First cycle degree: admissionsEntries are received between July 2nd and September 15th, 2012 .
The period of the examination session will be between September 17th and October 13th, 2012, more information will available on our website
ENTRANCE EXAMS TO THE THREE-YEAR ACADEMIC COURSE OF FIRST LEVEL
Suitability tests consist of:
|I||Italian language exam for foreign students.|
|II||Selective entrance test of musical skills in 'Basic musical training' (Formazione musicale di base) considering, as level of difficulty, the exam to pass the Second period of Pre-academic course; admittance to 'Electronic Music' (Musica elettronica) the level of difficulty to pass is First period [it].|
|III||Assessment exams of musical skills: 'Musical Theory and Analysis' (Teoria musicale e analisi) and 'History of Music' (Storia della Musica).|
Exam of musical performance in relation to the Three-year courses of Instrument and Singing, referring to the certification exams of the Third Period Pre-academic Course [it].|
Sight-Reading (instrumental) or Sight-Singing (for Singers) - and/or after two hours of study - may be required at the discretion of the audition committee.
For the admission to the Three-year Course in 'Music education' (Didattica della Musica), the difficulty level of the examination of certification (Instrument or Singing) of the Second period will be considered.
Admission to the Three-year Courses in which Pre-academic Third period exam programs do not exist, a freely selected performance of a duration of not less than 30 minutes will be required. Please, verify the Exam Programs update [it].
|IV b||Theoretical/compositive exam in 'Composition' (Composizione), 'Choir Conducting' (Direzione di coro), 'Electronic Music' (Musica elettronica): reference to Pre-academic course, Third period exams.|
Admittance to the Three-Year Academic Course of Como Conservatory will be subject to an evaluation of suitability expressed in hundredths and placed in a ranking list. The evaluation of suitability will not give an automatic right to the admittance to the Conservatory which depends also on the availability of places in each course.
A failure in test I, II, IV a (or IV b) will prevent candidates from being included in the ranking list.
A failure in one or more tests III will result, in case of admittance to the Three-Year Academic Course, in the assignment of Formative Debts.