Community Music (BMus)Wilfrid Laurier University
About this Program
Level: Bachelor of Music - Community Music
Length: 8 semestersCheck My Eligibility
Waterloo Campus Campus
In Community Music, you'll learn and experience the benefits of introducing music into different settings within a range of community contexts. Through creative songwriting, improvisation and group performance, our teachers will pass on the leadership and musicianship skills for you to facilitate community music. Community Music can lead to a range of rewarding careers within the music industry and beyond. As a first-year student, you’ll take year-long courses in voice and drumming, be part of the community music ensemble, take history and improvisational skills courses as well as four electives outside of the Faculty of Music.
Study and Work in Canada
Full-time undergraduate and post-graduate international students can work anywhere on or off campus without a work permit. The rules around the number of hours a student will be allowed to work may vary based on the country the student chooses to study in. International students are typically able to work up to 20 hours a week.