Special Area Studies (SAS) courses
Once you have been nominated for an exchange at Lund University, you can apply for SAS courses as part of your online application. If you have questions, please contact the person who signed your Letter of Acceptance at Lund University.
SAS courses offered at Malmö Academy of Music
- Ensemble Music at Odeum 7,5 ECTS
SASL03, Syllabus (PDF 281kB, new window)
SASL04, Syllabus (PDF 281kB, new window)
The course takes place in one of the university's orchestras or choirs – Lund University Academic Orchestra, Lund Academic Choir or Lund University Brass band. The course is aimed at singers and musicians on a high non-professional level. The student must pass an audition in the beginning of the autumn/spring term in order to be accepted at the course.
- Arabic Rhythms, 7,5 ECTS
SASL06, Syllabus (PDF 266kB, new window)
The purpose of this course is to gain basic knowledge in the field of Arabic rhythms together with basic techniques in playing the instruments rek, dag and darbouka drums. During the course you also perform exercises in improvisation and listening. The teaching will be carried out by ear. The course ends with a common drum session presentation.
- Swedish Folk Music, 7,5 ECTS
SASL08, Syllabus (PDF 267kB, new window)
The course is aimed at instrumentalists with good playing habits (not beginners) who want to learn more about Swedish Folk music in theory and praxis. The course contains ensemble exercises, intonation, improvisation and composition in the style of Swedish Folk music based on different dance types such as polska, polka, waltz and schottische. The course requires instrumental knowledge and ability to play by ear on a basic level. The course will take place in Malmö at the Malmö Academy of Music, Ystadvägen 25. Mondays at 17-18.30 in room D206.
How to apply for SAS courses
Note that the application process differs depending on whether you are a nominated exchange student or a regular student at Lund University. This webpage is targeted at exchange students. Regular students must consult the Swedish national application websites universityadmission.se or antagning.se for instructions on how to apply.
Once you have been nominated for an exchange to Lund University, you can apply for SAS courses as part of your online application for exchange studies. For questions, please contact the person who signed your Letter of Acceptance at Lund University.