The Master of Arts in Music Pedagogy is a full-time degree course [*]. This course requires total dedication from the student in terms of time and emotional commitment, to achieve not only technical and artistic but also pedagogical maturity. The Master of Arts in Music Pedagogy is offered with a Major in instrumental/vocal music pedagogy (specialization: classic).
[*] On request, and with approval from the head of study programmes, the curriculum may be completed in three years. The number of ECTS credits, as well as the mandatory presence in all subjects, remain unvaried.
The Master of Arts in Music Pedagogy usually takes place in 4 semesters and corresponds to a total number of working hours equivalent to 120 ECTS credits[*].
Master of Arts in Music Pedagogy. Major in Instrumental/Vocal Music Pedagogy
The Master of Arts in Music Pedagogy is an independent Master's Degree programme under Swiss cooperation in accordance with the Konferenz Musikhochschulen Schweiz KMHS cooperation model.
Admission is conditional on:
For admission to the Master of Arts in Pedagogy, candidates who are not native speakers of Italian must present a certificate proving that their level of Italian language is at least B2 according to the Common European Framework for Modern Languages. (Celi 3 level, http://www.cvcl.it)
[*] If enrolled as a second Master's, 30 ECTS credits are normally recognised from the first Master's obtained, usually in the main subject (instrument/voice).
The admission exam consists of:
The student is only accepted as being eligible for the course if all parts of the test are passed.
Applications are open till 31 March. In light of the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, admissions procedures for the academic year 2021-2022 have been completely revisited. Details on the preparation of the admission dossier, as well as on all updated procedures, may be found on the Application page.
The regulations of the Master of Arts in Music Pedagogy, as well as all other regulations of the University of Music are available on the section Study Regulations.