MUSIC BUSINESS

  • Program: Audio Production
  • Course: Music Business
  • Course #: ARSP2150
  • Total Credits: 2

Course Description

This course covers legal and business topics that pertain to the music industry such as equipment purchasing/leasing, studio rate negotiation, financing, contracts and publishing.

Course Evaluation

Refer to Course Syllabus for detailed information regarding the requirements and evaluation standards for this course. The Course Syllabus will be distributed the first week of the course.

Disability Services

Hennepin Technical College offers reasonable accommodations to qualified students with disabilities. If you have a documented disability that may require accommodations, contact the college’s Disability Services Director: Sara Laviolette at Brooklyn Park (763-488-2477) or Jean Kreutter at Eden Prairie (952-995-1544).

Course Goals

The following goals will be addressed in the course:
Demonstrate an understanding of contracts/negotiations
Demonstrate an understanding of publishing
Demonstrate an understanding of copyright laws
Produce a mock copyright court case
Examine rate negotiations
Evaluate different contracts

Credit Details
  • Lecture: 2
  • Lab: 0
  • MnTC Goal: 0
Course Details
  • Prerequisites: 
    Qualifying score on reading assessment test OR ENGL0921
  • Campus: Eden Prairie

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