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MiraCosta College Programs


100000 -- Fine and Applied Arts
Instructional programs that study the perception, appreciation and creation of diverse modes of communicating ideas and emotion by means of visual and nonvisual representations and symbols; subject to esthetic criteria and related functions.

Degrees

Fine Arts, General
Fine Arts

Appreciation and production of works of art that express artistic intention.
Units needed for degree: 18 units

Art (Painting, Drawing, and Sculpture)
Art: Two-Dimensional

Two and three dimensional techniques in the areas of painting, drawing, and sculpture.
Units needed for degree: 27 units

Art (Painting, Drawing, and Sculpture)
University Studies: Art (Studio)

Two and three dimensional techniques in the areas of painting, drawing, and sculpture.
Units needed for degree: 18 units

Art (Painting, Drawing, and Sculpture)
University Studies: Art History

Two and three dimensional techniques in the areas of painting, drawing, and sculpture.
Units needed for degree: 28 units

Music
University Studies: Music

Art and technique of combining sounds of various timbres in harmonic, rhythmic and/or melodic forms, which are artistically expressive.
Units needed for degree: 22 units

Commercial Music
Digital Audio Production

Performance of music in public venues under contract and related business skills and services.
Units needed for degree: 22 units

Commercial Music
Recording Arts/Record Production

Performance of music in public venues under contract and related business skills and services.
Units needed for degree: 20 units

Technical Theater
Design & Technology

Techniques for communicating information, ideas, moods, and feelings through set design and construction and costuming with attention to stagecraft, function, and esthetics.
Units needed for degree: 18 units

Dramatic Arts
University Studies: Dramatic Arts

Drama, theater and interpretation.
Units needed for degree: 18 units

Dance
Dance

Techniques, composition, and choreography of dance.
Units needed for degree: 22 units

Dance
University Studies: Dance

Techniques, composition, and choreography of dance.
Units needed for degree: 22.5 units

Applied Photography
Digital Photography

Application of esthetic principles and technical processes to the exposure, development, and marketing of photographs and photographic services.
Units needed for degree: 18 units



Certificates:

Commercial Music
Digital Audio Production

Performance of music in public venues under contract and related business skills and services.
Units needed for certificate: 22 units

Commercial Music
Recording Arts/Record Production

Performance of music in public venues under contract and related business skills and services.
Units needed for certificate: 20 units

Commercial Music
Sound Reinforcement

Performance of music in public venues under contract and related business skills and services.
Units needed for certificate: 22 units

Commercial Music
The Business of Music

Performance of music in public venues under contract and related business skills and services.
Units needed for certificate: 18 units

Technical Theater
Design & Technology

Techniques for communicating information, ideas, moods, and feelings through set design and construction and costuming with attention to stagecraft, function, and esthetics.
Units needed for certificate: 18 units

Commercial Dance
Dance Instructor

Dance performance techniques specifically for occupational applications.
Units needed for certificate: 27 units

Applied Photography
Digital Photography

Application of esthetic principles and technical processes to the exposure, development, and marketing of photographs and photographic services.
Units needed for certificate: 18 units