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Royal Academy of Music - London CON EXC
London, United Kingdom (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms:
Program Terms: Semester 1,
Semester 2,
Year (Sem 1 & Sem 2),
Year (Sem 2 & Sem 1)
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Level:
Undergraduate
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Language/s:
English
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Program Type:
Exchange Semester/Year
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Anticipated Places:
TBC
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Minimum Mark:
65%; Credit
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Agreement Scope:
Sydney Conservatorium of Music
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Ranking:
Not Applicable
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About

Royal Academy of Music ­– London
 
Location: London
Student Population: 700
Year Established: 1822
 
*Please Note - November application only* This exchange university only accepts applications once per year for both semesters (all three terms) of the following British academic year. You should apply at the November deadline for the following semester 2/ British autumn term and/or semester 1/ British lent term. Students interested in exchange commencing in semester 1/British lent term need to apply three semesters prior to their intended commencement.


About
Britain’s oldest degree-granting music school, the Royal Academy of Music – London is an institution of world renown in 20 musical disciplines. Its student body is from 50 countries. The Academy offers everything from academic studies to composition, conducting and a wide range of instrumental teaching including brass, jazz, musical theatre, piano, opera, vocals, woodwind and stringed instruments.
 
Highlights
The Academy offers a striking Edwardian building dating from 1911 that includes over 100 teaching and practice studios, several large concert rooms, electronic and recording studios and a constantly updated creative technology suite. It has relationships with some of the world’s premier music schools including the Sydney Conservatorium of Music.
 
Unique Characteristics
In 2016, the Academy will open a new theatre suitable for all forms of contemporary opera and musical theatre productions and a 100-seat roof-top recital hall that will feature state-of-the-art recording facilities. The Academy’s alumni include Annie Lennox, Elton John and Michael Nyman.
 
Location
London is a world city and leading centre of learning and one of the most cosmopolitan and largest cities on earth, though it also ranks amongst the most expensive. With incredible museums, historic monuments, a brilliant nightlife, the West End theatre scene, shopping, markets and vast green spaces, it offers something for everyone. Located in Marylebone Road in central London opposite tranquil Regent’s Park, the Academy of Music is within easy walking or public transport distance to some of London’s finest concert halls, music schools and museums.


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Academic Information

Course Catalogue 
Information about units of study at the host university.

Subject Area/s: Conservatorium of Music

Exclusions: Musicology, Conducting, Choral Conducting and Musical Theatre
 

Teaching Periods: Semesters/Terms
Autumn Term: September - November
Lent Term: January – March
Summer Term: April - July

*Please Note - November application only* This exchange university only accepts applications once per year for both semesters (all three terms) of the following British academic year. You should apply at the November deadline for the following semester 2/ British autumn term and/or semester 1/ British lent term. Students interested in exchange commencing in semester 1/British lent term need to apply three semesters prior to their intended commencement.


Credit (Full-Time Load/Semester)

University of Sydney

Host University

24cpts

60 credits

 
The above full-time load is indicative only.
Applications for academic credit are assessed by the relevant University of Sydney faculty/department based on: study load, contact hours, assessment requirements and level of study.

Grading System
First – 70-100
Upper Second– 60-69
Lower Second– 50-59
Third – 40-49
Fail – 0-39

Transcripts Issued by Partner
Transcripts will be available at the end of your exchange period.

 
 

Languages

Language of Instruction
Classes at the host university are taught in English.
 
Language Requirement
Non-native speakers of English will need to demonstrate that they meet the language requirement.

 
 

Living

What is the host city like?
Find out more information about the host city.

Accommodation 
Housing options are offered by the host university.
 
Cost of Living
Use this guide to estimate living expenses associated with studying overseas.

Insurance
Students are required to obtain health insurance valid during their exchange.
 

Useful Information

For Exchange/International Students
Specific information for exchange students provided by the host university.
 
Semester/Term Dates
Access the University’s calendar.
 
Orientation
Orientation will be held prior to the start of semester.

Support Services 
A range of support services are available to students at the host university. 

Visas
Information from the host university.
Information from the United Kingdom Visas and Immigration.

 
 

Student Experiences

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