Oddelek za muzikologijo

Department of Musicology

Information for Exchange Students

Dear exchange students!

Welcome to the Department of Musicology at the Faculty of Arts, University of Ljubljana! Our Department offers several courses in English.

Courses in English

In the academic year 2023/2024 the following courses will be taught in English:

In the winter semester ethnomusicological courses Musics of the World: Anthropology of Music (5 ECTS) and Applied ethnomusicology  (5 ECTS) will be taught in English by Prof. Dr. Svanibor Pettan. In the course Musics of the World: Anthropology of Music students learn about the anthropological approach to music practices of the world and about diverse musical practices in various contexts – from village parties to symphonic concerts to Eurosong. In the course Applied ethnomusicology students learn about the history of applied ethnomusicology, its methods and techniques world-wide.

In the spring semester the course Ethnomusicology 1 (4 ECTS) will be taught in English by Prof. Dr. Svanibor Pettan. In this course students get insight into the relevant written, sound and audiovisual sources, and learn how to independently manage a characteristic ethnomusicological research assignment in terms of theory and method.

For the timetable see here.

There are also two E-classrooms in English available for Erasmus students: History of Art Music in Slovenia 1 S for 5 ECTS  and the same course with less ECTS History of Art Music in Slovenia 1 C for 3 ECTS  taught by  Asst. Prof. Dr. Aleš Nagode.

Other courses

Exchange students, that study musicology or similar field of education, can also choose courses that are given in Slovene. You will pass the courses with individual work. You will be given assignments and attend individual consultations with the professors.

For the list of all courses at the department see here.

Students that are on the exchange program for the whole year are welcome to attend our choir (course Music practice: Vocal music group) and/or orchestra (course Music practice: Instrumental music group).

International office

More information for Erasmus students.