Early Childhood Movement and Music

ECMMA

Course Details

Code / Name: ELMU 511 − Early Childhood Music and Movement     (variable 1-3 credits)

Description: A fully accredited graduate music education course offered through Maranatha Online in collaboration with the Early Childhood Music and Movement Association (ECMMA) in coordination with its 2010, 2012, and 2014 ECMMA Conventions and Virtual Conventions.

Instructor and ECMMA Graduate Credit Coordinator: Dr. Rick Townsend

Registration Process:

1. Apply for guest student status with Maranatha Online.

2. Email the course instructor, Dr. Rick Townsend, to register with Maranatha and ECMMA.

3. Pay tuition ($380 per credit) and fees (Convention costs and/or Virtual Convention subscription costs) and complete the course requirements with Dr. Townsend through Maranatha Online.

4. Register for, and attend, the ECMMA Convention OR subscribe to the ECMMA Virtual Conventions.

Course Requirements

Variable Credit (1-3 credits): Convention and Virtual Convention plans available

  • 1 Credit (Plan 1A or 1B, Convention-based or Virtual Convention only)

Plan 1A: (Convention attendance) Verification of attendance, and reports on 12, 75-minute sessions at the upcoming ECMMA International Convention in Atlanta, June 22-25

http://convention.ecmma.org/

Plan 1B: (Virtual Convention only) View and report on 12, 75-minute sessions from ECMMA 2010, 2012 Virtual Conventions (available now) and/or 2014 Virtual Convention (available 8/1/2014). Specific sessions to be determined in cooperation with course instructor.

  • 2 Credits (Plan 2A or 2B, Convention-based or Virtual Convention only)

Plan 2A: (Convention plus Virtual Convention) Completion of both Plans 1A and Plan 1B.

Plan 2B: (Virtual Convention only) View and report on 24, 75-minute sessions from ECMMA 2010, 2012 Virtual Conventions (available now) and/or 2014 Virtual Convention. Specific sessions to be determined in cooperation with course instructor.

  • 3 Credits (Plan 3A or 3B, Convention-based or Virtual Convention only)

Plan 3A: (Convention plus Virtual Convention) Completion of Plan 2A plus an additional 12, 75-minute sessions (24 total) from ECMMA 2010, 2012 Virtual Conventions (available now) and/or 2014 Virtual Convention.

Plan 3B: (Virtual Convention only) View and report on of 36, 75-minute sessions (24 total) from ECMMA 2010, 2012 Virtual Conventions (available now) and/or 2014 Virtual Convention.

For additional information, contact Dr. Rick Townsend, course instructor and ECMMA Coordinator.