Recording Arts (6289)
Type of Award
CCC - College Credit Certificate
This certificate program provides an introduction to professional training in recording arts production for students interested in a career in the film and entertainment industry. In this program, students work alongside professionals using cutting edge equipment and technologies, while learning how to put together a recording project from the ground up.
Because the courses are offered on a block schedule, it is recommended that the student enrolls in three or more major courses each term. Course content includes sound, editing, design, and business concepts in the motion picture and recording industries.
Students work cooperatively with those enrolled in concurrent courses to complete extensive production projects outside of regular class meetings. These projects follow the professional model for production.
Program Learning Outcomes
For detailed information, visit www.palmbeachstate.edu/learningoutcomes/Program-Learning-Outcomes.
- Have a standard high school diploma or GED;
- Complete an Application for Admission, located at
Students must successfully complete all courses listed in the catalog for this program.
The program can be finished in as little as two semesters of full-time enrollment or two years part time.
The program is offered at the Lake Worth campus.
To see when the course is offered, click the course number. To see a course description, click the course title.
|Required Courses||Credits: 24|
|MUS1621C||Acoustics and Psychoacoustics||3|
|MUT1001||Fundamentals of Music||3|
|FIL1547C||Mixing and Mastering for Recording Arts 1||3|
|FIL2548C||Mixing and Mastering for Recording Arts 2||3|
|RTV1559C||Live Performance Recording||3|
|FIL2538C||Advanced Sound for Film||3|
|FIL2543C||Film Sound Design||3|
|Total Program Credits: 24|
Some entry-level positions include audio/sound technician, utility production assistant, boom operator and production assistant.