Sibelius Academy orientation period

Note! The programme will be updated during the summer and changes are possible.
Venues that begin with letter M or letter S are located in the Music Centre, Töölönlahdenkatu 16 C
Venues that begin with letter N are located in Nervanderinkatu 13
Venues that begin with letter R are located in Pohjoinen Rautatiekatu 9

Presentations & instrctions

Note! Please refresh the page if the subject-specific pages do not open.

Instructions for using online tools in Artsi: https://artsi.uniarts.fi/en/ohjeita-jarjestelmien-kayttoon

18.8. info sessions

  • Information concerning studies offered by the Department of Composition and Music Theory for master's students, info August 18
  • Studies in structural awareness of music at the bachelor’s level: info August 18

20.8. info sessions

Morning session 10-12

Afternoon session 14-16

  • Practical information for new students I (Eeva Lepo-Prunnila): slides
  • Practical information for new students II (Maria Wahlström): slides
  • Services for students (Sanna Viitanen): slides

 

Arts Management

No new students in 2020.

Global Music

TUESDAY 18.8.2020

13-14 First Meeting With The New Global Music Students

distance meeting via Zoom

WEDNESDAY 19.8.2020

9-12 or 13-16 English and Swedish placement tests / The Helsinki Music Centre (Musiikkitalo), classrooms S5101 (Mac computers), S5119 (PC computers) and Black Box hall (bring your own laptop and headphones)

It is recommended to take part if in the following situations:

  1. You are unsure about your English and Swedish skills. The placement tests will help you to determine whether you should take a brush up course before the actual English and Swedish courses

  2. Your English skills are very strong and you are planning to apply for an exemption of language studies with the portfolios. The English placement test is part of the English 1 portfolio.

The test is also available on Mon. 24 and Tue. 25 August 17-19 / Musiikkitalo, classroom S5119 (PC computers).

See more details about the language studies: https://sites.uniarts.fi/en/web/intro/sibelius-akatemia1

Target group: The tests are voluntary for bachelor's level students.

THURSDAY 20.8.2020 

10-12 SIBELIUS ACADEMY NEW STUDENTS VIRTUAL GET-TOGETHER

Link: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/62711924280

  • Welcome to study at the Sibelius Academy of Uniarts Helsinki (Deans, student union)
  • Music
  • Discussion and questions & answers

14-16 STUDENT SERVICES AND EVERYDAY STUDIES AT THE SIBELIUS ACADEMY (DISTANCE LECTURE)

LINK: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/62788075485 (In English)
LINK: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/64514097160 (In Finnish)

  • Learn what services are available for students
  • Learn about everyday studies: study counselling, registration for academic year and for courses, the individual study plan etc. 

FRIDAY 21.8.2020

Freshman day 21.8.2020 will be a remote event via Zoom, Friday 21th Aug, 12:00-15:00

The purpose of the day is to bring all the students from different academies together and get to know the University of the Arts a little bit better. We hope that the day will spark your thinking and create connections that expand your artistic horizons during your studies.
 
You can join the event via the link below:
Join Zoom Meeting
https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/69345565110

password: welcome

Link opens 30 minutes before the event (11:30 a.m.), so you can test the connection.

Student Union's Orientation Day after event 21.8.2020

The program of the after event will be updated on this page later.

 

MONDAY 24.8.2020

10:00-10:45 PSP - meetings (individual study plan)

11:00-11:45 PSP - meetings

13:00-13:45 PSP - meetings

14:00-14:45 PSP - meetings

15:00-15:45 PSP - meetings

15.15-16.00 Studies -related stress – study psychologist’s tips for new students by Outi Rämö

The lecture is held in ZOOM: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/66412225418

distance lecture, IN FINNISH

16.15-17.00 Studies -related stress – study psychologist’s tips for new students by Outi Rämö

The lecture is held in ZOOM: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/66412225418

distance lecture, IN ENGLISH

Target group: students taking the study unit S-Y1a-d ”Study planning” and anyone interested

17-19 English and Swedish placement tests / The Helsinki Music Centre (Musiikkitalo), classroom S5119 (PC computers)

Target group: The tests are voluntary for bachelor's level students, see description above.

TUESDAY 25.8.2020

10:00-10:45 PSP - meetings

11:00-11:45 PSP - meetings

13:00-13:45 PSP - meetings

14:00-14:45 PSP - meetings

15.15-16.45 Introduction to musician’s ergonomics by Eeva Hyytiäinen

The lecture is held in ZOOM: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/66412225418

distance lecture, IN FINNISH

17.00 -18.30 Introduction to musician’s ergonomics by Eeva Hyytiäinen

The lecture is held in ZOOM: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/66412225418

distance lecture, IN ENGLISH
 
Target group: students taking the study unit S-Y1a-d ”Study planning” and anyone interested

17-19 English and Swedish placement tests / The Helsinki Music Centre (Musiikkitalo), classroom S5119 (PC computers)

Target group: The tests are voluntary for bachelor's level students.

WEDNESDAY 26.8.2020

10:00-10:45 PSP - meetings

11:00-11:45 PSP - meetings

15.15-16.45 Preventing hearing injuries by Miikka Peltomaa

The lecture is held in ZOOM: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/66412225418

distance lecture, IN ENGLISH

17.00 -18.30 Preventing hearing injuries by Miikka Peltomaa

The lecture is held in ZOOM: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/66412225418

distance lecture, IN FINNISH

Target group: students taking the study unit S-Y1a-d ”Study planning” and anyone interested

THURSDAY 27.8.2020

12.00-13.00 Students' online services by Tuuli Kettunen and Tiina Vihavainen

  • You will learn how to use the students everyday network services: how to make facility bookings, how to register for courses, how to make your schedule and follow your credits you have earned.
  • The lecture guides through the usage of: Peppi, Weboodi, Study Guide, Time table -tool, TUUDO

The lecture is held in ZOOM: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/4586231102

distance lecture, IN ENGLISH


        15.15-18.15 Preventing injuries by planning practicing by Erja Joukamo-Ampuja

The lecture is held in ZOOM: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/66412225418

distance lecture, IN FINNISH

Target group: students taking the study unit S-Y1a-d ”Study planning” and anyone interested

FRIDAY 28.8.2020

10-11.30 Study Practicalities by Hanne Luostarinen

Zoom link: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/62808602181

distance connection via Zoom, IN ENGLISH

13-15 How to make an e-HOPS? by Hanne Luostarinen

Zoom link: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/62741137107

distance connection via Zoom, IN ENGLISH

19-20.30 New Global Students Hangout night

Zoom link:  https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/67097106682

MONDAY 31.8.2020

10-11 Uniarts library: Information retrieval (a visit to the library premises will be arranged later)

Zoom link: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/62592620049

distance lecture, IN ENGLISH

13-14 Uniarts library: Information retrieval (a visit to the library premises will be arranged later)

Zoom link: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/67061918095

distance lecture, IN FINNISH

15.15-18.15 Preventing injuries by planning practicing by Erja Joukamo-Ampuja

The lecture is held in ZOOM: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/66412225418

distance lecture, IN ENGLISH

WEDNESDAY 2.9.2020

17-18 Global Music Department's Gathering in Zoom (All students and Teachers)

THURSDAY 3.9.2020

Opening of Uniarts Helsinki’s 2020–2021 academic year

The opening ceremony will be held on Thursday, 3 September 2020, at 15:00–18:00 outside the Helsinki Music Centre. You can watch a live stream of the ceremony via the media wall of the Helsinki Music Centre in the outdoor audience area or on Uniarts Helsinki’s YouTube channel.

