Taught course

Ritual Chant & Song

Institution
University of Limerick · Irish World Academy of Music and Dance
Qualifications
MA

Entry requirements

Primary degree in a suitable discipline with first or second class honours or an approved equivalent qualification or an equivalent capability based on prior professional experience. A performance audition and interview will be required in all cases. Additional audio, visual or written material may be required at the course director's discretion.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This programme provides a specialist, vocal training in ritual repertoires, particularly Western plainchant and Irish traditional religious song, contextualised by the study of liturgical history and ritual theory.

Programme Content

Semester 1

Ritual Chant and Song Seminar (1), Ritual Chant and Song Practicum (1), Irish World Academy Autumn Elective.

Semester 2

Ritual Chant and Song Seminar (2), Ritual Chant and Song Practicum (2), Irish World Academy Spring Elective, Final Presentation.

Information for international students

Applicants whose first language is not English must provide evidence of either prior successful completion of a degree qualification taught through the medium of English or meet one of the Universities English Language Requirements. Please visit http://www.ul.ie/graduateschool/non-european-applicants for the list of requirements

Qualification and course duration

MA

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Wolodymyr Smishkewych
Email
wolodymyr.smishkewych@ul.ie
Phone
353-61-234743
Fax
+353-61-202589