Basic information “Musicology“ (M.A.)

Faculty
Degree
Course duration

Workload
Language of instruction
Provider

2
Master of Arts (M. A.)
4 semesters full-time
(part-time study is possible in 1-subject M. A)
120 ECTS Credits
German
Folkwang University of the Arts

Admission requirements

  • Evidence of a professionally recognised university diploma with an overall grade of “good” or above (grade average 2.5) from a Bachelor study course (of minimum three-year duration) in Musicology, Music Teaching, Music pedagogy or Music theory (official database on the equivalence of international educational achievements: http://anabin.kmk.org/anabin.html)
  • Evidence of artistic aptitude by passing the aptitude test (the bachelor grade will be considered in the overall grade of the aptitude test)

Language requirements

  • Applicants have to verify proof of language level B2 with enrolment. Within two semesters after enrolment students have to establish proof of language level C2.
  • The required levels of language skills at Folkwang University of the Arts are in accordance to the Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR).

Costs

  • 50 € application fee (to be paid with application)
  • Each semester all students have to pay a social contribution for the services of the Student Union, a student contribution for the work of the AStA (General Student Committee) and the VRR/NRW ticket. A breakdown of the amounts plus information on how to pay is available here.

Examination regulations and module catalogue (all in German)

_1-subject master musicology

Enrolement FROM winter semester 2016/17

Nr. 284 | Examination regulations for the study course M.A. Musicology with the fields of study "Historical Musicology", "Musicology and the Humanities" and "Concert and Music Theatre Dramaturgy" (1-subject master) at the Folkwang University of the Arts (full time/part time) from 28.09.2016 | 13.10.2016

Module catalogue for 1-Subject Master Musicology (M.Mus.) Concert and Music Theatre Dramaturgy

Module catalogue for 1-Subject Master Musicology (M.Mus.) Concert and Music Theatre Dramaturgy (part time)
Module catalogue for 1-Subject Master Musicology (M.Mus.) Historical Musicology

Module catalogue for 1-Subject Master Musicology (M.Mus.) Historical Musicology (part time)
Module catalogue for 1-Subject Master Musicology (M.Mus.) Musicology and the Humanities
Module catalogue for 1-Subject Master Musicology (M.Mus.) Musicology and the Humanities (part time)

Enrolement BEFORE winter semester 2016/17

NR. 107 | Examination regulations for the study course M.A. Musicology at the Folkwang University of the Arts from 13.06.2012 | 27.06.2012

Module catalogue for 1-Subject Master Musicology (M.Mus.) field of study Concert and Music Theatre Dramaturgy

Module catalogue for 1-Subject Master Musicology (M.Mus.) field of study Historical Musicology

Module catalogue for 1-Subject Master Musicology (M.Mus.) field of study Musicology and the Humanities


_2-
subject master musicology in combination with an artistic subject

Enrolement FROM winter semester 2016/17

Nr. 285 | Examination regulations for the Musicology Master of Arts study course in combination with an artistic subject from the "Historical Musicology", "Musicology and the Humanities" and "Concert and Music Theatre Dramaturgy“ fields of study (two-subject Master programme) at the Folkwang University of the Arts from 28.09.2016 | 13.10.2016

Module catalogue for 2-Subject Master Musicology (M.Mus.) Concert and Music Theatre Dramaturgy

Module catalogue for 2-Subject Master Musicology (M.Mus.) Musicology and the Humanities
Module catalogue for 2-Subject Master Musicology (M.Mus.) Historical Musicology

Modulhandbuch für den 2-Fach Master Studiengang Musikwissenschaft mit künstlerischem Fach (M.Mus.) Instrumental Training
Module catalogue for 2-Subject Master Musicology in combination with an artistic subject (M.Mus.) Music Theory
Module catalogue for 2-Subject Master Musicology in combination with an artistic subject (M.Mus.) Vocal Training
Module catalogue for 2-Subject Master Musicology in combination with an artistic subject (M.Mus.) Choral and Ensemble Conducting

Enrolement BEFORE winter semester 2016/17

No. 108 | Examination regulations for the Musicology Master of Arts study course in combination with an artistic subject from the "Historical Musicology", "Musicology and the Humanities" and "Concert and Music Theatre Dramaturgy“ fields of study (two-subject Master programme) at the Folkwang University of the Arts from 13.06.2012 | 27.06.2012

Module catalogue for 2-Subject Master Musicology (M.Mus.) Concert and Music Theatre Dramaturgy

Module catalogue for 2-Subject Master Musicology (M.Mus.) Musicology and the Humanities

Module catalogue for 2-Subject Master Musicology (M.Mus.) Historical Musicology

Module catalogue for 2-Subject Master Musicology in combination with an artistic subject  (M.Mus.) Instrumental Training

Module catalogue for 2-Subject Master Musicology in combination with an artistic subject (M.Mus.) Music Theory

Module catalogue for 2-Subject Master Musicology in combination with an artistic subject (M.Mus.) Vocal Training

Module catalogue for 2-Subject Master Musicology in combination with an artistic subject (M.Mus.) Choral and Ensemble Conducting