Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts

Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts
Post address: Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts
Postfach 2969

Luzern, CH-6002 CH
Location address: Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts
Frankenstrasse 9

Luzern, CH-6002 CH

Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts is well networked with other universities and institutions both in Switzerland and abroad. The five schools – together with the Teacher-Training University of Central Switzerland and the University of Lucerne, both campus partners – collectively provide tertiary level courses and offer lectures and seminars combining elements from more than one school. This facilitates work across disciplinary boundaries.


Other attractive features for students include amenities like the campus crèche and the uni versity sport facilities, which offer a range of training programmes, courses and events.

About Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts

In 1997, seven regional, public-funded universities of applied sciences were created in Switzerland. Their degree programmes are approved by the Federal Department of Economic Affairs.


More than 4000 students are now enrolled in Bachelor and Master programmes at the Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts. It comprises several campuses, all of them centrally located in, or close to, the city of Lucerne.


Our five schools, which specialize in engineering and architecture, business, social work, art and design, as well as in music, are powerful drivers of business and cultural life in central Switzerland. Innovative curricula and a state-of-the art infrastructure are geared to the needs of our students and their future employers. The University also offers postgraduate courses that confer a Certificate, Diploma or Master of Advanced Studies upon completion. Research and close co-operation with local industry, business, and cultural institutions are part of our success.


In 1997, seven regional, public-funded universities of applied sciences were created in Switzerland. Their degree programmes are approved by the Federal Department of Economic Affairs.

Objectives


The lecturers of Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts are experts in their fields of study. We support them in customising their knowledge and expertise optimally for students.


•We consult lecturers according to all questions concerning teaching methods.
•We offer solutions-oriented support for the usage of multimedia platform services.
•We consult and support the usage and processing of digital media (movies, audio, etc.) and provide appropriate tools for it.
•We offer diverse further education in the fields of higher education didactics, media use, eLearning and distance learning.
•The further education programmes of the Department for University Teaching Methodology are modularly constructed and lead to recognised qualifications.
•We offer consultancy and support for the planning and implementation of evaluations.


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Master of Arts (MA) in Music

Campus Switzerland Luzern
March 2015

The study programmes for the Master of Arts in Music (classical music, jazz music and folk music) are taught in German. Teachers may agree to teach in a foreign language however; many of them ... [+]

Master of Arts (MA) in Music

The Lucerne School of Music has originated from masterclasses which were taught every summer by the prestigious soloists of the world-famous Lucerne Festival. Eminent musicians such as Carl Flesch, Wolfgang Schneiderhahn, Edwin Fischer and others have thus created a tradition and spirit of music teaching which is nowadays still present in the Lucerne School of Music.

The study programmes for the Master of Arts in Music (classical music, jazz music and folk music) are taught in German. Teachers may agree to teach in a foreign language however; many of them of course speak English, French, Italian or other languages. Nevertheless, to follow the classes and to make contact with locals easier, you need a certain fluency in German (written and spoken). In English, the Lucerne School of Music offers to qualified students an interesting range of study programmes for Certificates of Advanced Studies as well as prestigious masterclasses. Every summer, the Lucerne School of Music offers a cooperation programme with the Lucerne Festival Academy.... [-]