Program Requirements: L.Mus. Voice (105 credits)

The Licentiate in Music Performance (Voice) is a 105 credit program. You may have fewer credits to complete if you receive course exemptions and/or transfer credits.

Students in the licentiate program are required to achieve a minimum grade of A- in all practical instruction/exams, ensembles, voice coaching, as well as attain a minimum CGPA of 2.0 to continue in this program.

Use our sample 3-year program plan to determine when to take each course.

Required courses (total: 82 credits)

Performance (48 credits)

  • MUIN 250 LMus Practical Instruction 1 6 Credits
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  • MUIN 251 L.Mus. Practical Instruction 2 6 Credits
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  • MUIN 252 L.Mus. Performance 1 Exam 4 Credits
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  • MUIN 350 LMus Practical Instruction 3 6 Credits
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  • MUIN 351 L.Mus. Practical Instruction 4 6 Credits
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  • MUIN 352 L.Mus. Performance 2 Exam 4 Credits
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  • MUIN 450 LMus Practical Instruction 5 4 Credits
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  • MUIN 451 L.Mus. Practical Instruction 6 4 Credits
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  • MUIN 452 L.Mus. Performance 3 Exam 8 Credits
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Diction (9 credits)

  • MUPG 209 Introduction to Lyric Diction 1 Credits
      Offered in the:
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  • MUPG 210 Italian Diction 2 Credits
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  • MUPG 211 French Diction 2 Credits
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  • MUPG 212 English Diction 2 Credits
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  • MUPG 213 German Diction 2 Credits
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Musicianship (10 credits)

  • MUSP 140 Musicianship Training 1 2 Credits
      Offered in the:
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  • MUSP 141 Musicianship Training 2 2 Credits
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  • MUSP 170 Musicianship (Keyboard) 1 1 Credits
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  • MUSP 171 Musicianship (Keyboard) 2 1 Credits
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  • MUSP 240 Musicianship Training 3 2 Credits
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  • MUSP 241 Musicianship Training 4 2 Credits
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Music History (6 credits)

  • MUHL 186 Western Musical Traditions 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
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  • MUHL 286 Critical Thinking About Music 3 Credits
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Music Theory (9 credits)

  • MUTH 150 Theory and Analysis 1 3 Credits
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  • MUTH 151 Theory and Analysis 2 3 Credits
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  • MUTH 250 Theory and Analysis 3 3 Credits
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Complementary courses (total: 23 credits)

Ensembles (MUEN xxx). 12 credits from:

  • MUEN 496 Opera Studio 2 Credits
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  • MUEN 554 Opera Excerpts 2 Credits
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  • MUEN 563 Jazz Vocal Workshop 2 Credits
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  • MUEN 572 Cappella Antica 2 Credits
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  • MUEN 578 Song Interpretation 1 1 Credits
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  • MUEN 579 Song Interpretation 2 1 Credits
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  • MUEN 580 Early Music Ensemble 1 Credits
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  • MUEN 587 Cappella McGill 2 Credits
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  • MUEN 593 Choral Ensembles 2 Credits
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  • MUEN 594 Contemporary Music Ensemble 2 Credits
      Offered in the:
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Performance. 9 credits from:

  • MUEN courses at the 400 or 500 level (maximum 4 credits)
  • MUIN 300 Voice Coaching 1 2 Credits
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  • MUIN 301 Voice Coaching 2 2 Credits
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  • MUPG 296 Acting for Voice 1 Credits
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  • MUPG 297 Movement for Voice 1 Credits
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  • MUPG 309 Advanced Diction 1 Credits
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  • MUPG 353 Song Repertoire Class 2 Credits
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  • MUPG 380 Oratorio Class 2 Credits
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  • MUPG 453 Contemporary Rep for Voice 2 Credits
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Musicianship (upper level - MUSP 3xx). 2 credits from:

  • MUSP 346 Post-Tonal Musicianship 2 Credits
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  • MUSP 353 Musicianship for Voice 2 Credits
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  • MUSP 354 Intro to Improv and Ornamen 2 Credits
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  • MUSP 381 Singing Renaissance Notation 2 Credits
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