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Certificate of Achievement in Commercial Music: Music Arranging


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 11 required courses

Course Course Title UNITS
Music 137 Music as a Business 3
Music 141 Jazz Appreciation 3
Music 161 Introduction to Electronic Music 3
Music 205* Commercial Harmony I 3
Music 206* Commercial Harmony II 3
Music 241 Music Notation and Copying I 1
Music 242* Music Notation and Copying II 1
Music 271 Songwriters' Workshop 3
Music 281* Commercial Music Techniques I 3
Music 282* Commercial Music Techniques II 3
Music 321 Elementary Piano I 2

Total units required: 28

*This course has a prerequisite or a corequisite