Jul 15, 2024  
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog 
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog [ ARCHIVED CATALOG VERSION ]

Entertainment Technology A.A.S.

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Program Director: Jane Frazier · Phone: 410-386-8279 · Email: jfrazier@carrollcc.edu

The purpose of the Associate of Applied Science degree in Entertainment Technology is to prepare students to work as audiovisual specialists and event technicians in a variety of presenting venues such as conference centers, hotels, theaters, houses of worship, sports arenas, resorts, and more!  Student’s multimedia communication skills will strengthen through specialized courses, practicums, and co-ops using industry-specific technology both on campus and in the field. The small student-to-faculty ratio (usually under 15-1) provides students more opportunities for hands-on learning with quality instruction from industry professionals.

Degree Requirements

Associate of Applied Science, Entertainment Technology, Degree
Recommended Course Sequence: 60 credits required

Program Goals

Upon successful completion of the program, students will be able to:

  1. Identify types and purposes of audio, lighting, video, and set construction equipment used for live events.
  2. Use industry standard audio, lighting, video, and set construction equipment for live events.
  3. Apply electrical, lighting, and acoustical theories and designs pertaining to live events.
  4. Engage in technician best practices that support live events through hands-on experience.

Student Notices

Students who select this curriculum and wish to transfer later to a four-year institution should check with that institution. While many courses will transfer, certain specialized courses may not.

Diversity requirement: take SOC 101 .

An Associate of Applied Science degree requires a minimum of 9 credits of 200-level courses.

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