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Approx. 22 hours to complete

English

Subtitles: English

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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

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Week
1

Week 1

4 hours to complete

Publishing and Copyright

4 hours to complete
10 videos (Total 120 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
10 videos
Roots: Music Publishing and Copyright (Part 1)7m
Roots: Music Publishing and Copyright (Part 2)9m
Roots: Music Publishing and Copyright (Part 3)10m
Regulations 1: Music Copyright Fundamentals - © and Ⓟ20m
Regulations 2: Musical Works Licensing10m
Regulations 3: Musical Works Licensing (continued)9m
Methods and Practices 1: Music Publishing (Part 1)17m
Methods and Practices 1: Music Publishing (Part 2)10m
Methods and Practices 1: Music Publishing (Part 3)9m
2 readings
Syllabus10m
Part One Guide10m
1 practice exercise
Quiz 12h
Week
2

Week 2

3 hours to complete

Live Music Industry

3 hours to complete
7 videos (Total 73 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
7 videos
Roots: Live Music Industry (Part 2)10m
Roots: Live Music Industry (Part 3)8m
Regulations: Sound Recording Licensing (Part 1)11m
Methods and Practices: Concert Promotion (Part 1)12m
Methods and Practices: Concert Promotion (Part 2)12m
Methods and Practices: Concert Promotion (Part 3)10m
1 reading
Part Two Guide10m
1 practice exercise
Quiz 21h 12m
Week
3

Week 3

6 hours to complete

Recording Industry

6 hours to complete
10 videos (Total 108 min), 1 reading, 2 quizzes
10 videos
Roots: Recording Industry (Part 2)15m
Roots: Recording Industry (Part 3)16m
Regulations: Sound Recording Licensing13m
Methods and Practices Part 1: Recording Industry (Part 1)5m
Methods and Practices Part 1: Recording Industry (Part 2)7m
Methods and Practices Part 1: Recording Industry (Part 3)9m
Methods and Practices Part 2: Standard Recording Agreements (Part 1)9m
Methods and Practices Part 2: Standard Recording Agreements (Part 2)7m
Methods and Practices Part 2: Standard Recording Agreements (Part 3)8m
1 reading
Part Three Guide10m
1 practice exercise
Quiz 31h 46m
Week
4

Week 4

5 hours to complete

Magnetic Recording and Multitracks

5 hours to complete
9 videos (Total 84 min), 1 reading, 2 quizzes
9 videos
Roots: Magnetic Recording and Multitracks (Part 2)7m
Roots: Magnetic Recording and Multitracks (Part 3)5m
Roots: Magnetic Recording and Multitracks (Part 4)6m
Regulations: Digital Recording, Reproduction, and Transmission (Part 1)8m
Regulations: Digital Recording, Reproduction, and Transmission (Part 2)8m
Regulations: Digital Recording, Reproduction, and Transmission (Part 3)11m
Methods and Practices : Recording Production Planning (Part 1)16m
Methods and Practices: Recording Production Planning (Part 2)8m
1 reading
Part Four Guide10m
1 practice exercise
Quiz 41h 38m

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