Diploma in Arts (Church Music)

Programme is suitable for those already involved in the ministry of church music in the Christian tradition, whether as organists, singers or choir directors.

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Introduction

Programme is suitable for those already involved in the ministry of church music in the Christian tradition, whether as organists, singers or choir directors.

Description

The Diploma in Arts (Church Music), awarded by Maynooth University in association with St Patrick’s Pontifical University, provides students with a unique opportunity to develop relevant musical skills and deepen their liturgical knowledge. This two-year, weekend-based, Level 7, 30 ECTS credits programme gives participants a foundation in church music in the Christian tradition.

Fees

EU : €2,400

Non-EU: On Request

Timetable

2 year part-time (Classes scheduled on Friday evenings /Saturday mornings – 12 sessions per year)

Career Outcomes

  • Organists, Singers, Choir Directors,

Course Structure

Cantor Skills 1

• Choral Conducting 1

• Introduction To Liturgy

• Liturgical Composition 1

• Organ Studies 1

• The Liturgical Assembly & Ministry

Cantor Skills 2

• Choral Conducting 2

• Liturgical Composition

• Liturgy & Time

• Organ Studies 2

• The Eucharist

Application Requirements

To apply, please visit https://v2.pac.ie/institute/2.

For application requirements, please contact cmmadmissions@spcm.ie

Programme Director - Dr John O' Keeffe john.okeeffe@spcm.ie.

If you live outside Ireland, check out our dedicated area for international students.

Let’s talk

For Undergraduate queries: email admissions@spcm.ie.

For Postgraduate queries: email pgadmissions@spcm.ie.

For Professional & Continuing Education queries, email: cmmadmissions@spcm.ie.