Prerequisites and course recognition

Semester and ECTS Credits

In which term do I start studying “Orchestra”?
How many ECTS Credits do I need to register for the main artistic subject (ZKF) in each term that follows the current one?

 

Extract from the Curriculum for Instrumental studies - 15. Orchesterpflicht [Orchestra requirements]:


The “Orchestra” course is artistic group instruction with mandatory attendance.



1.    Bachelor's degree: Orchestra – 24 semester hours or 24 ECTS Credits

Students must start the orchestra requirement in the Bachelor’s degree program in Orchestra Instruments at the latest in the 3rd term. (Registration via KUGonline is absolutely mandatory!). However, it is highly recommended that students already take KUG Orchestra in the 2nd term and, when qualified, already in the first term. The decision about this will be made by the teacher in the main artistic subject and the orchestra director. The prerequisite for taking the main artistic subject in the 4th to 8th term is have completed the necessary number of Orchestra semester hours or ECTS Credits as set out in the following schedule:

To register in the main artistic subject (ZKF), according to University law 2002 section 54, paragraph 7, it is necessary to have the following prerequisites:
To register for ZKF in the 4th term, at least 4 semester hours (SSt) or 4 ECTS Credits are necessary
To register for ZKF in the 5th term, at least 8 semester hours (SSt) or 8 ECTS Credits are necessary
To register for ZKF in the 6th term, at least 12 semester hours (SSt) or 12 ECTS Credits are necessary
To register for ZKF in the 7th term, at least 16 semester hours (SSt) or 16 ECTS Credits are necessary
To register for ZKF in the 8th term, at least 20 semester hours (SSt) or 20 ECTS Credits are necessary


2.    Master's degree: Orchestra – 8 semester hours or 8 ECTS Credits

Students must start the orchestra requirement in the Master’s degree program in Orchestra Instruments at the latest in the 3rd term. (Registration via KUGonline is absolutely mandatory!). However, it is highly recommended that students already take KUG Orchestra in the 2nd term.
The prerequisite for taking the main artistic subject in the 4th term is have completed at least 4 semester hours or 4 ECTS Credits.

Recognition of courses

Will the "Orchestra" course be recognized?


You will find detailed information about the Recognition Regulation at KUG in the Office of the Dean of Studies [Studiendekanat]. Pay special attention to section 2 paragraph 2.

Contact person: Mag. Monika Roth (phone extension 1120)