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Certificate of Achievement in Commercial Music: Instrumental/Vocal Performer

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Please note:  These requirements are based on 2018-2019 LAVC Catalog.

Complete each course with a grade of C or higher. Download Certificate Petition Form and return the completed form to Academic Affairs. For the latest certificate requirements, please see the LAVC catalog.

 

Complete the following 8 required courses:

Course Course Title UNITS
Music 137 Music as a Business 3
Music 200 Introduction to Music Theory 4
Music 201* Harmony I 3
Music 205* Commercial Harmony I 3
Music 206* Commercial Harmony II 3
Music 211* Musicianship I 2
Music 212* Musicianship II 2
Music 321 Elementary Piano I 2

Complete 3 courses from the following (Courses may be repeated):

Course Course Title UNITS
Music 501 College Choir (1)
Music 531 Philharmonic Choir (1)
Music 563 Chamber Singers (1.5)
Music 721 Orchestra (1)
Music 751 Wind Ensemble (1)
Music 771 Guitar Ensemble (1)

Complete 9 units from the following courses:

Course Course Title UNITS
Music 111 Music Appreciation I 3
Music 121* Music History and Literature I 3
Music 122* Music History and Literature Ii 3
Music 141 Jazz Appreciation 3
Music 161 Introduction to Electronic Music 3
Music 165 Introduction to Recording Arts 3
Music 202* Harmony II 3
Music 203* Harmony III 3
Music 213* Musicianship III 2
Music 241 Music Notation and Copying I 1
Music 242* Music Notation and Copying II 1
Music 265* Recording Arts Workshop 3
Music 281* Commercial Music Techniques I 3
Music 322* Elementary Piano II 2
Music 323* Elementary Piano III 2
Music 324* Elementary Piano IV 2
Music 411 Elementary Voice I 2
Music 412* Elementary Voice II 2
Music 413* Elementary Voice III 2
Music 414* Elementary Voice IV 2
Music 453* Musical Theater Repetoire for Singers 1
Music 650 Beginning Guitar 2
Music 651* Classical Guitar I 2
Music 652* Classical Guitar II 2
Music 653* Classical Guitar III 2
Music 654* Classical Guitar IV 2

Total units required: 34-35.5

*This course has a prerequisite or a corequisite