The Sound Technician Certificate is designed to prepare the student for occupational competency as a sound technician in educational, community and resident theatres as well as theme parks, television and motion picture studios. This certificate program requires a total of 33 units of which 27 units are in required courses. All courses must be completed with a grade of "C" or better.
Program Level Student Learning Outcomes
Outcome 1: Demonstrate an understanding of basic technical theatre terminology as it relates to sound/audio.
Outcome 2: Identify and demonstrate the practical aspects of safe and effective use of tools associated with sound/audio for the theatre.
Outcome 3: Identify and demonstrate the different types of drawings for theatrical sound/audio.
Outcome 4: Identify and explain collaboration and concept as it relates to the sound/audio design process.
|Required Courses (19 units):|
|MUS 101 F||Music Fundamentals||3|
|MUS 108 F||Introduction to Music Technology||2|
|THEA 100 F||Introduction to the Theatre||3|
|THEA 141 F||Introduction to Technical Theatre||4|
|THEA 160 F||Introduction to Sound Technology||3|
|THEA 161 F||Sound Reinforcement Techniques||2|
|THEA 162 F||Sound Design for the Theatre||2|
|Required Lab Courses (2 units):|
|THEA 153 F||Introduction to Stage Crew Activity (formerly THEA 149 F)||0.5|
|THEA 159 F||Beg Stage Crew Activity||0.5|
|THEA 249 F||Intermediate Stage Crew Activity||0.5|
|THEA 250 F||Advanced Stage Crew Activity||0.5|
|Required Production Courses (6-7 units):||6-7|
|Beginning Theatre Practicum (formerly THEA 133 F)||2|
|Beginning Musical Theatre Production||2|
|Intermediate Theatre Practicum||2|
|Intermediate Musical Theatre Production||2|
|Restricted Electives (5-6 units):||5-6|
|Audio Production Techniques||3|
|Recording Lab I: Beginning Techniques||3|
|Recording Studio II: Intermediate Techniques||3|
|Systems Maintenance and Troubleshooting for Theatre||2|
|Introduction to Summer Theatre Workshop||3|
|Beginning Summer Theatre Workshop||3|
DISCLAIMER: Data on this page was extracted from the official college catalog on Thursday, September 24th, 2020 at 9:09am and is subject to change. Any student interested in matriculating through the certificate program should cross reference the data found on this page against the official catalog at https://catalog.nocccd.edu/fullerton-college/ and/or meet with a campus counselor.