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Academic Technology

The College of Visual and Performing Arts (CVPA) provides instructional technology services through individual consultation, online course development assistance, and additional projects as needed. These services are provided to all faculty and staff in the CVPA (Art, Dance, Music, Theatre).

In conjunction with other on-campus offerings, the CVPA is committed to providing faculty with support regarding instructional design, general instructional technology consultation, assistance with technology trends specific to their area in the arts and arts education, and training for tools in their discipline that may be applicable to their instructional or research needs. For a description of services offered, select a tab above.

Academic Technology Technical Support

For academic technology technical support, please contact via email: derice@uncg.edu. For additional information about Academic Technology in the College of Visual and Performing Arts, select a tab above. View CVPA ATS Support Docs.

View current and past CVPA ITC Newsletter.

Classroom Technology Technical Support

UNCG Information Technology Services (ITS) maintains classroom technology support. For assistance with technology equipment in the classroom press the help button located on the black box of every installed teaching station to speak with a member of ITS. Provide them with as detailed a description as possible and they will be able to assist you further to resolve your problem. View the ITS Classroom Technology – Support page.

Data Storage at UNCG

Please review the following policy concerning data classification and storage at UNCG:


Do you have a request that is not related to instructional technology? Please contact 6-Tech.

Instructional Continuity

In the event of an emergency closure, the following links to guides, in conjunction with all other resources on the CVPA Academic Technology site, will assist CVPA faculty with instructional continuity. Please also review keepteaching.uncg.edu.

Visit keepteaching.uncg.eduSupported Technology in the CVPA

Documents and Guides

Other Helpful Links

Instructional Design

The College of Visual and Performing Arts Academic Technology Specialist provides faculty with resources for understanding and applying new and existing technologies in their instruction and learning environments. Individual consultations are provided and directed based on the needs of the faculty and instruction desired. Whether it is the creation of a new online offering or revision of an already developed online course, CVPA ATS services can assist.

Services include (but are not limited to):

  • Suggestions for general course design and workflow
  • Introduction to LMS and SLMS basic course application (using the CVPA Canvas Training Course)
  • Individual consultations for discipline-specific learning tools
  • Introduction to new learning tools based on discipline and need

Additional Resources

If you would like to request a consultation please follow the link below.

Request a Consultation


Course Review

The CVPA ATS can consult with faculty for review of their existing course. Depending on the needs of the instructor the following topics can be discussed and reviewed for an existing course (as well as a course that is currently under development) but are not limited to:

  • Quality Matters Check List
  • Review for Universal Design and Accessibility

Additional Resources

Request a Consultation


Individual Consultations

Individual consultations are provided for College of Visual and Performing Arts Faculty based on need within each of the Schools. Please contact Daniel Rice at derice@uncg.edu if you wish to schedule an individual consultation. In your email, please provide a brief description of the technology you would like to discuss or have deomonstrated during your consultation. View supported technology in the CVPA.

Request a consultation

Group Settings

If you wish to schedule a group training or workshop please contact derice@uncg.edu with a description of the topic you may wish to discuss or have demonstrated during the training. These types of trainings have worked well at the beginning of the academic year to serve as a refresher for existing technology or introduce newly adopted technology either by CVPA or the University. 

Other Training

ITS provides a rich training schedule throughout the academic year. View the ITS Workshop Schedule if you would like to attend a training session with ITS.

ITS Workshop Schedule

Online Teaching Policies: Office of the Provost

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