Live Entertainment Technology AAS: General Live Entertainment Track
- Two year program
- Enter the workforce quickly
- Full program offered at LSC-Montgomery
- Live Entertainment Technology Departments
Do you want to work on live production events such as rock shows or Broadway musicals? How about touring with the band or working as the lead audio technician on a cruise ship? Live entertainment technicians enhance live performances by affecting the audience’s senses using audio, video and lighting technologies appropriate to the production and its environment. LSC-Montgomery is one of an elite group of schools in the nation to offer associate degrees in live entertainment technology.
Learn the fundamental knowledge, skills and abilities to design, maintain, and operate technology systems in entertainment and sporting venues, churches, auditoriums, theatres, convention hotels, and trade shows. The level one certificate, level two certificate, and associate of applied science degrees are designed to push the doors wide open for the exciting and endless career opportunities.
|First Semester Courses||15 Credits|
|AVTS 1371||Intro to Live Entertainment Technology||3|
|DRAM 1330||Stagecraft I||3|
|MATH 1314-or-MATH 1332||College Algebra-or-College Math for Liberal Arts||3|
|AVTS 2375||Lighting for Live Entertainment Technology||3|
|AVTS 2374||Audio for Live Entertainment Technology||3|
|Second Semester Courses||14 Credits|
|DRAM 1220||Theatre Practicum: LIghting & Sound||2|
|ENGL 1301||Composition & Rhetoric I||3|
|AVTS 1375||Fundamentals of Design for Entertainment Technology||3|
|IMED 1301||Introduction to Digital Media||3|
|DRAM 2331||Stagecraft II||3|
|Third Semester Courses||7 Credits|
|PHED 1164||Introduction to Physical Fitness & Wellnes-or-Any one credit hour physical activity course||1|
|SPCH 1318-or-SPCH 1321||Interpersonal Communication-or-Business and Professional Communication||3|
|AVTS 1373||Video for Live Entertainment Technology||3|
|First Semester Courses||12 Credits|
|SOCI 1301||Principles of Sociology||3|
|DRAM 2366||Film Appreciation||3|
|AVTS 2371||Live Entertainment Technology Troubleshooting||3|
|AVTS 1372||Live Entertainment Technology Cooperative Education||3|
|Second Semester Courses||12 Credits|
|AVTS 2373||Advanced Live Entertainment Technology Cooperative Education||3|
|FLMC 1300||Production Management||3|
|AVTS 1374||Drafting for Live Entertainment Technology||3|
|AVTS 2372||Live Entertainment Technology Lighting & Sound Project1||3|
|Live Entertainment Technology AAS Degree: General Live Entertainment Track Program Total||60 Credits|
Median wage: $36,1551
Representative career titles and job positions for this program plan include:
- Audio Visual Technician2
- Audio/Visual Manager2
- Production Assistant2
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