The first-ever Taidepiste event will take place after the opening ceremony at 16:30–18:00.

Please note that the ongoing coronavirus situation may cause changes to the opening ceremony.

Programme

15:00–15:30
Media wall of the Helsinki Music Centre

Opening music

Speech
Rector Jari Perkiömäki

Speech by a governmental guest speaker
Director of the Division for Science Policy Erja Heikkinen from the Ministry of Education and Culture

Speech by a representative of the City of Helsinki
Deputy Mayor Nasima Razmyar

Speech by special guest
opera singer Topi Lehtipuu

Closing music
Kadi Vija Trio

15:30–16:30

We will follow the progress of the coronavirus epidemic and publish possible information on the artistic portion of the ceremony later in August.

16:30–18:00
Main Foyer (limited seating available) and media wall of the Helsinki Music Centre

Taidepiste: Radical songs – how does music fuel revolutionary dreams?

Paleface & Laulava Unioni, music history researcher Saijaleena Rantanen and music journalist Amanda Kauranne take the stage.

We will limit the number of guests in the Main Foyer so that the Taidepiste audience members can maintain a safe distance to each other. It is also possible to watch the Taidepiste event outdoors via a broadcast on the media wall of the Helsinki Music Centre.

19-20 Opening of the Global Music Department

The meeting will take place in the Lower Foyer at M-building (=Musiikkitalon Alalämpiö)

20.00 ALL GLOBAL STUDENTS OUTDOOR PARTY

place TBA

THURSDAY 10.9.2020

12.30-14.30 Lunch together & University facilities tour

place and time TBC

 

Jazz

 

WEDNESDAY 19.8.2020

12.30 - 14.30 Meeting with new students of jazz department and department staff , via remote connection. You will get the invitation link later.

 

THURSDAY 20.8.2020

10-12 SIBELIUS ACADEMY NEW STUDENTS VIRTUAL GET-TOGETHER

Link: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/62711924280

  • Welcome to study at the Sibelius Academy of Uniarts Helsinki (Deans, student union)
  • Music
  • Discussion and questions & answers

14-16 STUDENT SERVICES AND EVERYDAY STUDIES AT THE SIBELIUS ACADEMY (DISTANCE LECTURE)

LINK: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/62788075485 (In English)

  • Learn what services are available for students
  • Learn about everyday studies: study counselling, registration for academic year and for courses, the individual study plan etc. 
Target group: all new students

FRIDAY 21.8.2020

Freshman day for all new students of Uniarts Helsinki

MONDAY 24.8.2020

9.00 - 10.30 Jazz theory placement test

11.00 - 12.00 Jazz ear training test, transcription by ear

12.00 - Jazz ear training test, singing (individual)

All tests via remote connection!

16.15-17.00 Studies -related stress – study psychologist’s tips for new students (in English) / The study psychologist Outi Rämö / distance lecture

The lecture is held in ZOOM: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/66412225418

Target group: students taking the study unit S-Y1a-d ”Study planning” and anyone interested

17-19 English placement test / The Helsinki Music Centre (Musiikkitalo), classroom S5119 (PC computers) YOU CAN DO THIS LATER!

Target group: A) The test is compulsory for those students who demonstrated their English language skills in an interview carried out by the Sibelius Academy during the admissions. B) The test is voluntary for other bachelor's level students.

TUESDAY 25.8.2020

17.00 -18.30 Introduction to musician’s ergonomics / Eeva Hyytiäinen , (in English) / distance lecture

The lecture is held in ZOOM: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/66412225418

Target group: students taking the study unit S-Y1a-d ”Study planning” and anyone interested

17-19 English placement test / The Helsinki Music Centre (Musiikkitalo), classroom S5119 (PC computers)

Target group: A) The test is compulsory for those students who demonstrated their English language skills in an interview carried out by the Sibelius Academy during the admissions. B) The test is voluntary for other bachelor's level students.

WEDNESDAY 26.8.2020

15.15-16.45 Preventing hearing injuries / Miikka Peltomaa (in English) / distance lecture

The lecture is held in ZOOM: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/66412225418

Target group: students taking the study unit S-Y1a-d ”Study planning” and anyone interested

THURSDAY 27.8.2020

9.00 - 10.00 Student’s everyday network services / Zoom

  • You will learn how to use the students everyday network services: how to make facility bookings, how to register for courses, how to make your schedule and follow your credits you have earned. 
  • Zoom-linkki: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/4586231102
Target group: all new students

 

MONDAY 31.8.2020

10-11 Uniarts library: Information retrieval / distance training in Zoom (a visit to the library premises will be arranged later)

Link: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/62592620049

15.15-18.15 Preventing injuries by planning practicing / Erja Joukamo-Ampuja (in English) / distance lecture

The lecture is held in ZOOM: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/66412225418

Target group: students taking the study unit S-Y1a-d ”Study planning” and anyone interested

THURSDAY 3.9.2020

Uniarts Helsinki opening ceremonies

Strings

THURSDAY 13.8.2020 

Meetings with student tutors. More information later.

12.00-13.30 Department of strings and chamber music: New students' get-together N-K55

14.30-15.30 Student’s everyday network services / ZOOM:

https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/4586231102

  • You will learn how to use the students everyday network services: how to make facility bookings, how to register for courses, how to make your schedule and follow your credits you have earned.

FRIDAY 14.8.2020 and SATURDAY 15.8.2020

New students of Department of strings and chamber music at Kallio-Kuninkala (The Sibelius Academy Music Centre in Järvenpää) together with new students of Winds, percussion and harp and Department of conducting and orchestral and choral activities.

Departure (a chartered bus) on Friday 14.8. at 9.00 from Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma, Mannerheiminaukio 2. Return to the same place on Saturday 15.8. about 17.00.

