students needing to purchase these extra course materials.
      A computer with internet access required.
    • Additional Class Notes: It is recommended that students complete MTC191 and MUC135 prior to enrolling in MUC137. All DJ Students must provide their own headphones.

Studio Music Recording I (MUC195AA) 3 Credits

Basic principles of studio sound recording. Emphasis on musical acoustics, operation of recording equipment, studio setups, and multitrack recording. Includes studio session process and musical production decisions. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
20447 Fall 2021 Scottsdale
Music Bldg. MUS 115
In Person 08/24/2021 - 12/17/2021 Tu,Th 3:00PM - 4:20PM
  • R. Marschall
Open
10 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 20447 costs include MUC Course Fee: $175
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 20447 must also enroll in one of the following labs:
      Class 20448 held Fri from 11:00AM to 12:50PM (R. Marschall)
      Class 20449 held Fri from 1:00PM to 2:50PM (R. Marschall)
    • Additional Class Notes: It is highly recommended by the department that students enroll in MUC195AA at the same time as MUC111. Please see the Music department for appropriate signatures.

Studio Music Recording II (MUC196) 3 Credits

Emphasis on signal-processing equipment, mixing consoles, and advanced musical recording session procedures, production, and engineering. Includes mix-down and resultant master tape of a musical recording session. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in MUC195 or MUC195AA.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
20377 Fall 2021 Scottsdale
Music Bldg. MUS 122
Hybrid 08/25/2021 - 12/17/2021 W 1:00PM - 5:10PM
  • C. Schumacher
Open
2 of 6 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: HYBRID CLASS. Blends classroom and online instruction/activities resulting in fewer in-person class meetings. Designed for highly motivated, self-directed, computer-literate students.
      Class 20377 costs include MUC Course Fee: $175
    • Additional Class Notes: EMPHASIS: Audio Engineering and Technologies. This course uses "Digital Audio Workstation."

Live Sound Reinforcement I (MUC197) 3 Credits

Basic principles of live sound engineering. Emphasis on signal flow, acoustic, sound reinforcement set-ups and installation, signal processing, microphone selections and placement. Includes setting up sound systems and mixing live music.
Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
20376 Fall 2021 Scottsdale
Music Bldg. MUS 115
Hybrid 08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021 M 1:30PM - 3:00PM
  • P. Hoffman
Open
7 of 11 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      HYBRID CLASS. Blends classroom and online instruction/activities resulting in fewer in-person class meetings. Designed for highly motivated, self-directed, computer-literate students.
      The first 8 weeks will be in-person with some work required outside of the classroom. The second 8 weeks will be live online instruction during the scheduled class.
      This course will require a computer with webcam and microphone for synchronous live online lecture classes.
      We have suspended the $75 course fee for this class to compensate for students needing to purchase these extra course materials.
      A computer with internet access required.
      Class 20376 costs include MUC Course Fee: $175

Self Promotion for Music (MUC293) 1 Credit

Designed to provide the skills and knowledge required for effective self-promotion. Focus on career goal development, market analysis, communication and networking skills, and the development of a self-promotional campaign.
Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
20378 Fall 2021 Scottsdale
On Your Time Online
Online 08/23/2021 - 10/15/2021 N/A N/A
  • R. Marschall
Open
13 of 15 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      On Your Time Online classes do not meet at specific class times. Coursework must be completed according to deadlines. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access.
      This course requires the use of a computer or mobile device with internet access and speakers.

Studio Music Recording III (MUC295) 3 Credits

Producing and engineering a recording project. Covers how recording studios work and how recording projects are organized from pre-production through delivery of the final mix. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in MUC196 and (MUC111 or permission of Instructor).

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
20425 Fall 2021 Scottsdale
Music Bldg. MUS 122
Hybrid 08/25/2021 - 12/17/2021 W 1:00PM - 5:10PM
  • C. Schumacher
Open
3 of 6 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      1st 8 week hybrid 2nd 8 week online on your own time
      Class 20425 costs include MUC Course Fee: $175

Special Projects (MUC298AA) 1 Credit

Organized and tailored around the interests and needs of the individual student. Structured to provide an atmosphere of individualized research and study paralleled by professional expertise and guidance. Professional-type facilities and equipment available for student use. Allows the best aspects of independent study and individualized learning to be combined to maximize student development. Prerequisites: Permission of Program Director or Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21546 Fall 2021 Scottsdale
Arranged SCC
Independent Study 09/07/2021 - 12/17/2021 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
5 of 5 Seats Available