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Summer 2021 MECA

Continuing Education Courses


Technology Integration for the Modern Music Educato


June 7-August 1, 2021

Course Code

7781A, 7781B & 7781C


1 - 3 Graduate Credits


$355, due in full with registration Course Code 7781A. $710, due in full with registration Course Code 7781B, $1065 due in full with registration Course Code 7781C


Do you struggle to integrate technology into your rehearsal? Maybe you want to be more intentional and effective with your technology use? Or perhaps you feel like your students know more about technology than you do? This course will prepare you to integrate technology as a way to enhance your teaching and professional development. Discover tools and online software that will help you create practical, engaging lessons and assignments for your students. A portion of the course will be spent on establishing or enhancing your professional learning network (PLN) in the online music education world. This course is geared toward the instrumental or choral teacher who has limited technology experience.

Credit Options & Tuition
1 Graduate Credit
$355, due in full with registration
Course Code 7781A

2 Graduate Credits
$710, due in full with registration
Course Code 7781B

3 Graduate Credits
$1,065, due in full with registration
Course Code 7781C


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Learning Platform Information (Online Courses Only)

Schoology is a learning management system that allows you to interact directly with your instructors, fellow students, and members of the greater VanderCook community.

The evening  before your class begins, be on the lookout for an email from Schoology with log-in instructions. Once you receive credentials, visit to login. 

Some courses have specific online chat meeting times (please see course descriptions), while others have a flexible meeting schedule. You can expect all courses to meet together in a live online chat. If a live meeting time doesn’t work, you can work with your instructor to make other arrangements.

More information about Schoology can be found at

Please see specific software/hardware requirements in the course description.

Online course grades are available within two weeks of the course(s) completion.  If you need a transcript, please CLICK HERE to access the online transcript request form. For a faster turnaround time, please submit the transcript request to the registrar prior to the end of your course(s).


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