Detailed programme and additional information will be given later.

www.kuninkala.fi 

MONDAY 17.8.2020

Individual study counseling by department´s study coordinator Lea Kekkonen. Schedule TBA

TUESDAY 18.8.2020

Individual study counseling by department´s study coordinator Lea Kekkonen. Schedule TBA

9-10 Information concerning studies offered by the Department of Composition and Music Theory (for example composition, structural awareness of music, music history and instrumentation). Distance lecture https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/64394433103 / bilingual

Target group: Master’s students who are interested in studying composition and music theory 

12.30-14 Studies in structural awareness of music at the bachelor’s level: groups, credit transfer etc. Distance lecture in Zoom: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/68931381244 / bilingual

Target group: all bachelor level students

WEDNESDAY 19.8.2020

Individual study counseling by department´s study coordinator Lea Kekkonen. Schedule TBA

9-12 or 13-16 English placement test / The Helsinki Music Centre (Musiikkitalo), classrooms S5101 (Mac computers), S5119 (PC computers) and Black Box hall (bring your own laptop and headphones)

It is recommended to take part if in the following situations:

  1. You are unsure about your English skills. The placement tests will help you to determine whether you should take a brush up course before the actual English courses.

  2. Your English skills are very strong and you are planning to apply for an exemption of language studies with the portfolios. The English placement test is part of the English 1 portfolio.

Test is also available on Mon. 24 and Tue. 25 August 17-19 / Musiikkitalo, classroom S5119 (PC computers)

Target group: A) The test is compulsory for those students who demonstrated their English language skills in an interview carried out by the Sibelius Academy during the admissions. B) The test is voluntary for other bachelor's level students.

General music skills placement tests, preliminary schedule:

between 9-11am -- Aural skills placement, oral part (only if you apply for credit transfer)
between 11am-2 pm -- Applied analytical skills placement for everyone (online test, will be sent by email)
between 12.30-3pm -- Aural skills placement, written part (only for credit transfer; small groups)

Target group: Only bachelor’s level students

THURSDAY 20.8.2020 

10-12 SIBELIUS ACADEMY NEW STUDENTS VIRTUAL GET-TOGETHER

Link: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/62711924280

  • Welcome to study at the Sibelius Academy of Uniarts Helsinki (Deans, student union)
  • Music
  • Discussion and questions & answers

14-16 STUDENT SERVICES AND EVERYDAY STUDIES AT THE SIBELIUS ACADEMY (DISTANCE LECTURE)

LINK: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/62788075485 (In English)

  • Learn what services are available for students
  • Learn about everyday studies: study counselling, registration for academic year and for courses, the individual study plan etc. 

FRIDAY 21.8.2020

Freshman day for all new students of Uniarts Helsinki

MONDAY 24.8.2020

9-13 Remedial studies in structural awareness of classical music

Targer group: Bachelor's level students assigned on the basis of general music skills placement tests.

16.15-17.00 Studies -related stress – study psychologist’s tips for new students (in English) / The study psychologist Outi Rämö / distance lecture

The lecture is held in ZOOM: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/66412225418

Target group: students taking the study unit S-Y1a-d ”Study planning” and anyone interested

17-19 English placement test / The Helsinki Music Centre (Musiikkitalo), classroom S5119 (PC computers)

Target group: A) The test is compulsory for those students who demonstrated their English language skills in an interview carried out by the Sibelius Academy during the admissions B) The test is voluntary for other bachelor's level students.

TUESDAY 25.8.2020

9-13 Remedial studies in structural awareness of classical music

Targer group: Bachelor's level students assigned on the basis of general music skills placement tests.

17.00 -18.30 Introduction to musician’s ergonomics / Eeva Hyytiäinen, (in English) / distance lecture

The lecture is held in ZOOM: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/66412225418

Target group: students taking the study unit S-Y1a-d ”Study planning” and anyone interested

17-19 English placement test / The Helsinki Music Centre (Musiikkitalo), classroom S5119 (PC computers)

Target group: A) The test is compulsory for those students who demonstrated their English language skills in an interview carried out by the Sibelius Academy during the admissions. B) The test is voluntary for other bachelor's level students.

WEDNESDAY 26.8.2020

9-13 Remedial studies in structural awareness of classical music 

Targer group: Bachelor's level students assigned on the basis of general music skills placement tests.

15.15-16.45 Preventing hearing injuries / Miikka Peltomaa (in English) / distance lecture

The lecture is held in ZOOM: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/66412225418

Target group: students taking the study unit S-Y1a-d ”Study planning” and anyone interested

THURSDAY 27.8.2020

9-13 Remedial studies in structural awareness of classical music

Targer group: Bachelor's level students assigned on the basis of general music skills placement tests.

FRIDAY 28.8.2020

9-13 Remedial studies in structural awareness of classical music 

Targer group: Bachelor's level students assigned on the basis of general music skills placement tests.

MONDAY 31.8.2020

10-11 Uniarts library: Information retrieval / distance training in Zoom (a visit to the library premises will be arranged later)

Link: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/62592620049

15.15-18.15 Preventing injuries by planning practicing / Erja Joukamo-Ampuja (in English) / distance lecture

The lecture is held in ZOOM: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/66412225418

Target group: students taking the study unit S-Y1a-d ”Study planning” and anyone interested

18.00- Orchestra info 1 (in Finnish), distance lecture in Zoom

All students enrolled in orchestra studies for the academic year 2020-21 must be present one of these meetings! This is a chance to get all necessary information about orchestra studies.

Link: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/66456849791

  • Participate in the info either on Monday 31 August or Tuesday 1 September. Both events have the same contents.
Target group: Compulsory for all orchestra instrument students. Interested pianists are also welcome to participate.

TUESDAY 1.9.2020

18.00- Orchestra info 2 (in English), distance lecture in Zoom

All students enrolled in orchestra studies for the academic year 2020-21 must be present one of these meetings! This is a chance to get all necessary information about orchestra studies.

Link: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/68177022104

  • Participate in the info either on Monday 31 August (in Finnish) or Tuesday 1 September (in English). Both events have the same contents.
Target group: Compulsory for all the players of orchestra instruments. Pianists who are interested in orchestra piano can also participate.

THURSDAY 3.9.2020

Uniarts Helsinki opening ceremonies

MONDAY 7.9.2020

CANCELLED! 18.00- Chamber music info for new students / Chamber music info, Black box
Please read the new information concerning the enrollment for chamber music studies in Artsi Chamber Music site; https://artsi.uniarts.fi/fi/web/orkesteri-kamarimusiikki-ja-johtamisaineet/kamarimusiikki.
 

