Certificate of Completion in Disc Jockey Techniques I

Certificate Information

Academic Plan

CCL Disc Jockey Techniques I

Academic Plan Code

5976N

Credits

11

MCCCD Program Detail

http://aztransmac2.asu.edu/cgi-bin/WebObjects/MCCCD.woa/wa/freeForm?id=137508

Field of Interest

Field of Interest: Visual and Performing Arts

Notice

This certificate has associated pathway maps with course sequence(s). We recommend using them as reference instead of the list below.

Notes

This program is not eligible for Title IV Federal Financial Aid. Students must earn a grade of C or better for all courses required within the program.

The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Disc Jockey Techniques I is designed to prepare students for entry level employment as a live-performance disc jockey (DJ). This program is designed to provide the student with the technical skills required for a successful performance or production and to demonstrate an understanding of common business practices in a highly competitive and rapidly changing entertainment industry. A Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Disc Jockey Techniques II and an Associate in Applied Science (AAS) Disc Jockey Techniques is available for students who want to deepen their knowledge and skills within the field.

What You’ll Learn

This program will help you gain the expertise needed to:

  1. Analyze the values and ethics that influence the creation of a live performance event.
  2. Develop and demonstrate the technical skills required for a successful Disc Jockey performance or production.
  3. Demonstrate interpersonal and collaborative skills to build relationships and network with clients, colleagues, and organizations.
  4. Develop opportunities for leadership, innovation, and entrepreneurship in the music industry.
  5. Critically analyze and synthesize musical content for social, cultural, aesthetic, and historical significance.
  6. Evaluate and apply marketing strategies to build a brand (e.
  7. Interpret and explain intellectual property law, rights management, publishing, licensing, and contracts.
  8. Apply common business practices used in the entertainment industry.
  9. Demonstrate self-reliance, problem solving skills, and the ability to work independently.
  10. Use effective written, oral, and visual communication skills for diverse audiences and a variety of purposes.

Required Courses Credits: 11

MUC135Introduction to Disc Jockey Techniques3
MUC136Turntablism: The Art of the Scratch DJ3
MUC137Digital DJ Performance Techniques3
MUC138Disc Jockey Laboratory1
MUC293Self Promotion for Music1

This Certificate of Completion is associated with

Disclaimer

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Major: 5976N
First Term: 2020 Fall
Final Term: Current
Award: CCL
Total Credits: 11
CIPS code: 50.0913
SOC codes: 27-2091, 27-2041.04, 27-2042.02
Initiating College: Mesa Community College
Program Availability: - MC, SC
Occupational Area: Art, A/V Technology, and Communication
Instructional Council: Music (41)
GPA: 2.0