May 23, 2019  
2018-2019 University Catalogue 
2018-2019 University Catalogue

MBET 220 Music Licensing and Publishing

College of Performing Arts

1.5 credits 22.5 hours
200 level undergraduate course

This course explores the processes, guidelines, and procedures associated with sync licensing and publishing rights within the music industry. Course content prioritizes recorded music’s role in other forms of entertainment, including television, film, or new media. Emphasis will be placed on learning contractual norms, typical conditions of licensing agreements, and the basic procedures involved in cementing these contracts. Students will acquire the appropriate knowledge needed to work at or own their own publishing company, the ability to manage a relationship with a music publisher and licensing agency, and the skills necessary to become a music supervisor.

Prerequisites MBET*207

This course is not repeatable for credit.