TUESDAY 22.9.2020

CANCELLED! 19.00- A meeting between chamber music groups and teachers / N Building (Nervanderinkatu 13) of the Sibelius Academy. Meeting point in the ground floor lobby.
Folk Music

THE SCHEDULE WILL BE UPDATED DURING THE SUMMER

THURSDAY 13.8.2020 

Student’s everyday network services / Zoom

  • You will learn how to use the students everyday network services: how to make facility bookings, how to register for courses, how to make your schedule and follow your credits you have earned. 
  • There are numerous training sessions between Thursday August 13th and 28th. You will get an invitation to the one designed for your department’s new students.  
Target group: all new students

TUESDAY 18.8.2020

9-10 Information concerning studies offered by the Department of Composition and Music Theory (for example composition, structural awareness of music, music history and instrumentation).  Distance lecture https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/64394433103 / bilingual

Target group: Master’s students who are interested in studying composition and music theory 

WEDNESDAY 19.8.2020

9-12 or 13-16 English placement test / The Helsinki Music Centre (Musiikkitalo), classrooms S5101 (Mac computers), S5119 (PC computers) and Black Box hall (bring your own laptop and headphones)

It is recommended to take part if in the following situations:

  1. You are unsure about your English skills. The placement tests will help you to determine whether you should take a brush up course before the actual English courses.

  2. Your English skills are very strong and you are planning to apply for an exemption of language studies with the portfolios. The English placement test is part of the English 1 portfolio.

The test is also available on Mon. 24 and Tue. 25 August 17-19 / Musiikkitalo, classroom S5119 (PC computers)

Target group: A) The test is compulsory for those students who demonstrated their English language skills in an interview carried out by the Sibelius Academy during the admissions. B) The test is voluntary for other bachelor's level students.

THURSDAY 20.8.2020 

10-12 SIBELIUS ACADEMY NEW STUDENTS VIRTUAL GET-TOGETHER

Link: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/62711924280

  • Welcome to study at the Sibelius Academy of Uniarts Helsinki (Deans, student union)
  • Music
  • Discussion and questions & answers

14-16 STUDENT SERVICES AND EVERYDAY STUDIES AT THE SIBELIUS ACADEMY (DISTANCE LECTURE)

LINK: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/62788075485 (In English)

  • Learn what services are available for students
  • Learn about everyday studies: study counselling, registration for academic year and for courses, the individual study plan etc. 

FRIDAY 21.8.2020

Freshman day for all new students of Uniarts Helsinki

MONDAY 24.8.2020

16.15-17.00 Studies -related stress – study psychologist’s tips for new students (in English) / The study psychologist Outi Rämö / distance lecture

The lecture is held in ZOOM: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/66412225418

Target group: students taking the study unit S-Y1a-d ”Study planning” and anyone interested

17-19 English placement test / The Helsinki Music Centre (Musiikkitalo), classroom S5119 (PC computers)

Target group: A) The test is compulsory for those students who demonstrated their English language skills in an interview carried out by the Sibelius Academy during the admissions. B) The test is voluntary for other bachelor's level students.

TUESDAY 25.8.2020

17.00 -18.30 Introduction to musician’s ergonomics / Eeva Hyytiäinen, (in English) / distance lecture

The lecture is held in ZOOM: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/66412225418

Target group: students taking the study unit S-Y1a-d ”Study planning” and anyone interested

17-19 English placement test / The Helsinki Music Centre (Musiikkitalo), classroom S5119 (PC computers)

Target group: A) The test is compulsory for those students who demonstrated their English language skills in an interview carried out by the Sibelius Academy during the admissions. B) The test is voluntary for other bachelor's level students.

WEDNESDAY 26.8.2020

15.15-16.45 Preventing hearing injuries / Miikka Peltomaa (in English) / distance lecture

The lecture is held in ZOOM: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/66412225418

Target group: students taking the study unit S-Y1a-d ”Study planning” and anyone interested

MONDAY 31.8.2020

10-11 Uniarts library: Information retrieval / distance training in Zoom (a visit to the library premises will be arranged later)

Link: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/62592620049

15.15-18.15 Preventing injuries by planning practicing / Erja Joukamo-Ampuja (in English) / distance lecture

The lecture is held in ZOOM: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/66412225418

Target group: students taking the study unit S-Y1a-d ”Study planning” and anyone interested

THURSDAY 3.9.2020

Uniarts Helsinki opening ceremonies

Church Music and Organ (Helsinki)

THE SCHEDULE WILL BE UPDATED DURING THE SUMMER

MONDAY 17.8.2020 

10.00-12.00 First meeting with departmet of Church music and organ. N-house outdoors

TUESDAY 18.8.2020

9.00-15.00 Individual study plan -discussions via ZOOM: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/63206670798

15.30-17.30 HOPS clinic. You can meet the planning officer online and get advices for planning your HOPS. (=personal study plan / PSP) ZOOM: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/63206670798

9.00-10.00 Information concerning studies offered by the Department of Composition and Music Theory (for example composition, structural awareness of music, music history and instrumentation).  Distance lecture https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/64394433103 / bilingual

Target group: Master’s students who are interested in studying composition and music theory 

12.30-14 Studies in structural awareness of music at the bachelor’s level: groups, credit transfer etc. Distance lecture in Zoom: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/68931381244 / bilingual

Target group: all bachelor level students

WEDNESDAY 19.8.2020

9.00-13.00 Individual study plan -discussions via ZOOM: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/63206670798

14.00-17.00 HOPS clinic. You can meet the planning officer online and get advices for planning your HOPS. (=personal study plan / PSP) ZOOM: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/63206670798

9-12 or 13-16 English placement test / The Helsinki Music Centre (Musiikkitalo), classrooms S5101 (Mac computers), S5119 (PC computers) and Black Box hall (bring your own laptop and headphones)

It is recommended to take part if in the following situations:

  1. You are unsure about your English skills. The placement tests will help you to determine whether you should take a brush up course before the actual English courses.

  2. Your English skills are very strong and you are planning to apply for an exemption of language studies with the portfolios. The English placement test is part of the English 1 portfolio.

The test is also available on Mon. 24 and Tue. 25 August 17-19 / Musiikkitalo, classroom S5119 (PC computers)

Target group: A) The test is compulsory for those students who demonstrated their English language skills in an interview carried out by the Sibelius Academy during the admissions. B) The test is voluntary for other bachelor's level students.

General music skills placement tests, preliminary schedule:

between 9-11am -- Aural skills placement, oral part (only if you apply for credit transfer)
between 11am-2 pm -- Applied analytical skills placement for everyone (online test, will be sent by email)
between 12.30-3pm -- Aural skills placement, written part (only for credit transfer; small groups)

Target group: Only bachelor’s level students

THURSDAY 20.8.2020 

10.00-12.00 SIBELIUS ACADEMY NEW STUDENTS VIRTUAL GET-TOGETHER

Link: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/62711924280

  • Welcome to study at the Sibelius Academy of Uniarts Helsinki (Deans, student union)
  • Music
  • Discussion and questions & answers

14.00-16.00 STUDENT SERVICES AND EVERYDAY STUDIES AT THE SIBELIUS ACADEMY (DISTANCE LECTURE)

LINK: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/62788075485 (In English)

  • Learn what services are available for students
  • Learn about everyday studies: study counselling, registration for academic year and for courses, the individual study plan etc. 

