03.3. MUSIC AND MUSICOLOGY
Study programmes include topics such as Music | Musicology | Instruments
About the programme
The programmes were created many decades ago, and ever since its students and staff are active partner in many musical and social events in the city and across the country. We are proud member of The European Association of Conservatoires (AEC) where our Academy contributes to the European cultural and educational network with 280 member institutions for professional music training in 55 countries.
Teaching methods include lectures, seminars and personal tutorials, practical sessions, group design, guest speakers. Practical sessions are organized through solo acts, concerts, etc. This is all arranged in correlation with lectures/professors. You will also spend a significant amount of time in doing personal study. Previous background in music is an asset for education at the Academy of Music.
BA lectures are given in Bosnian/ Croatian/Serbian, while MA and PhD lectures, mentorship, exams or paper work can be given in English.
Assessment is by courseware, classroom tests and examinations. Group learning, teamwork, individual work and communication skills are assessed through design group studies and reports as well as presentations. Practical work is also a part of the examinations.
Degree and qualifications
The first cycle lasts 4 years of study (total of 240 ECTS) in order to obtain the degree of Bachelor.
The second cycle lasts 1 year of study(total of 60) and leads to a Master degree (total of 300 ECTS – with the first cycle).
The third cycle lasts 3 years of study (total of 180 ECTS) in order to obtain a PhD degree.
After graduating at the Academy of Music, graduates predominately stay in art industry, focusing on his/her musical career, or they can be involved in many projects, regarding the art (TV, theater, orchestra), working in media or choose further education for teaching career.
Programmes are taught at:
ACADEMY OF MUSIC
Address: Josipa Štadlera 1/II, 71000 Sarajevo
Phone: +387 33 200 299
Fax: +387 33 444 896
Contact person: Prof. MSc. Maja Ačkar Zlatarević, Vice-Dean