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Music, Folk- and World Music

Lund University

36 months
Duration
18585 EUR/year
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About

The Bachelor in Music, Folk- and World Music programme at Lund University, aims to train musicians that possess excellent artistic and professional qualities. The programme is offered to both instrument players and vocalists with a background in folk music or non-Western classical music.

Overview

At the Bachelor in Music, Folk- and World Music programme at Lund University you can reach the highest possible level of artistic and personal expression, and use your specialism to actively contribute to a dynamic cultural life. Our shared passion for music and learning is at the core of our activities.

Programme overview

After the successful completion of the Bachelor in Music, Folk- and World Music programme at Lund University, students shall have sufficient knowledge, understanding and skills to be able to pursue a career within various professional areas.

The student must also have developed the skills necessary for continued or in-depth studies that are to a great degree autonomous. Furthermore, on completion of the programme, the student must have acquired basic entrepreneurial skills that increase his/her professional versatility in an ever-changing cultural life.

Once the programme is successfully completed, students are awarded a degree of Bachelor in Music.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • The academic year is divided into weeks of scheduled classes, project weeks and weeks for independent studies as well as examination and assignment weeks.
  • Students are also given the opportunity to partake in ensemble classes together with those studying folk music enrolled on the Music Teacher’s programmes.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

You can apply for this programme via www.antagning.se during the period 1 December –15 January 

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
90

Credits

180 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
Start practicing IELTS today!
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
90

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The audition takes place in two rounds. In order to be offered a place, you need, in addition to a passing grade on your samples of work and audition, also to have passed results on other qualifying tests.

Round 1: 

  • Prepare and record two songs of different character in your special music/genre area to submit as work samples. One of the songs is to be performed solo. On the recordings, you must play your main instrument within your genre. If you want accompaniment on the second song, it is ok to play with some extra musician/-s. The total playing time for both songs must not exceed 12 minutes.
Round 2: 
  • Ensemble test: With the invitation you will recieve 3 songs representing different styles/traditions. You choose one of these, and during the test it is your task to lead an ensembe consisting of percussion, bass, accompaniment and solo instruments, and play a complete version of the song. The purpose of this test is to give the jury a picture of your way of working with arrangements and being a part of an ensemble.
  • A vista test: The ensemble test also contains a simple sight reading task where you get to play a tune from a score without having seen it before.
  • Ear training test: You play/sing an accompanying (counterpoint) line to a melody you have not heard before. The melody is played by someone else.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18585 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 55756 EUR for the full programme during 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR for the full programme during 36 months.

Full programme/course tuition fee: SEK 570 000

Living costs for Lund

7428 - 11057 SEK /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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