Sound Arts Associate in Arts


Media Entertainment Arts seeks to create, improve, expand and strengthen relevant and rigorous academic Programs of Study, in cooperation with local high school, ROP, and community and regional business and industry partners. By developing sequentially modeled curricula and practicum for media, entertainment, and design industrial arts, Media Entertainment Arts will link current industry skills and foundation Career & Technical Education standards to all aspects of study.

Student Learning Outcome:

Demonstrate proficiency in the core skills and knowledge required for Sound Arts.


​Program Requirements:​ ​

MEA 100
Mass Media and Society
​MEA 101 Television and Film Media Aesthetics 3-0​
​MEA 102 History of Animation 3-0​
​MEA 103 Exploring Contemporary Television 3-0​
​MEA 108 Scriptwriting Fundamentals 3-0​
​MEA 109 Story Development and Storyboarding 3-0​
​MEA 111 Exploring Video Field Production 2-0​
​MEA 112 Exploring Video Studio Production 2-0​
​MEA 114 Digital Sound Editing 3-0​
​MEA 155 Sound for Film, Television & New Media 3-0​
​​Plus six units from the following:​
MEA 116 Film/Video Editing 3-0​
MEA 125 News Reporting and Anchoring 3-0​
MEA 159 Music for Film, Television & New Media 3-0​
​​​Plus three units from any MEA elective course.
​​​Recommended electives:​ Capstone (needs only 1 unit of CWE-188MEA, and in addition, you may choose 3 units from any MEA 200-level elective in place of MEA 255 for a total of 4 units)
MEA 255 Audio Postproduction for Film/TV/News Media 3-0​
CWE 188 Cooperative Work Experience Education 1-16


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