Part I: The Crystal Ball:

An Amazing Vista

  • dramatic development in network capability
  • new attractive career opportunities in arts technology
  • network widely accessible and widely used
  • inexpensive, powerful, portable, compact, machinery
  • vast amounts of information of all types on the web
  • directed learning experiences available at many locations
  • access to directed learning experiences from almost anywhere
  • Important Questions About The Near Future

    Who will/will not actively use technology in their courses in the near future?

    To what degree will the future curriculum be influenced by technology?

    Will the culture of a music department help or hinder how the department moves toward the future?