For detailed information on BS Major for Music Technology and Interactive Media curriculum refer to the latest Northeastern University Undergraduate Catalog.

To declare this combined major, visit Academic Advising and Cooperative Education (AACE) office, in 100 Meserve Hall.

Course numbers and names are subject to change in future. 

Freshman Year

  • MUSC 1000 Music at Northeastern
  • ARTF 1122 2D Foundation with
  • ARTF 1123 2D Tools: Imaging Basics
  • IM 1110 Interactive Media and Society
  • MUSC 1201 Music Theory 1
  • MUSC 1202 Music Theory 2
  • MUST 1220 Music and Technology 1
  • MUSC 1241 Musicianship 1
  • MUSC 1242 Musicianship 2
  • MUST 1221 Music and Technology 2
  • MUSC 1903 Composition Lessons (#1)
  • MUSC 1903 Composition Lessons (#2)
  • MUSC 2308 Principles of Music Literature
  • ENGL 1111 College Writing

Sophomore Year

  • ARTF 2223 Interactive Foundation with
  • ARTF 2224 Interactive Tools
  • MATH 1260 Math Fundamentals for Games
  • MUSC 1903 Composition Lessons (#3)
  • MUSC 2303 Music Theory 3
  • MUSC 2343 Musicianship 3

If offered, take in this semester:

  • MUST 2320 Sound Design

Otherwise, take in this semester:

  • IM 2100 Digital Narrative 1
  • IM 2250 Programming for Digital Media
  • MUSC 1250 Instrumentation and Notation
  • MUSC 1903 Composition Lessons (#4)
  • MUSC 2304 Music Theory
  • MUSC 2344 Musicianship
  • MUST 3421 Digital Audio Processing

Junior Year

  • IM 2400 Web Design and Development
  • IM 2401 Web Development Tools
  • MUSC 1903 Composition Lessons (#5)

If offered, take in this semester:

  • MUST 2320 Sound Design

Otherwise, take in this semester:

  • MUST 3421 Digital Audio Processing

Choose one:

  • MUSC 2312 Historical Tradition 2: Classical
  • MUSC 2313 Historical Tradition 3: World
  • MUST 2315 History of Electronic Music

Choose one:

  • Creative Industries Electives
  • MUST 4520 Interactive Real-Time Performance
  • Music Ensemble 2
  • PSYC 1101 Foundations of Psychology
  • NU Core ElectiveAdvanced Writing (ENGL 3301 or ENGL 3302)

Choose one:

  • MUSC 2312 Historical Tradition 2: Classical
  • MUSC 2313 Historical Tradition 3: World
  • MUST 2315 History of Electronic Music

Senior Year

  • IM 4700 Interactive Media Capstone 1
  • MUSC 1903 Composition Lessons (#6)
  • Creative Industries Elective

Choose one:

  • MUSC 2312 Historical Tradition 2: Classical
  • MUSC 2313 Historical Tradition 3: World
  • MUST 2315 History of Electronic Music

Choose one:

  • IM 4701 Interactive Media Capstone 2
  • PSYC 1101 Foundations of Psychology
  • Advanced Writing (ENGL 3301 or ENGL 3302)
  • NU Core Elective

Electives

Choose one:

  • PSYC 1101 Foundations of Psychology
  • Advanced Writing (ENGL 3301 or ENGL 3302)
  • NU Core Elective