Full Sail University Launches New Music Production Bachelor of Science Online Degree Program – Global Sound

Global Sound – Winter Park, FL (PRWEB) January 22, 2010

Full Sail University (fullsail.edu), is pleased to announce the Music Production Bachelor of Science Online Degree Program. This degree program is specially designed to cater to students who have a variety of relevant knowledge upon entering the degree program, ranging from novice to professional in music technology, musical performance, music theory, and composition.

In the newly developed 32-month program, students will study the history of western music and the life and works of some of its greatest composers and music producers. The materials used are presented by way of podcasts, video interviews, study modules, and guest speakers via live broadcast. A digital portfolio will be created and completed through the duration of the program. The students digital portfolio and supporting website are launched early in the curriculum so they are able to continually review and update as the student progresses through the program. Students will also participate in mutual assessment sharing as well as developing online marketing and sales skills.

Upon completion, the graduates skill set will include an understanding of contemporary music hardware and software technology, a thorough knowledge of music marketing and business concepts, a solid grounding in music theory, history, and composition. Additionally, the graduate will enter the job market with an online personal portfolio of professional quality music projects produced during the course of studies.

The Apple Launch Box will include: a 15 MacBook Pro, Logic Studio, Microsoft Office, Sibelius 6, Mbox 2 with ProTools LE, M-Audio KeyRig 25 MIDI Keyboard, Sennheiser HD 280 Pro Headphones, and a Shure Microphone Package.

Online courses allow students from around the world to participate in face-to-face interaction with fellow students, as well as industry professional guest speakers, by means of the Internet, said Dana Roun, Director of Audio Programs. We here at Full Sail are extremely excited to deliver an innovative style of education to passionate students seeking creative careers in the entertainment industry, and deliver a fresh new approach to learning music production.

About Full Sail University:

Since 1979, Full Sail University, located outside of Orlando, FL, has been an innovative educational leader for those pursuing careers in the entertainment industry. With over 34,000 alumni, graduate credits include work on OSCAR