AMTA Print this Page

Announcing New AMTA E-course: Copyright & Intellectual Property

September 11, 2014 09:44 AM
CopyrightCover

Copyright & Intellectual Property: An Overview for Music Therapists

An AMTA Self-Study E-Course

Understanding the essential components and basic principles of copyright law is an important part of music therapy practice. In the latest self-study AMTA E-course,  Copyright & Intellectual Property, Barbara Else, MPA, LCAT, MT-BC provides a detailed review of the historical background of copyright law, ethical considerations, the rights of the copyright holder, information about copyright piracy and copyright licenses, exemptions and fair use principles, digital rights and downloads, common copyright myths, terms and definitions related to copyright and intellectual property, and important details about copyright law and music therapy, including some scenarios encountered by music therapists in their daily practice. This e-course also gives music therapists the option of earning 3 CMTE credits by listening to the audio discussion on their own schedule while following the e-course workbook. When ready to earn the CMTE credits, the MT-BC simply submits the CMTE Evaluation to AMTA, CBMT Approved Provider #P-051.

To purchase, or to learn more about this new AMTA E-course and other self-study e-courses focusing on advocacy, ethics, reimbursement, and MT with early childhood, military populations, and dementia, see details here: http://www.musictherapy.org/careers/continuing_music_therapy_education/

 

Back

 
Copyright © 1998-2019. American Music Therapy Association® and its logo are registered trademarks with the U.S. Patent and Trademark office. Information, files, graphics, and other content on this site are the property of the American Music Therapy Association® and may not be reproduced beyond personal use in print or any other media without express written permission of the American Music Therapy Association. The American Music Therapy Association® is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization and accepts contributions which support its mission. Contributions are tax deductible as allowed by law.
8455 Colesville Road, Suite 1000 | Silver Spring MD 20910 | Phone: 301.589.3300 | Fax: 301.589.5175