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Music 256 / 456 / 656 – UNC European Summer Opera Program

A Summer 2019 Faculty-Led Study Abroad Music Course in Germany

Students will gain practical experience in the production and performance of complete operatic works in professional productions with Opera Classica Europa, the largest privately owned company in Germany. Students will study techniques of acting, singing, character analysis and stage direction, as well as perform in Master Classes with well-known opera singers and conductors from around the world.

Choosing the Correct Course and Section(s)

Take Either 2 or 6 Credit Hours

Students may take this course for either two or six credit hours (additional tuition applies for 6 credit hours; see the blue Course Basics box on this page). On the registration form please choose EITHER the 2 credit hour OR the 6 credit hour course that corresponds with your level of study.

Course Numbers
  • MUS 256: Freshman and Sophomore undergraduate students – section 606 for 2 credits, section 607 for 6 credits
  • MUS 456: Junior and Senior undergraduate students – section 608 for 2 credits, section 609 for 6 credits
  • MUS 656: Graduate students – section 610 for 2 credits, section 611 for 6 credits

Syllabus

Eligibility

Audition Required

All participants in this course need to audition for this class; this FLSA is not open anyone who has not auditioned and been selected. For specifics, please contact the instructor.

Undergraduate Students

If any prerequisites are required, they will be listed above. Prerequisites require an instructor override in advance of your registration in Ursa. Please contact the instructor before registering to provide proof of completion of the prerequisite course. Other UNC staff are not able to assist with prerequisite overrides for registration.

UNC Degree Seeking

Current UNC students can register for this course. You must have 24 credit hours completed by the time of departure with a minimum GPA of 2.5, and a clean disciplinary record at UNC. Spots are filled on a first-come, first-served basis for eligible applicants.

UNC Non-Degree Seeking

If you are not seeking a degree at UNC, but have earned a GED or high school diploma, you may take a course for personal interest or to transfer to another college or university. Please note, as a non-degree seeking student, you are not eligible for Financial Aid.

Graduate Students

If any prerequisites are required, they will be listed above. Prerequisites require an instructor override in advance of your registration in Ursa. Please contact the instructor before registering to provide proof of completion of the prerequisite course. Other UNC staff are not able to assist with prerequisite overrides for registration.

UNC Degree Seeking Students

Current UNC graduate students can register for this course.

UNC Non-Degree Seeking Students

Non-degree seeking graduate status refers to a student who has at least a Bachelor's degree and has either applied to our Graduate School and not yet been admitted or is wanting to take classes but not pursue a degree. Please note, as a non-degree seeking student, you are not eligible for Financial Aid.

Register / Apply

FLSA MUS in Germany Registration Form

Participating in an FLSA Program/Course
  1. Speak with your advisor, parents and/or guardian about the best course and program for you.
  2. Download and complete the registration form using the link above.
  3. Return the completed registration form, along with the required deposit, to the Extended Campus office in Michener by the deadline.
  4. You will hear from the Study Abroad Office regarding additional pre-trip FLSA paperwork.
  5. Attend all required meetings for the FLSA.
  6. TRAVEL ABROAD AND ENJOY!!
Deposit

A nonrefundable deposit (via credit card or a check written out to the University of Northern Colorado) is due at the time you submit your registration form. Deposits are non-refundable and signify your commitment to participate in the course. Once you commit to participate, UNC may begin to make logistical arrangements on your behalf that may include non-recoverable costs. UNC will attempt to recover funds expended or committed on your behalf if you decide to withdraw, but any non-recoverable costs to UNC (charged by airlines, third party vendors, tour operators, etc.) will be paid with your deposit.

Your full deposit will only be refunded if you are not accepted, or if the program/trip is canceled.

Costs

UNC Program Fees

Deposit (nonrefundable unless your app is denied or course is canceled)

$400

Paid to UNC, due with application

UNC Billed Costs (includes 2 or 6 credits, lodging, excursions, in-country transport, admin fees, & insurance)

$601 or $801

Paid to UNC, due with summer semester tuition

Total UNC Tuition & Fees

$1,001 or $1,201

$1,001 for 2 credit hour option; $1,201 for 6 credit hour option.

Other Costs Not Billed by UNC

Airfare (estimated)

$1,500

Will vary by person, purchased individually.

Some Meals (estimated)

$500

Will vary by person, purchased individually.

Passport

$135

Purchased individually, if you do not have one already.

Total Other Costs Per Student

$2,135

 

Contact Us

Instructor email: William Wilson

UNC Extended Campus
Aimee Rogers
Campus Box 21, Michener Library, Room L54
University of Northern Colorado
Greeley, CO 80639
Phone: 970-351-2594
Fax: 970-351-1870
E-mail: aimee.rogers@unco.edu
Office Hours: Mon-Fri 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Once You register

Billing and Payment for Your Course

  • You will submit a deposit with your registration form. This deposit is non-refundable if you are accepted, but will be refunded if you are not accepted or if the program/trip is canceled.
  • You will be billed for the remaining program cost around the beginning of the academic term in which the course is delivered.
  • Any course materials costs (textbooks, digital access, etc.) are assessed and paid separately.
  • To view or pay your UNC bill, please visit the Bursar’s website for specific instructions on accessing your bill. You will not receive a bill in the mail; UNC has an eBill system.

Syllabus

Course Basics

Level of Study
Freshmen / Sophomores = MUS 256
Juniors / Seniors = MUS 456
Graduate = MUS 656
Credits
2 or 6
Location
Germany + Sessions On-Campus
Dates
Course runs: June 3 - July 26, 2019
On-Campus Sessions: June 3 - 14
Travel to Germany: June 17 - July 26
Application and deposit due by March 8, 2019
Instructor
William Wilson
Tuition
2 Credit Hours = $1,001 including $400 deposit
or
6 Credit Hours = $1,201 including $400 deposit
View the Register/Apply section to learn more and apply.

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