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B.S. in Audio Technology - Physics

B.S. in Audio Technology - Physics

American University

American University, Washington D.C., United States
  • QS World University Rankings
    651-700
  • Degree Other
  • Study Level Bachelors

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Major Requirements 64 credit hours with grades of C or better Course Requirements AUDIO TECHNOLOGY CORE (31-36 CREDIT HOURS) ATEC-101 Fundamentals of Audio Technology (3) ATEC-102 Audio Technology Laboratory (1) ATEC-301 Digital Audio Workstations I (3) ATEC-311 Sound Studio Techniques I (4) ATEC-321 Sound Synthesis I (3) ATEC-401 Digital Audio Workstations II (3) ATEC-403 Production Mixing and Mastering (3) ATEC-411 Sound-Studio Techniques II (4) ATEC-421 Sound Synthesis II (3) ATEC-431 Studio Management (3) ATEC-450 Audio Technology Capstone (1-6) SCIENCE CORE (14-15 CREDIT HOURS) PHYS-100 Physics for the Modern World FA5 (4) and PHYS-200 Light, Sound, Action FA5 (3) or PHYS-105 General Physics I FA5 (4) and PHYS-205 General Physics II FA5 (4) or PHYS-110 Principles of Physics I FA5 (4) and PHYS-210 Principles of Physics II FA5 (4) PHYS-300 Acoustics (3) PHYS-310 Electronics (4) ELECTIVES (4 CREDIT HOURS) Complete 4 credit hours from the following or other courses with the approval of the department: ATEC-441 Business of the Audio Industry (3) ATEC-491 Internship (1-6) COMM-105 Visual Literacy FA1 (3) COMM-438 Production Practicum (1-3) Creative Sound Techniques (3 credit hours required) PERF-120 Music Fundamentals (3) PERF-124 Music Theory I (3) PERF-125 Music Theory II (3) PERF-227 Musicianship I (3) PERF-228 Musicianship II (3) PHYS-300 Acoustics (3) AREA OF SPECIALIZATION (15 CREDIT HOURS) Complete 15 credit hours from an area of specialization, either computer science or physics: PHYSICS PHYS-331 Modern Physics (3) PHYS-351 Waves and Optics (3) PHYS-430 Classical Mechanics (3) PHYS-440 Experimental Physics (3) PHYS-450 Electricity and Magnetism (3) PHYS-470 Introduction to Quantum Mechanics (3)