Alexandra Perdue

Residential Faculty - Program Director

Music

Office: MCC Online

480-461-7403

Office Hours

MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturdaySunday
    11:00 AM - 4:00 PM  
    

Online

  
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Office hours are available to all current and prospective students via the campus Learning Management System (Canvas). Visit https://learn.maricopa.edu/courses/1185011 and select the "Chat" button on the left side navigation in the course. For detailed questions or complex issues, office hours by appointment are highly recommended. Email musicbiz at mesacc dot edu to set up an appointment. Office hours are subject to change based upon college administrative commitments. Drop by anytime in the chat during open office hours and for students who need to meet at a different time, I will do my best to accomodate your schedule with an alternate appointment time. Currently enrolled students can also text anytime with any course-related questions. Email musicbiz at mesacc dot edu for text information.

For Academic Advising assistance, contact MCC's Academic Advisor Ms. Dzintra Malins in the Enrollment Center.

Music Business Academic Advisement

Contact:
Dzintra Malins, Academic Advisor
Enrollment Services
Email: dzintra.malins@mesacc.edu
Phone: 480-461-7262

Ms. Malins can help you with study plans, course schedules, permissions to enroll, Maximum Time Frame applications, and graduation requirements and applications. Ms. Malins is available to help via phone, online web chat, email and in-person. She is, generally, on campus during regular business hours, M-F.

For Program questions and career advising, contact me at musicbiz at mesacc dot edu.

Classes Taught

Fall 2022

FMT107 Career Pathways in the Media 3 Credits
Emphasis on theories of broadcasting, how the media functions in our society, the business structure of the U.S. media environment, the cultural import and potential impact of the programming and films, and the growth of new communications technologies. Prerequisites: None.
General Education Designations: Humanities, Fine Arts & Design [HU] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
29790
Online Course
Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
08/22/2022 - 10/14/2022

Class Ended

Notes: This is an Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 29790 Students may contact instructor at: alexandra.perdue@mesacc.edu

MUC109 Music Business: Content Creation and Copyright 3 Credits
Designed to provide an overview of content creation and copyright considerations within the Music Industry. Topics include songwriting and music creation, copyright, publishing and licensing, studio production, media applications of music, business ownership and operations, and emerging technologies. Prerequisites: None.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
29072
Online Course
Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
08/22/2022 - 10/14/2022

Class Ended

Notes: This is an Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 29072 Students may contact instructor at: alexandra.perdue@mesacc.edu

MUC110 Music Business: Marketing and Monetization 3 Credits
Designed to provide an overview of the marketing and monetization of music. Topics include music label operations; contracts; marketing, promotion, and merchandising; agents, managers, and attorneys; concert promotion and touring; and unions and guilds. Prerequisites: None.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
29073
Online Course
Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
08/22/2022 - 10/14/2022

Class Ended

Notes: This is an Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 29073 Students may contact instructor at: alexandra.perdue@mesacc.edu

MUC209 Music Industry Entrepreneurship 3 Credits
Operation, scope, and career opportunities in the music business. Focuses on music in the areas of entrepreneurship, visionary development and the collaboration process.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in (MUC109 and MUC110) or permission of Instructor.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
30187
Dobson Campus
Online Course
Independent Study
Lecture
08/22/2022 - 10/07/2022

Class Ended

Notes: This is an Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 30187 For enrollment permission, please contact Dzintra Malins at: dzintra.malins@mesacc.edu or call the Music Department office at 480-461-7575.

Class 30187 Students may contact instructor at: alexandra.perdue@mesacc.edu

Fall Flex Start 2022

MUC109 Music Business: Content Creation and Copyright 3 Credits
Designed to provide an overview of content creation and copyright considerations within the Music Industry. Topics include songwriting and music creation, copyright, publishing and licensing, studio production, media applications of music, business ownership and operations, and emerging technologies. Prerequisites: None.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
29265
Online Course
Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
10/17/2022 - 12/16/2022

Class Started

Notes: This is an Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 29265 Students may contact instructor at: alexandra.perdue@mesacc.edu

MUC180 Computer Literacy for the Music Business 3 Credits
Basic computer literacy, including business applications used in the Music Industry, with hands-on experience.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in MUC109, or permission of Instructor or Department or Division Chair.
General Education Designations: Computer/Statistics/Quantitative Application [CS] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
31248
Online Course
Online (On Your Time)
Lecture/Lab
10/17/2022 - 12/16/2022

Class Started

Notes: This is an Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 31248 Students may contact instructor at: henri.benard@mesacc.edu or alexandra.perdue@mesacc.edu

MUC296WA Cooperative Education 1 Credits
Work-college experiences that involve the combined efforts of educators and employers to accomplish an outcome related to the career objectives of the students.
Prerequisites: Completion of 12 college credits, min 2.6 gpa and obtain a position related to academic or career goals or permission of Instructor. Corequisites: At least 1 class related to major or career interest or with permission of the Instructor.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
30095
Dobson Campus
SD Instructor Office
Field Based
Lab
09/14/2022 - 10/14/2022

Class Ended

Notes: Class 30095 For enrollment permission, please contact Dzintra Malins at: dzintra.malins@mesacc.edu or call the Music Department office at 480-461-7575.