FRIDAY 21.8.2020

Freshman day for all new students of Uniarts Helsinki

MONDAY 24.8.2020

9.00-13.00 Remedial studies in structural awareness of classical music

The lecture is held in ZOOM: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/66412225418

Target group: Bachelor's level students assigned on the basis of general music skills placement tests.

16.15-17.00 Studies -related stress – study psychologist’s tips for new students (in English) / The study psychologist Outi Rämö / distance lecture

Target group: students taking the study unit S-Y1a-d ”Study planning” and anyone interested

17-19 English placement test / The Helsinki Music Centre (Musiikkitalo), classroom S5119 (PC computers)

Target group: A) The test is compulsory for those students who demonstrated their English language skills in an interview carried out by the Sibelius Academy during the admissions. B) The test is voluntary for other bachelor's level students.

TUESDAY 25.8.2020

9.00-13.00 Remedial studies in structural awareness of classical music

Targer group: Bachelor's level students assigned on the basis of general music skills placement tests.

17.00-18.30 Introduction to musician’s ergonomics / Eeva Hyytiäinen, (in English) / distance lecture

The lecture is held in ZOOM: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/66412225418

Target group: students taking the study unit S-Y1a-d ”Study planning” and anyone interested

17-19 English placement test / The Helsinki Music Centre (Musiikkitalo), classroom S5119 (PC computers)

Target group: A) The test is compulsory for those students who demonstrated their English language skills in an interview carried out by the Sibelius Academy during the admissions. B) The test is voluntary for other bachelor's level students.

WEDNESDAY 26.8.2020

9.00-13.00 Remedial studies in structural awareness of classical music

Target group: Bachelor's level students assigned on the basis of general music skills placement tests.

15.15-16.45 Preventing hearing injuries / Miikka Peltomaa (in English) / distance lecture

The lecture is held in ZOOM: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/66412225418

Target group: students taking the study unit S-Y1a-d ”Study planning” and anyone interested

THURSDAY 27.8.2020

9.00-13.00 Remedial studies in structural awareness of classical music

Target group: Bachelor's level students assigned on the basis of general music skills placement tests.

12.00-13.00 Student’s everyday network services / ZOOM https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/4586231102

  • You will learn how to use the students everyday network services: how to make facility bookings, how to register for courses, how to make your schedule and follow your credits you have earned. 

FRIDAY 28.8.2020

9.00-13.00 Remedial studies in structural awareness of classical music

Target group: Bachelor's level students assigned on the basis of general music skills placement tests.

MONDAY 31.8.2020

10-11 Uniarts library: Information retrieval / distance training in Zoom (a visit to the library premises will be arranged later)

Link: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/62592620049

15.15-18.15 Preventing injuries by planning practicing / Erja Joukamo-Ampuja (in English) / distance lecture

The lecture is held in ZOOM: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/66412225418

Target group: students taking the study unit S-Y1a-d ”Study planning” and anyone interested

18.00- Orchestra info 1 (in Finnish), distance lecture in Zoom

All students enrolled in orchestra studies for the academic year 2020-21 must be present one of these meetings! This is a chance to get all necessary information about orchestra studies.

Link: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/66456849791

  • Participate in the info either on Monday 31 August or Tuesday 1 September. Both events have the same contents.
Target group: Compulsory for all orchestra instrument students. Interested pianists are also welcome to participate.

TUESDAY 1.9.2020

18.00- Orchestra info 2 (in English), distance lecture in Zoom

All students enrolled in orchestra studies for the academic year 2020-21 must be present one of these meetings! This is a chance to get all necessary information about orchestra studies.

Link: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/68177022104

  • Participate in the info either on Monday 31 August (in Finnish) or Tuesday 1 September (in English). Both events have the same contents.
Target group: Compulsory for all the players of orchestra instruments. Pianists who are interested in orchestra piano can also participate.

THURSDAY 3.9.2020

Uniarts Helsinki opening ceremonies

MONDAY 7.9.2020

18.00- Chamber music info for new students / Note! CANCELLED!

Please read the new information concerning the enrollment for chamber music studies in Artsi Chamber Music site; https://artsi.uniarts.fi/fi/web/orkesteri-kamarimusiikki-ja-johtamisaineet/kamarimusiikki.

TUESDAY 22.9.2020

19.00- A meeting between chamber music groups and teachers / Note! CANCELLED!

Kirkkomusiikki (Kuopio)

The programme is in Finnish

Vocal Arts, Opera, and Opera Coaching

THE SCHEDULE WILL BE UPDATED DURING THE SUMMER

MONDAY 17.8.2020

Morning coffee and getting to know each other, by vocal music department's student tutor Sakari Topi (sakari.topi(at)uniarts.fi) at 10-10.30 (Music Centre main foyer café)

"Welcome to the vocal music department!" at 10.30-11.30 (meeting room M-S3101)

Guided tour in SibA premises by tutor Sakari. Lunch together with Sakari. Free schedule.

TUESDAY 18.8.2020

Option: Individual study counseling by vocal music department's coordinator. Let's fix the time on Monday 17.8.

9-10 Information concerning studies offered by the Department of Composition and Music Theory (for example composition, structural awareness of music, music history and instrumentation). Distance lecture https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/64394433103

Target group: Master’s students who are interested in studying composition and music theory

WEDNESDAY 19.8.2020

Option: Individual study counseling by vocal music department's coordinator. Let's fix the time on Monday 17.8.

 

THURSDAY 20.8.2020 

 

10-12 SIBELIUS ACADEMY NEW STUDENTS VIRTUAL GET-TOGETHER

Link: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/62711924280
-    Welcome to study at the Sibelius Academy of Uniarts Helsinki (Deans, student union)
-    Music
-    Discussion and questions & answers

14-16 STUDENT SERVICES AND EVERYDAY STUDIES AT THE SIBELIUS ACADEMY (DISTANCE LECTURE)

LINK: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/62788075485 (In English)
-   Learn what services are available for students
-   Learn about everyday studies: study councelling, registration for academic year and for courses, the individual study plan etc. 

