The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Disc Jockey Techniques program is designed to prepare students for entry level employment as a live-performance disc jockey (DJ). This program will provide the student an understanding of how businesses related to the DJ profession are organized and operated in this highly competitive and rapidly changing profession.
The following is a suggested course sequence by term for the pathway. Students should keep in mind the items below that affect their success in completing the pathway as listed:
Course Sequence total credits may differ from the program information located on the MCCCD curriculum website due to program and system design.
|RC||MUC109||Music Business: Merchandising and the Law||3|
|RC||MUC135||Introduction to Disc Jockey Techniques||3|
|RC||MTC103||Introduction to Aural Perception||2|
|RC||MUC197||Live Sound Reinforcement I||3|
|RC||MKT101||Introduction to Public Relations||3|
|RC||MUC110||Music Business: Recording and Mass Media||3|
|RC||MUC136||Turntablism: The Art of the Scratch DJ||3|
|RC||MUC295AA||Self Promotion for Music||1|
|RC||MUC198||Live Sound Reinforcement II||MUC197||3|
|RC||MUC137||Digital DJ Performance Techniques||3|
Select from the following courses to meet the Restricted Elective requirement.
|Voice and Diction or
Voice and Diction
|RE||DAN115AA||Contemporary Dance Trends: Hip Hop||1|
|RE||DAN115AB||Contemporary Dance Trends: Break Dancing||1|
|RE||DAN125AC||Social Dance: Latin||1|
|RE||MHL145||American Jazz and Popular Music||3|
|RE||MHL153||Rock Music and Culture||3|
|RE||MKT210||Applied Marketing Strategies||3|
|RE||MTC105||Music Theory I||3|
|RE||MTC106||Aural Perception I||1|
|RE||MTC191||Electronic Music I||3|
|RE||MTC192||Electronic Music II||3|
|RE||MUC111||Digital Audio Workstation I (DAW I)||3|
|RE||MUC112||Digital Audio Workstation II (Daw II)||3|
|RE||MUC130||Music Electronic Components||3|
|RE||MUC138||Disc Jockey Laboratory||Course strongly recommended as an elective||1|
|RE||MUC194||Introduction To Audio Mixing Techniques||3|
|RE||MUC195||Studio Music Recording I||3|
|RE||MUC196||Studio Music Recording II||3|
|RE||MUC209||Music Industry Entrepreneurship||3|
|RE||MUC215||Music Industry Seminar: Innovation in Music Technology||1|
|RE||MUC237||Introduction to Electronic Music Production Techniques for DJ||3|
|RE||MUC240||Creative Music Production||4|
|RE||MUC242||Music Genres and Styles||2|
|RE||MUC274AB||Music Industry Study Tour||2|
|RE||MUC295||Studio Music Recording III||3|
|RE||TCM100||Digital Multi Media||3|
|RE||TCM101||Fundamentals of Radio and TV||3|
|Introduction to Sound Design for Film and Video or
Introduction to Sound Design for Film and Video
|RE||TCM131AA||Radio and Television Announcing||4|
|RE||TCM202||The Music Video||4|
|Advanced Sound Design for Film and Video or
Advanced Sound Design for Film and Video
|RE||TCM290||Professional Media Marketing||3|
Follow one of the options below to get started on your personal career pathway.
Click here for MCC's easy-to-use Student Checklists.
Learn more about and find contact information for the Music Business program.
Ask general questions over the phone at 480-781-7400 or via online chat.
All information is administered by the Center for Curriculum and Transfer Articulation at Maricopa County Community College District and published is subject to change without notice. Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of information presented, but based on the dynamic nature of the curricular process, course and program information is subject to change in order to reflect the most current information available.
View MCCCD's program website for the Certificate of Completion in Disc Jockey Techniques (https://aztransmac2.asu.edu/cgi-bin/WebObjects/acres.woa/wa/freeForm?id=58660).
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