Music and Entertainment
Business and Entertainment

The entertainment industry includes a broad array of interconnecting sub-industry related fields like Television, Radio, Music, Video, Film, Cinema, Gaming, Production, Comedy, and theatrical arenas of the performing arts. This multidisciplinary course enables aspiring directors, producers, entertainment entrepreneurs, and business managers to gain a firm understanding of the technological evolving nature of Mass Media, it's business and operation models, and the economic impact it globally has on cultures and societies.

All classes are offered online. Class sessions are held virtually (Zoom) with our instructors in real time.

sct: 1M, W9/2111:15 AM$925.00

Music and Entertainment
Sound Design

This course is designed to introduce students to sound design for video, music and multimedia productions in a broad and diverse manner. In this highly interactive course, students will work in state-of-the-art studios to focus on how sound design conveys meaning and how the effects of sound functions with visual animation, art installations, studio recordings and live stage performances.

All classes are offered online. Class sessions are held virtually (Zoom) with our instructors in real time.

sct: 1Tu, Th9/2211:15 AM$925.00

Music and Entertainment
Intro to the Entertainment
and Music Business

This course provides a comprehensive overview of the music entertainment industry. It is meant to introduce students to various aspects of the music business, and present a step by step guide for students interested in pursuing career opportunities within this field. It enables the learner to rethink about music entertainment as a business that is founded and operated on certain fundamentals.

All classes are offered online. Class sessions are held virtually (Zoom) with our instructors in real time.

sct: 1M, W11/211:15 AM$925.00

Music and Entertainment
Production and Programming

Make no mistake. The producers are in charge of everything. Music, film, and television directors and producers have wide range of responsibilities, but primarily a music producer oversees the creation of music, from it?s artistic inception, to the final mixes and ?mastering? stage. This course is designed to teach students about music production in different styles and to take them through basic mixing and mastering. Students taking this course will learn about the history of music production, composing, analyzing and synthesizing various kinds of music, using delays and reverbs, and the basics of mixing and mastering. Students who successfully complete this course will be able to do a complete music production in different styles.

All classes are offered online. Class sessions are held virtually (Zoom) with our instructors in real time.

sct: 1Tu, Th11/311:15 AM$925.00

Music and Entertainment
Video and Broadcast Production

In this introductory course, students explore practical and technical concepts surrounding video and broadcast production. These fundamental concepts include planning, organizing, technical writing, storyboarding, producing, directing, basic photography & videography training, and digitally editing visual and audio content designed specifically for broadcast mediums (i.e. podcasting, social media, Television, advertising, etc...).

All classes are offered online. Class sessions are held virtually (Zoom) with our instructors in real time.

sct: 1M, W9/219:00 AM$925.00

Music and Entertainment
Music and Entertainment Marketing and Promotion (Brand Management and Licensing )

This course is designed to introduce students to the concept of marketing and branding andhelp them gain an in-depth understanding of the interaction between marketing efforts, thetarget audience, sales, and public relations. It demonstrates how all these marketingconcepts can be used together to enhance brand image and consistency. By the end of thecourse, students will be equipped to develop a complete marketing plan.

All classes are offered online. Class sessions are held virtually (Zoom) with our instructors in real time.

sct: 1M, W9/2111:15 AM$925.00

Music and Entertainment
Music and Entertainment Marketing and Promotion II (Advertising/Promotion/ Sales Management )

This is an advanced marketing course that introduces students to deeper concepts ofpromotion and distribution. The major focus is to enable students to understand thedifferences between traditional media and digital media and how to plan and execute amedia strategy for greater success. By the end of this course, students will have a clearunderstanding of, and capability to design and implement an integrated media approach.

All classes are offered online. Class sessions are held virtually (Zoom) with our instructors in real time.

sct: 1M, W11/211:15 AM$925.00

Music and Entertainment
Narrative Arc and Story Construction

This course is designed for aspiring video & film directors and producers who are seeking to enhance or develop interactive and innovative screenwriting skills to compete raising the bar for high quality level production. Students will be assigned to review movies and become critics, identify plots, points of interest that make movies and videos a hit, as well as learn key concepts for generating story ideas, structuring storyboards and developing captivating narratives. Students in this course will also be tasked with developing a short script and scene using the Three-Act Structure technique to create plots points for a proposed production. From a management perspective, students will benefit from learning the pros and cons of basic business and operational structures relevant to succeeding in the screenwriting field(s).

All classes are offered online. Class sessions are held virtually (Zoom) with our instructors in real time.

sct: 1M, W9/219:00 AM$925.00

Music and Entertainment
Mixing and Mastering

This course is designed to enable students to gain practical advanced skills in mixing andmastering using Pro Tools. Students will learn how to examine numerous mix techniquessuch as delays, reverb, compression, equalization and tempo maps that are unique todifferent styles of music. The students will also learn the application and monitoring ofcritical listening to mixes and add character to the mixing using various techniques.Moreover the students will multiband compression during mastering and master mixesusing limiting and equalization. Students who successfully complete this course will be ableto skillfully and creatively mix and master different styles of music.

All classes are offered online. Class sessions are held virtually (Zoom) with our instructors in real time.

sct: 1Tu, Th9/2211:15 AM$925.00

Music and Entertainment
Music Video Production

This course is designed to enable the students to comprehensively explore the tools,methods, workflows and well as creative considerations in the production of television, filmmusic videos, and other broadcast related media. The students undertaking this course willexamine the history of film, the processes and methods for developing sound for picture,and become practically engaged in gathering, crafting, editing and developing mixing Foleyskills to incorporate sound effects in all aspects of multimedia production. Students willalso prepare and explore the techniques to manage recording session for a score, developthe final mix, and develop a film clip with a custom sound track. The students whosuccessfully complete this course will have the ability to successfully produce qualityvideos (i.e. music, film, commercials, television, etc) designed to meet broadcast industrystandards.

All classes are offered online. Class sessions are held virtually (Zoom) with our instructors in real time.

sct: 1Tu, Th11/311:15 AM$925.00