LANSING COMMUNITY COLLEGE

                               CURRICULAR GUIDE

Stage Technology
Associate in Applied Science Degree

Curriculum Code: 0971  (Effective Fall 2001 - Summer 2006)
The Stage Technology Program provides training in technical skills associated
with the stage technology industry.  The Associate Degree in Applied Science is
particularly useful for those individuals wishing to pursue advanced careers in
this industry, such as management positions or permanent jobs at entertainment
facilities.  Students in this curriculum MUST be a registered apprentice in the
Michigan Stage Technician Apprenticeship Program (MSTAP).  Not all courses in
this program transfer to all colleges.  Students planning to transfer should see
an academic advisor or counselor before enrolling in any course.

This is a selective admission program. In order to be admitted into this program,
students must meet basic admission requirements beyond those required for
admission to the college. STEC 110 - Stage Tech Field Experience is open only to
students officially admitted to the Stage Technology Program.
 
PREREQUISITES
Students should see the "Course Descriptions" section of this catalog or the
Course Schedule for course prerequisite information.  Basic skills assessment and
advising information may be found on page 8 of this catalog.

GENERAL EDUCATION
General education is an important part of this program and includes a mathematics
competency requirement. To fulfill the mathematics competency requirement,
students may need to complete specific course work in mathematics.  For
information on how to fulfill all general education requirements, see page 23.

INFORMATION
The admission and/or graduation requirements for this program may change each
academic year. The program requirements below apply only to those students who
have been admitted to the program for the 2001/2002 academic year. For the most
recent and complete information, interested students should contact the Techology
Careers Department, Gannon Vocational-Technical Center, Room 1380, telephone
number (517) 483-1336 or the Admissions Office, Gannon Vocational-Technical
Center, Room 2200, telephone number (517) 483-1254.

REQUIREMENTS FOR ADMISSION TO THE STAGE TECHNOLOGY PROGRAM FOR MSTAP APPRENTICES
For current information about admission requirements, contact the Techology
Careers Department, Gannon Vocational-Technical Center, Room 1380, telephone
number (517) 483-1336 or the Admissions Office, Gannon Vocational-Technical
Center, Room 2200, telephone number (517) 483-1254.

REQUIREMENTS                                                 TOTAL: 59 CREDITS
CODE        TITLE                                                 CREDIT HOURS
ELTE 100    Electrical Safety Practices                                      1
ELTE 110    Practical Electricity                                            3
ELTE 150    Electric Motor Maintenance                                       2
MTEC 120    Audio Production I                                               4
MTEC 122    Sound Reinforcement                                              4
MTEC 223    Sound Reinforcement Practicum                                    2
MTEC 252    Lighting for Television/Video                                    3
STEC 100    Intro to Stage Tech Industry                                     2
STEC 110    Stage Tech Field Experience (See Note 1)                         1
STEC 120    Stage Lighting and Electricity                                   3
STEC 130    Audio/Visual Technology                                          3
STEC 140    Theatrical Make-Up/Wardrobe                                      3
STEC 150    Stage and Arena Rigging                                          3
STEC 296    STEC Internship                                                  2
THEA 110    Introduction to Theatre                                          3
THEA 111    Basic Stagecraft                                                 2
THEA 116    Scene Design I                                                   3
THEA 210    Theatre History                                                  4
WELD 100    Combination Welding                                              4
WELD 111    Gas Tungsten ARC Welding                                         4

LIMITED CHOICE REQUIREMENTS                                 TOTAL:  12 CREDITS
Complete the indicated number of credits from each CHOICE listed below.

CHOICE 1:   General Education Core Areas                            12 Credits
(See the GENERAL EDUCATION section above)
            Writing Core Area                                                3
            Speech Communication Core Area                                   3
            Science/Technology Core Area                                     3
            Global Perspectives and Diversity Core Area                      3
            Mathematics Competency (See page 23 for information on
            how to fulfill this requirement. Course work may be needed.)
            MINIMUM TOTAL                                                   71

NOTES:
1.    STEC 110 must be taken four times for a total of 4 credits toward this
      degree.  Stage Technology Field Experience involves variable hours that
      are determined by work calls from full and associate members of the MSTAP
      Joint Apprentice Training Committee (JATC).  Most work calls will come
      through IATSE Local #274.

SUGGESTED COURSE SEQUENCE
Students should see course descriptions to find out when departments plan to
offer courses.  Students who for any reason are unable to follow the course
sequence suggested below (for example, those who are part-time, have transferred
in courses from another school, or have prerequisites to fulfill) should contact
an academic advisor or counselor for help with adjustments.
I                 II                III               IV
ELTE 100          ELTE 110          ELTE 150          MTEC 223
MTEC 120          MTEC 122          STEC 110          MTEC 252
STEC 100          STEC 110          STEC 140          STEC 110
STEC 110          STEC 120          THEA 116          STEC 150
THEA 110          STEC 130          WELD 100          THEA 210
THEA 111          Lim. Ch.          Lim. Ch.          WELD 111

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STEC 296
Lim. Ch.
Lim. Ch.