FRIDAY 21.8.2020

Freshman day for all new students of Uniarts Helsinki

MONDAY 24.8.2020

16.15-17.00 Studies -related stress – study psychologist’s tips for new students (in English) / The study psychologist Outi Rämö / distance lecture

The lecture is held in ZOOM: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/66412225418

Target group: students taking the study unit S-Y1a-d ”Study planning” and anyone interested

 

TUESDAY 25.8.2020

 

17.00 -18.30 Introduction to musician’s ergonomics / Eeva Hyytiäinen, (in English) / distance lecture

The lecture is held in ZOOM: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/66412225418

Target group: students taking the study unit S-Y1a-d ”Study planning” and anyone interested

 

WEDNESDAY 26.8.2020

 

15.15-16.45 Preventing hearing injuries / Miikka Peltomaa (in English) / distance lecture

The lecture is held in ZOOM: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/66412225418

Target group: students taking the study unit S-Y1a-d ”Study planning” and anyone interested

THURSDAY 27.8.2020

9-10 Student’s everyday network services / Zoom

  • You will learn how to use the students everyday network services: how to make facility bookings, how to register for courses, how to make your schedule and follow your credits you have earned. 
  • Zoom link: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/4586231102
Target group: all new students

FRIDAY 28.8.2020

 

MONDAY 31.8.2020

10-11 Uniarts library: Information retrieval / distance training in Zoom (a visit to the library premises will be arranged later)

Link: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/62592620049

15.15-18.15 Preventing injuries by planning practicing / Erja Joukamo-Ampuja (English) / distance lecture

The lecture is held in ZOOM: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/66412225418

Target group: students taking the study unit S-Y1a-d ”Study planning” and anyone interested

 

TUESDAY 1.9.2020

 

 

THURSDAY 3.9.2020

 

Uniarts Helsinki opening ceremonies

MONDAY 7.9.2020

18.00- Chamber music info for new students / Chamber music info, Black box

TUESDAY 22.9.2020

19.00- A meeting between chamber music groups and teachers / N Building (Nervanderinkatu 13) of the Sibelius Academy. Meeting point in the ground floor lobby.

Music Education

Tuition in the programme is given in Finnish/Swedish only.

Music Technology

No new students in 2020.

Conducting

THE SCHEDULE WILL BE UPDATED DURING THE SUMMER

THURSDAY 13.8.2020 

Date and time tbc: Student’s everyday network services / Zoom

  • You will learn how to use the students everyday network services: how to make facility bookings, how to register for courses, how to make your schedule and follow your credits you have earned. 
  • There are numerous training sessions between Thursday August 13th and 28th. You will get an invitation to the one designed for your department’s new students.  
Target group: all new students

TUESDAY 18.8.2020

9-10 Information concerning studies offered by the Department of Composition and Music Theory (for example composition, structural awareness of music, music history and instrumentation). Distance lecture https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/64394433103

Target group: Master’s students who are interested in studying composition and music theory 

12.30-14 Studies in structural awareness of music at the bachelor’s level: groups, credit transfer etc. Distance lecture in Zoom: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/68931381244

WEDNESDAY 19.8.2020

9-12 or 13-16 English placement test / The Helsinki Music Centre (Musiikkitalo), classrooms S5101 (Mac computers), S5119 (PC computers) and Black Box hall (bring your own laptop and headphones)

It is recommended to take part if in the following situations:

  1. You are unsure about your English skills. The placement tests will help you to determine whether you should take a brush up course before the actual English courses.

  2. Your English skills are very strong and you are planning to apply for an exemption of language studies with the portfolios. The English placement test is part of the English 1 portfolio.

The test is also available on Mon. 24 and Tue. 25 August 17-19 / Musiikkitalo, classroom S5119 (PC computers)

Target group: A) The test is compulsory for those students who demonstrated their English language skills in an interview carried out by the Sibelius Academy during the admissions. B) The test is voluntary for other bachelor's level students.

General music skills placement tests, preliminary schedule:

between 9-11am -- Aural skills placement, oral part (only if you apply for credit transfer)
between 11am-2 pm -- Applied analytical skills placement for everyone (you will be divided in groups)
between 12.30-3pm -- Aural skills placement, written part (only for credit transfer; small groups)

Target group: Only bachelor’s level students

THURSDAY 20.8.2020 

10-12 SIBELIUS ACADEMY NEW STUDENTS VIRTUAL GET-TOGETHER

Link: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/62711924280

  • Welcome to study at the Sibelius Academy of Uniarts Helsinki (Deans, student union)
  • Music
  • Discussion and questions & answers

14-16 STUDENT SERVICES AND EVERYDAY STUDIES AT THE SIBELIUS ACADEMY (DISTANCE LECTURE)

LINK: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/62788075485 (In English)

  • Learn what services are available for students
  • Learn about everyday studies: study counseling, registration for academic year and for courses, the individual study plan etc. 

FRIDAY 21.8.2020

Freshman day for all new students of Uniarts Helsinki

MONDAY 24.8.2020

9-13 Remedial studies in structural awareness of classical music 

Targer group: Bachelor's level students assigned on the basis of general music skills placement tests.

16.15-17.00 Studies -related stress – study psychologist’s tips for new students (in English) / The study psychologist Outi Rämö / distance lecture

The lecture is held in ZOOM: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/66412225418

Target group: students taking the study unit S-Y1a-d ”Study planning” and anyone interested

17-19 English placement test / The Helsinki Music Centre (Musiikkitalo), classroom S5119 (PC computers)

Target group: A) The test is compulsory for those students who demonstrated their English language skills in an interview carried out by the Sibelius Academy during the admissions. B) The test is voluntary for other bachelor's level students.

TUESDAY 25.8.2020

9-13 Remedial studies in structural awareness of classical music

Targer group: Bachelor's level students assigned on the basis of general music skills placement tests.

17.00 -18.30 Introduction to musician’s ergonomics / Eeva Hyytiäinen, (in English) / distance lecture

The lecture is held in ZOOM: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/66412225418

Target group: students taking the study unit S-Y1a-d ”Study planning” and anyone interested

17-19 English placement test / The Helsinki Music Centre (Musiikkitalo), classroom S5119 (PC computers)

Target group: A) The test is compulsory for those students who demonstrated their English language skills in an interview carried out by the Sibelius Academy during the admissions. B) The test is voluntary for other bachelor's level students.

WEDNESDAY 26.8.2020

9-13 Remedial studies in structural awareness of classical music 

Targer group: Bachelor's level students assigned on the basis of general music skills placement tests.

15.15-16.45 Preventing hearing injuries / Miikka Peltomaa (in English) / distance lecture

The lecture is held in ZOOM: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/66412225418

Target group: students taking the study unit S-Y1a-d ”Study planning” and anyone interested

THURSDAY 27.8.2020

9-13 Remedial studies in structural awareness of classical music

Targer group: Bachelor's level students assigned on the basis of general music skills placement tests.

FRIDAY 28.8.2020

9-13 Remedial studies in structural awareness of classical music 

Targer group: Bachelor's level students assigned on the basis of general music skills placement tests.

