Recording Technology Certificate Curriculum | Southwestern Illinois College

Students interested in recording technology coursework may receive the Certificate in Recording Technology after completion of the following courses. The MUS 104 prerequisite or a sufficient score on the Theory Assessment is still a prerequisite for MUS 250, and all other prerequisites apply.

Total Semester Credits 24
Course Number Course Description Credits
MUS 145 Recording Studio Orientation 3
MUS 150 Recording Engineer Musicianship I 3
MUS 151 Recording Engineer Musicianship II 3
MUS 154 * Survey of Music Computer Technology 3
MUS 155 Survey of Music Computer Technology II 3
MUS 250 ** Basic Digital Recording Techniques 3
MUS 251 Advanced Digital Recording 3
MUS 252 Critical Listening for the Engineer 3

* Concurrent enrollment or completion with a grade of “C” or better in MUS 111, Class Instruction in Piano I, is the prerequisite for MUS 154.

** Concurrent enrollment or completion with a grade of “C” or better in MUS 145, Recording Studio Orientation, is the prerequisite for MUS 250.