BMus - Digital Audio Arts

Bachelor of Music - Digital Audio Arts

The Digital Audio Arts (DAA) program is a generalist program that centers around both theory and practice. Your education is enhanced with presentations from experts from a variety of music industry fields with offerings in:

  • collaborative studies
  • research
  • production
  • film composition
  • game audio
  • orchestration
  • theory
  • history
  • portfolio development
  • ensemble experiences

What Can I Do With My Major?



Know your calendar year

Remember that program requirements vary depending on the calendar year, which is usually the year of admission to uLethbridge. Therefore requirements may differ from year to year, even within the same major.

For questions about this or changing calendar years speak with an advisor.



Sample Sequencing Plan

Shown below is a sample of courses for your degree.  If you follow this plan, you should be able to graduate in the time shown.  If you want to alter the sequence, consult with an Academic Advisor

For more information on individual courses, see the Course Catalogue or review your Program Planning Guide.



Topics Courses

Example: MUSI 3850 - Classical Demo Recording

This course focuses on classical recording production, including score annotation and producing techniques. The main emphasis will be placed on artistic direction and digital editing. This course is open to both DAA and music students – Every student will be on charge of a recording session and its digital editing (as a performer or as a producer). For every session, all students will practice critical listening and score annotation, and will learn new production techniques through observation.Assessment combines evaluation of the session that students are in charge of (preparation, communication and editing), a reading assignment about classical production, a final critical listening test, score annotation progress throughout the semester, and class participation.

Prerequisites: Music 3448 or Music 3660

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A minor is a good way to complement your major, have your interests in another subject area recognized on your official transcript, and expand your employment opportunities. It is an optional component of your degree program that requires a smaller number of courses to complete.

See An Advisor for more information about this.