MONDAY 31.8.2020

10-11 Uniarts library: Information retrieval / distance training in Zoom (a visit to the library premises will be arranged later)

Link: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/62592620049

15.15-18.15 Preventing injuries by planning practicing / Erja Joukamo-Ampuja (in English) / distance lecture

The lecture is held in ZOOM: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/66412225418

Target group: students taking the study unit S-Y1a-d ”Study planning” and anyone interested

THURSDAY 3.9.2020

Uniarts Helsinki opening ceremonies

Piano, Accordion, Guitar, and Kantele

 

THURSDAY 13.8.2020 

The orientation period begins!

14.30-15.30 Student’s everyday network services (in English) / Zoom

  • You will learn how to use the students everyday network services: how to make facility bookings, how to register for courses, how to make your schedule and follow your credits you have earned.
Target group: all new students

TUESDAY 18.8.2020

9-10 Information concerning studies offered by the Department of Composition and Music Theory (for example composition, structural awareness of music, music history and instrumentation). Distance lecture https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/64394433103

Target group: Master’s students who are interested in studying composition and music theory 

12.30-14 Studies in structural awareness of music at the bachelor’s level: groups, credit transfer etc. Distance lecture in Zoom: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/68931381244

WEDNESDAY 19.8.2020

9-12 or 13-16 English placement test / The Helsinki Music Centre (Musiikkitalo), classrooms S5101 (Mac computers), S5119 (PC computers) and Black Box hall (bring your own laptop and headphones)

It is recommended to take part if in the following situations:

  1. You are unsure about your English skills. The placement tests will help you to determine whether you should take a brush up course before the actual English courses.

  2. Your English skills are very strong and you are planning to apply for an exemption of language studies with the portfolios. The English placement test is part of the English 1 portfolio.

The test is also available on Mon. 24 and Tue. 25 August 17-19 / Musiikkitalo, classroom S5119 (PC computers)

Target group: A) The test is compulsory for those students who demonstrated their English language skills in an interview carried out by the Sibelius Academy during the admissions. B) The test is voluntary for other bachelor's level students.

General music skills placement tests, preliminary schedule:

between 9-11am -- Aural skills placement, oral part (only if you apply for credit transfer)
between 11am-2 pm -- Applied analytical skills placement for everyone (online test, will be sent by email)
between 12.30-3pm -- Aural skills placement, written part (only for credit transfer; small groups)

Target group: Only bachelor’s level students

THURSDAY 20.8.2020 

10-12 SIBELIUS ACADEMY NEW STUDENTS VIRTUAL GET-TOGETHER

Linkki: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/62711924280

  • Welcome to study at the Sibelius Academy of Uniarts Helsinki (Deans, student union)
  • Music
  • Discussion and questions & answers

14-16 STUDENT SERVICES AND EVERYDAY STUDIES AT THE SIBELIUS ACADEMY (DISTANCE LECTURE)

LINK: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/62788075485 (In English)

  • Learn what services are available for students
  • Learn about everyday studies: study counselling, registration for academic year and for courses, the individual study plan etc. 

FRIDAY 21.8.2020

Freshman day for all new students of Uniarts Helsinki

MONDAY 24.8.2020

9-13 Remedial studies in structural awareness of classical music 

Targer group: Bachelor's level students assigned on the basis of general music skills placement tests.

16.15-17.00 Studies -related stress – study psychologist’s tips for new students (in English) / The study psychologist Outi Rämö / distance lecture

The lecture is held in ZOOM: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/66412225418

Target group: students taking the study unit S-Y1a-d ”Study planning” and anyone interested

17-19 English placement test / The Helsinki Music Centre (Musiikkitalo), classroom S5119 (PC computers)

Target group: A) The test is compulsory for those students who demonstrated their English language skills in an interview carried out by the Sibelius Academy during the admissions. B) The test is voluntary for other bachelor's level students.

TUESDAY 25.8.2020

9-13 Remedial studies in structural awareness of classical music

Targer group: Bachelor's level students assigned on the basis of general music skills placement tests.

17.00 -18.30 Introduction to musician’s ergonomics / Eeva Hyytiäinen, (in English) / distance lecture

The lecture is held in ZOOM: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/66412225418

Target group: students taking the study unit S-Y1a-d ”Study planning” and anyone interested

17-19 English placement test / The Helsinki Music Centre (Musiikkitalo), classroom S5119 (PC computers)

Target group: A) The test is compulsory for those students who demonstrated their English language skills in an interview carried out by the Sibelius Academy during the admissions. B) The test is voluntary for other bachelor's level students.

WEDNESDAY 26.8.2020

9-13 Remedial studies in structural awareness of classical music

Targer group: Bachelor's level students assigned on the basis of general music skills placement tests.

15.15-16.45 Preventing hearing injuries / Miikka Peltomaa (English) / distance lecture

The lecture is held in ZOOM: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/66412225418

Target group: students taking the study unit S-Y1a-d ”Study planning” and anyone interested

THURSDAY 27.8.2020

9-13 Remedial studies in structural awareness of classical music

Targer group: Bachelor's level students assigned on the basis of general music skills placement tests.

FRIDAY 28.8.2020

9-13 Remedial studies in structural awareness of classical music 

Targer group: Bachelor's level students assigned on the basis of general music skills placement tests.

MONDAY 31.8.2020

10-11 Uniarts library: Information retrieval / distance training in Zoom (a visit to the library premises will be arranged later)

Link: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/62592620049

15.15-18.15 Preventing injuries by planning practicing / Erja Joukamo-Ampuja (English) / distance lecture

The lecture is held in ZOOM: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/66412225418

Target group: students taking the study unit S-Y1a-d ”Study planning” and anyone interested

18.00- Orchestra info 1 (in Finnish), distance lecture in Zoom

All students enrolled in orchestra studies for the academic year 2020-21 must be present one of these meetings! This is a chance to get all necessary information about orchestra studies.

Link: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/66456849791

  • Participate in the info either on Monday 31 August or Tuesday 1 September. Both events have the same contents.
Target group: Compulsory for all orchestra instrument students. Interested pianists are also welcome to participate.

TUESDAY 1.9.2020

18.00- Orchestra info 2 (in English), distance lecture in Zoom

All students enrolled in orchestra studies for the academic year 2020-21 must be present one of these meetings! This is a chance to get all necessary information about orchestra studies.

Link: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/68177022104

  • Participate in the info either on Monday 31 August (in Finnish) or Tuesday 1 September (in English). Both events have the same contents.
Target group: Compulsory for all the players of orchestra instruments. Pianists who are interested in orchestra piano can also participate.

THURSDAY 3.9.2020

Uniarts Helsinki opening ceremonies

MONDAY 7.9.2020

18.00- Chamber music info for new students / Note! CANCELLED!

Please read the new information concerning the enrollment for chamber music studies in Artsi Chamber Music site; https://artsi.uniarts.fi/fi/web/orkesteri-kamarimusiikki-ja-johtamisaineet/kamarimusiikki.

