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2019-2020 College Catalog 
2019-2020 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Logic: Digital Audio Certificate of Completion Planning Guide

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How to use this Planning Guide:

This planning guide provides in-depth information about the requirements for this certificate/degree. Review this information with your advisor and develop a plan for completion. 

  • Click on “print degree planner”  for a print-friendly version of this planning guide.
  • The Class Schedule will tell you when classes are available this quarter. 
  • The Annual Schedule  can provide information about when classes are typically offered throughout the year.

Program Description:

Students study and learn the digital audio capabilities of Apple’s Logic software application and associated hardware.

Students successfully completing this Certification Series are qualified to compose, Logic. Examples include music, sound design for audio books, computer applications and games, as well as radio and television commercials and feature length (and smaller) films and videos.

Certificate of Completion (15 Credits)

Note: Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the information in this publication. However, the information is subject to change without notice and final career decisions are the responsibility of the student.

Program Prerequisites:

There are no prerequisites for this program; however, the series of classes must be taken sequentially. Prerequisites for ALL music theory and 200 level classes each require a 2.0 grade or instructor permission.

Certificate Completion

Students should automatically receive their Certificate after successful completion of all required courses. If you have not received your Certificate, please contact Jenifer Aydelotte in the office of Student Learning and Success at jaydelotte@shoreline.edu or 206-546-4719.

Program Advisor:

Steve Malott
206-546-4670 smalott@shoreline.edu Rm 810
Bruce Spitz
206-546-4662 bspitz@shoreline.edu Rm 807

Program Information:

Length of Program: 15 Credits
Completion Award: Certificate of Completion
Enrollment: Summer
Approximate Quarterly Costs: $25-$85
(in addition to tuition, books and parking)
Website: www.shoreline.edu/music


Logic: Digital Audio -What is it?

Students study and learn the digital audio capabilities of Apple’s Logic software application and associated hardware.

Program Outcomes:

Students who successfully complete this program -by achieving a GPA of 2.0 or better for the entire program-should be able to work in a project studio or a professional recording facility to create digital audio media for CDs, DVDs, broadcast (radio and television) and films.

Career Opportunities-What can I do with a Certificate in Logic: Digital Audio?

Seattle has an active music industry including music and television production studios and audio recording studios and many project-based studios. Specialists in Digital Logic are more qualified to produce work for advertising, jingle writing and production, multimedia production and CD ROM technology in studios preferring this software application and the associated digital audio workflow and fundamentals. Many project studios and notable composers rely on Digital Logic software as their digital audio workstation environment, creating employment opportunities for skilled technicians.

The overall growth of this industry should remain steady over the next decade. Often most lucrative opportunities in the music industry are found in major metropolitan areas as such as Detroit, Los Angeles, Miami, Minneapolis, New York, Nashville, Seattle, and Vancouver B.C.

Potential positions include: Recording Engineer. Sound engineer. Foley Engineer. Composer. Producer. Sound Designer. Live Theater Audio Effects/Assets Manager. Streaming Media Editor. For more, please visit career information and resources at http://www.shoreline.edu/counseling-center/career-counseling.aspx.

Shoreline Community College

16101 Greenwood Ave N
Shoreline, WA 98133-5696



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