Department of Music Business Development | Shobi University

Department of Music Business Development, Faculty of Informatics for Arts

For students seeking to become a sound engineer or a music producer.

2 Courses of Study

Multimedia Music Course The course nurtures individuals who will excel in a variety of fields related to music by learning the latest technologies and completing a variety of courses to broaden their potential for multimedia expression.
Music Business Course Students develop their musical skills and music production skills. Knowledge is built and senses are sharpened through a wide range of courses that train reliable individuals who will be capable of supporting artists in a variety of industries in a multifaceted manner.

Students’ Benefits from the Department

Point 1
The curriculum of study includes learning the fundamentals and pursuing a specialization. Students acquire the knowledge and skills essential for work after graduation in an efficient manner.
Point 2
The instructors are specialists who are active at the front lines of the music industry. Students come face to face with the “new music” as they study in a learning environment suitable for the latest technologies.
Point 3
A feature of the course is that students can collaborate with members of fields outside their major utilizing the background of their own specialization.
Point 4
Individual character is enhanced through a diverse range of courses that help students form their own ideas within the field and exhibit their sensibilities.
Point 5
Experts in various fields offer advice and support necessary for students to succeed in professional settings.

Diploma Policy

Students not only study to pursue musical specialties in their respective fields in the Music Business Course, but they are also trained to become proactive individuals who are capable of relating to society.

Characteristics of Class Subjects

Department of Music Business Development | Shobi University

Computer Music

Skills essential for performing on musical instruments

Students are taught the fundamentals for the sophisticated application of music production using computers.

Emphasis is placed on understanding MIDI related software, which is advantageous in playing electronic instruments.

Department of Music Business Development | Shobi University

DAW Utilization Study

Musical arrangement skills are gained through direct experience

Musical arrangement and orchestration skills are acquired through practical training involving the use of the music production software DAW.

The lessons start with the concept of tune combinations and the arrangement of rhythm sections.

Department of Music Business Development | Shobi University

Management Psychology

Techniques of drawing out artists’ talents

The capabilities required to manage artists are explained from a psychological perspective.

Students acquire skills that are useful for them as staff members at work, through practical training.

Future Vision (Aspired Occupations)

Multimedia Music
  • Sound creator
  • Multimedia creator
  • Game music creator
  • Application developer
  • Sound coordinator
  • Sound engineer
  • Sound programmer
  • Stage coordinator
  • ...and more
Music Business
  • Concert promoter
  • Musical program planner and producer
  • Music director
  • Music publishing planner
  • Music video planner
  • Music copyright administrator
  • Concert planning and production
  • Artist manager
  • ...and more