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Music Technology


Explore the potential of music technology by using the tools necessary to write, produce, mix, edit, and master music. Whether you are an aspiring artist, a working professional, or a serious hobbyist, the skills gained in these courses can extend your music production capacity. These part-time courses, taught by some of the finest artist-teachers in the province, provide hands-on training in labs designed for professional music production, at the VCC Broadway Campus.




Start Length Credentials Campus Part- or Full-time
Sep, Jan, Apr 10 hours Statement of Completion Broadway Part-time

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Program Description

Program Description

Explore the potential of music technology by using the tools necessary to write, produce, mix, edit, and master music. Whether you are an aspiring artist, a working professional, or a serious hobbyist, the skills gained in these courses can extend your music production capacity. These part-time courses, taught by some of the finest artist-teachers in the province, provide hands-on training in labs designed for professional music production, at the VCC Broadway Campus.


Some courses in this program require textbooks. Please call or visit the Downtown Bookstore for more information.

Admission Requirements

Admission Requirements

General

VCC welcomes applications from Canadian citizens and permanent residents.


International students

Please note that not all Continuing Studies programs are available to international students. To determine your eligibility, please contact VCC’s International Education Office at: study@vcc.ca or 604.443.8600.



As Vancouver Community College is a post-secondary institution committed to educating adult learners, applicants should be 16 years of age or older or a graduate of a secondary school.


Program Specific

Missing prerequisites? VCC offers courses in Adult Upgrading and English as an Additional Language to help you meet your goals.

Course Schedule

Courses Schedule

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Program Coordinator: Sid KhullarVCC Samsung, 604.871.7000, ext. 8670
Program Assistant: Dorothy Giroux, VCC Samsung, 604.871.7000, ext. 8383

Program Highlights

Program Highlights

Course Schedule

Courses Schedule

 


No courses are currently scheduled for this Continuing Studies Sep-Dec2019 (201993) term.
Please check upcoming schedules or course listing.

Upcoming Schedules in Continuing Studies Jan-Mar20 (202091)

(MACD 1141) Introduction to Logic Pro 0 credits    $258.68



This introductory level course will teach the basics of music production using Apple's Logic Pro software. Students will learn the tools necessary to write, produce, mix, and master music in Apple's Logic Pro. Class time will be split between lectures and hands on learning. This course will be taught on the Mac platform and students will be introduced to the basics of Mac operating system. (10 hours)

More Information

CRN Campus - Room Day(s) Time Date Instructor Register
  10643 DTN Rm. TBATo Be Assigned
TM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

1800 - 2000
18-Feb-2020
to 17-Mar-2020
Couling, Georges
Register


(MACD 1163) Film Scoring and Commercial Composition Essentials 0 credits    $345.06



You will gain an understanding of what tools are necessary to successfully compose music for film, commercials and games. With the ubiquity of Digital Audio Workstation (DAWs), advanced sample libraries, and home studios, commercial composition is increasingly accessible to people with a wide range of abilities and experiences. Students will gain a better understanding of how film scoring works and a clear path towards pursuing a career in this field, regardless of their previous musical or technical experience.

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CRN Campus - Room Day(s) Time Date Instructor Register
  10887 BWY-B Rm. TBATo Be Assigned
TM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

1800 - 2100
25-Feb-2020
to 24-Mar-2020
Danderfer, James
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Film Scoring and Commercial Composition Essentials (MACD 1163)
course schedule schedule
0 credits $345.06
Introduction to Logic Pro (MACD 1141)
course schedule schedule
0 credits $258.68


Fees for Continuing Studies programs and courses are approximate and subject to change without notice. Fees include GST (if applicable) as well as College Initiative and Resource Fees, which vary depending on the individual course. Student Union Fees and UPass Fees will be assessed at time of registration where applicable, and are not included in the fees displayed online. Students are responsible for any increase in fees if advanced payments are made.



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