Spring 2023

FMT107 Career Pathways in the Media 3 Credits
Emphasis on theories of broadcasting, how the media functions in our society, the business structure of the U.S. media environment, the cultural import and potential impact of the programming and films, and the growth of new communications technologies. Prerequisites: None.
General Education Designations: Humanities, Fine Arts & Design [HU] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
30508
Online Course
Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
01/17/2023 - 03/10/2023

Open

21 of 25
Seats Available

Notes: This is an Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 30508 Students may contact instructor at: alexandra.perdue@mesacc.edu

MUC109 Music Business: Content Creation and Copyright 3 Credits
Designed to provide an overview of content creation and copyright considerations within the Music Industry. Topics include songwriting and music creation, copyright, publishing and licensing, studio production, media applications of music, business ownership and operations, and emerging technologies. Prerequisites: None.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
29008
Online Course
Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
01/17/2023 - 03/10/2023

Open

12 of 22
Seats Available

Notes: This is an Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 29008 Students may contact instructor at: alexandra.perdue@mesacc.edu. Course access accounts should be created and active before class starts.

MUC110 Music Business: Marketing and Monetization 3 Credits
Designed to provide an overview of the marketing and monetization of music. Topics include music label operations; contracts; marketing, promotion, and merchandising; agents, managers, and attorneys; concert promotion and touring; and unions and guilds. Prerequisites: None.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
29009
Online Course
Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
01/17/2023 - 03/10/2023

Open

7 of 22
Seats Available

Notes: This is an Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 29009 Students may contact instructor at: alexandra.perdue@mesacc.edu. Course access accounts should be created and active before class starts.

MUC209 Music Industry Entrepreneurship 3 Credits
Operation, scope, and career opportunities in the music business. Focuses on music in the areas of entrepreneurship, visionary development and the collaboration process.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in (MUC109 and MUC110) or permission of Instructor.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
29974
Online Course
Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
01/17/2023 - 03/10/2023

Open

19 of 22
Seats Available

Notes: This is an Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

For enrollment permission, please contact Dzintra Malins at: dzintra.malins@mesacc.edu or call the Music Department office at 480-461-7575.

Class 29974 Students may contact the instructor at alexandra.perdue@mesacc.edu

Spring Flex Start 2023

MUC109 Music Business: Content Creation and Copyright 3 Credits
Designed to provide an overview of content creation and copyright considerations within the Music Industry. Topics include songwriting and music creation, copyright, publishing and licensing, studio production, media applications of music, business ownership and operations, and emerging technologies. Prerequisites: None.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
29102
Online Course
Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
03/20/2023 - 05/12/2023

Open

16 of 22
Seats Available

Notes: This is an Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 29102 Students may contact instructor at: alexandra.perdue@mesacc.edu. Course access accounts should be created and active before class starts.

MUC180 Computer Literacy for the Music Business 3 Credits
Basic computer literacy, including business applications used in the Music Industry, with hands-on experience.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in MUC109, or permission of Instructor or Department or Division Chair.
General Education Designations: Computer/Statistics/Quantitative Application [CS] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
30925
Online Course
Online (On Your Time)
Lecture/Lab
03/20/2023 - 05/12/2023

Open

17 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: This is an Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 30925 Students may contact instructor at alexandra.perdue@mesacc.edu

MUC296WA Cooperative Education 1 Credits
Work-college experiences that involve the combined efforts of educators and employers to accomplish an outcome related to the career objectives of the students.
Prerequisites: Completion of 12 college credits, min 2.6 gpa and obtain a position related to academic or career goals or permission of Instructor. Corequisites: At least 1 class related to major or career interest or with permission of the Instructor.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
29914
Dobson Campus
SD Instructor Office
Field Based
Lab
02/13/2023 - 03/10/2023

Open

15 of 15
Seats Available

Notes: For enrollment permission, please contact Dzintra Malins at: dzintra.malins@mesacc.edu or call the Music Department office at 480-461-7575.

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