UCLA Extension

Music Supervision

Music supervisors are essential for selecting the perfect music cues for film, television or other visual media. The Specialization in Music Supervision equips students with the skills needed to get started in this field, including knowledge of how music impacts the visual medium, the technical and legal components of music placement, and how to manage a musical budget and production for a project.

Students will receive an Award of Completion once the Music Supervision Specialization course requirements are met.

Approximate Program Tuition: $2,800
Approximate Cost of Books and Materials: $250
Specialization Candidacy Fee: $50
Duration: 2 quarters (full-time course of study) to 1 year
Unit Requirement: 16

To enroll in the Music Supervision Specialization click here!

Course scheduling and fees subject to change without notice.

Program at a Glance

3 Required Courses (12 units)

Course No. | Title Units Fall Winter Spring Summer
MUSC X 484.31 Music Supervision for Film and Television 4 I/R R I
MUSC X 449.2 Music Licensing: Turning Talent into Dollars 4 I I R
MGMT X 448.84 Copyright Law in the Entertainment Industry 4 R I

Select 1 Music Publishing Course (4 units)

Course No. | Title Units Fall Winter Spring Summer
MUSC X 448.17 Music Publishing: Law and Business 4 R
MUSC X 448.81 Music Publishing: A Creative and Business Perspective 4 I/O I

Chart Legend: I = In-Person | R = Remote | O = Online | H (I/R) = Hybrid (In-Person/Remote)