Student-Originated Studies: Music Composition and Consciousness Studies


Spring 2014 quarter

Taught by

music composition, theory, and technology

This SOS is an opportunity for well-prepared students to do highly independent work in music composition, music technology, audio production, and consciousness studies.  Participants will meet as a group on Thursday mornings to review progress and share ideas for increasing the quantity and quality of the work that students are doing.  Specific descriptions of learning goals and activities will be developed individually between the student and faculty.

Program Details

Fields of Study

Preparatory for studies or careers in

music, music technology, audio production, and consciousness studies.

Location and Schedule

Campus location



Offered during: Day


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Online Learning

No Required Online Learning: No access to web tools required. Any web tools provided are optional for students.


Date Revision
February 14th, 2014 This program accepts Sophomores through Seniors.
January 15th, 2014 New spring opportunity added.

Registration Information

Credits: 16 (Spring)

Class standing: Sophomore–Senior

Maximum enrollment: 20


Signature Required

Students need to contact Terry via email ( between March 1st and March 19th to discuss their ideas and the possibility of entering the program.  An application form is available ( ). The faculty will be looking for students who have a clear concept of the work they want to do, how they would proceed with it, a realistic timeline for the work, and evidence that they are academically and artistically prepared to do the work.

Course Reference Numbers

So - Sr (16 credits): 30378
So - Sr (1-16 credits): 30544

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