CAS Elementary Music Education

The CAS in Elementary Music Education offers a refresher course and professional retraining focused on in-depth study of topics relating to teaching music in pre-schools and infant schools. The course is intended for those who teach, or intend to teach, in the aforementioned school settings, and wish to learn more about the pedagogical aspects of group music teaching. The qualification does not permit teaching in public schools.

Admission criteria

  • Completion of musical studies (Bachelor, Master or equivalent) and possession of adequate pedagogical knowledge (in exceptional cases admission is possible based on a professional portfolio)
  • Passing an aptitude interview


The course lasts for 2 semesters (from September to June) for a total of 12 ECTS.
Lessons usually take place on week days. In the event of professional and/or family circumstances, special intensive sessions at weekends may be considered.

Qualification achieved

SUPSI Certificate of Advanced Studies in Elementary Music Education


Applications are to be submitted by August 31.