Henri A. Benard

Adjunct Faculty

Music

Classes Taught

Spring 2024

MUC242 Music Genres and Styles 2 Credits

Operation and development of creative skills in the commercial music production process. Geared towards music producers and emphasizing analysis and comprehension of commercial music styles and genres, including: pop, country, rock, soul, rhythm and blues, funk, and hip-hop. Study of the thematic organization of popular musical styles. Prerequisites: None.

Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
28613

Online Course

Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
01/16/2024 - 03/08/2024

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 28613 Students may contact instructor at: henri.benard@mesacc.edu.

MUC293 Self Promotion for Music 1 Credits

Designed to provide the skills and knowledge required for effective self-promotion. Focus on career goal development, market analysis, communication and networking skills, and the development of a self-promotional campaign.

Prerequisites: None.

Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
27299

Online Course

Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
01/16/2024 - 03/08/2024

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 27299 Students may contact instructor at: henri.benard@mesacc.edu

Spring Flex Start 2024

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
28964

Online Course

Online (On Your Time)
Lecture/Lab
03/18/2024 - 05/10/2024

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.

Students in this class will be provided an Adobe Creative Cloud account tied to their MEID username, for home use on PC or Mac computers (smartphone or tablet mobile devices are not supported) during the duration of this course. Students should review the minimum configuration requirements to run Adobe CC on their personal device at: https://helpx.adobe.com/creative-cloud/system-requirements.html. Your instructor will provide login directions on the first day of class.

Class 28964 Students may contact instructor at alexandra.perdue@mesacc.edu

Summer 2024

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.

Course Notes: Students in this class will be provided an Adobe Creative Cloud account tied to their MEID username, for home use on PC or Mac computers (smartphone or tablet mobile devices are not supported) during the duration of this course. Students should review the minimum configuration requirements to run Adobe CC on their personal device at:

https://helpx.adobe.com/creative-cloud/system-requirements.html. Your instructor will provide login directions on the first day of class.

General Education Designations: Computer/Statistics/Quantitative Application [CS]
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
15359

Online Course

Online (On Your Time)
Lecture/Lab
05/28/2024 - 06/27/2024

Open

11 of 15
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 15359 Students may contact instructor at: henri.benard@mesacc.edu

MUC242 Music Genres and Styles 2 Credits

Operation and development of creative skills in the commercial music production process. Geared towards music producers and emphasizing analysis and comprehension of commercial music styles and genres, including: pop, country, rock, soul, rhythm and blues, funk, and hip-hop. Study of the thematic organization of popular musical styles. Prerequisites: None.

Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
15361

Online Course

Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
07/01/2024 - 08/01/2024

Open

7 of 10
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 15361 Students may contact instructor at: henri.benard@mesacc.edu

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