TUESDAY 22.9.2020

19.00- A meeting between chamber music groups and teachers / Note! CANCELLED!

Wind instruments, Percussion, and Harp

THE SCHEDULE WILL BE UPDATED DURING THE SUMMER

THURSDAY 13.8.2020 

11.00- Get-together of the new students of the department of Wind instruments, Percussion and Harp

N.B.! DISTANCE MEETING VIA ZOOM, link will be sent to participants by e-mail.

  • Meeting with the head of department, study coordinator, responsible students and student tutors

FRIDAY 14.8.2020 and SATURDAY 15.8.2020

New students of Department of wind instruments, percussion and harp at Kallio-Kuninkala (The Sibelius Academy Music Centre in Järvenpää) together with new students of strings and conducting.

Departure (a chartered bus) on Friday 14.8. at 9.00 from Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma, Mannerheiminaukio 2. Return to the same place on Saturday 15.8. about 17.00.

Detailed programme and additional information will be given later.

www.kuninkala.fi 

MONDAY 17.8.2020

13-14: Student’s everyday network services / Zoom (IN ENGLISH)

  • You will learn how to use the students everyday network services: how to make facility bookings, how to register for courses, how to make your schedule and follow your credits you have earned.
  • Please activate your Uniarts ID and password before the Zoom session!
  • Target group: all new students

PSP (Personal study plan) meetings with study coordinator Veera Hiltunen (Zoom) from this day onward. Individual meetings will be scheduled later.

TUESDAY 18.8.2020

9-10 (time tbc) Information concerning studies offered by the Department of Composition and Music Theory (for example composition, structural awareness of music, music history and instrumentation). Distance lecture https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/64394433103

Target group: Master’s students who are interested in studying composition and music theory 

12.30-14 (time tbc) Studies in structural awareness of music at the bachelor’s level: groups, credit transfer etc. Distance lecture in Zoom: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/68931381244

WEDNESDAY 19.8.2020

9-12 or 13-16 English placement test / The Helsinki Music Centre (Musiikkitalo), classrooms S5101 (Mac computers), S5119 (PC computers) and Black Box hall (bring your own laptop and headphones)

It is recommended to take part if in the following situations:

  1. You are unsure about your English skills. The placement tests will help you to determine whether you should take a brush up course before the actual English courses.

  2. Your English skills are very strong and you are planning to apply for an exemption of language studies with the portfolios. The English placement test is part of the English 1 portfolio.

The test is also available on Mon. 24 and Tue. 25 August 17-19 / Musiikkitalo, classroom S5119 (PC computers)

Target group: A) The test is compulsory for those students who demonstrated their English language skills in an interview carried out by the Sibelius Academy during the admissions. B) The test is voluntary for other bachelor's level students.

General music skills placement tests, preliminary schedule:

between 9-11am -- Aural skills placement, oral part (only if you apply for credit transfer)
between 11am-2 pm -- Applied analytical skills placement for everyone (online test, will be sent by email)
between 12.30-3pm -- Aural skills placement, written part (only for credit transfer; small groups)

Target group: Only bachelor’s level students

THURSDAY 20.8.2020 

10-12 SIBELIUS ACADEMY NEW STUDENTS VIRTUAL GET-TOGETHER

Link: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/62711924280

  • Welcome to study at the Sibelius Academy of Uniarts Helsinki (Deans, student union)
  • Music
  • Discussion and questions & answers

14-16 STUDENT SERVICES AND EVERYDAY STUDIES AT THE SIBELIUS ACADEMY (DISTANCE LECTURE)

LINK: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/62788075485 (In English)

  • Learn what services are available for students
  • Learn about everyday studies: study counselling, registration for academic year and for courses, the individual study plan etc. 

FRIDAY 21.8.2020

Freshman day for all new students of Uniarts Helsinki

MONDAY 24.8.2020

9-13 Remedial studies in structural awareness of classical music 

Target group: Bachelor's level students assigned on the basis of general music skills placement tests.

16.15-17.00 Studies-related stress – study psychologist’s tips for new students (in English) / The study psychologist Outi Rämö / distance lecture

The lecture is held in ZOOM: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/66412225418

Compulsory for new students of the department of wind instruments, percussion and harp (Health of a musician module)

17-19 English placement test / The Helsinki Music Centre (Musiikkitalo), classroom S5119 (PC computers)

Target group: A) The test is compulsory for those students who demonstrated their language skills in English in the admissions process in an interview by the Sibelius Academy. B) The test is voluntary for other bachelor's level students.

TUESDAY 25.8.2020

9-13 Remedial studies in structural awareness of classical music

17.00 -18.30 Introduction to musician’s ergonomics / Eeva Hyytiäinen, (in English) / distance lecture

The lecture is held in ZOOM: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/66412225418

Compulsory for new students of the department of wind instruments, percussion and harp (Health of a musician module)

17-19 English placement test / The Helsinki Music Centre (Musiikkitalo), classroom S5119 (PC computers)

Target group: A) The test is compulsory for those students who demonstrated their language skills in English in the admissions process in an interview by the Sibelius Academy. B) The test is voluntary for other bachelor's level students.

WEDNESDAY 26.8.2020

9-13 Remedial studies in structural awareness of classical music 

15.15-16.45 Preventing hearing injuries / Miikka Peltomaa (in English) / distance lecture

The lecture is held in ZOOM: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/66412225418

Compulsory for new students of the department of wind instruments, percussion and harp (Health of a musician module)

THURSDAY 27.8.2020

9-13 Remedial studies in structural awareness of classical music

FRIDAY 28.8.2020

9-13 Remedial studies in structural awareness of classical music 

MONDAY 31.8.2020

10-11 Uniarts library: Information retrieval / distance training in Zoom (a visit to the library premises will be arranged later)

Link: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/62592620049

15.15-18.15 Preventing injuries by planning practicing / Erja Joukamo-Ampuja (in English) / distance lecture

The lecture is held in ZOOM: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/66412225418

Compulsory for new students of the department of wind instruments, percussion and harp (Health of a musician module)

18.00- Orchestra info 1 (in Finnish), distance lecture in Zoom

All students enrolled in orchestra studies for the academic year 2020-21 must be present one of these meetings! This is a chance to get all necessary information about orchestra studies.

Link: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/66456849791

  • Participate in the info either on Monday 31 August or Tuesday 1 September. Both events have the same contents.
Target group: Compulsory for all orchestra instrument students. Interested pianists are also welcome to participate.

TUESDAY 1.9.2020

18.00- Orchestra info 2 (in English), distance lecture in Zoom

All students enrolled in orchestra studies for the academic year 2020-21 must be present one of these meetings! This is a chance to get all necessary information about orchestra studies.

Link: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/68177022104

  • Participate in the info either on Monday 31 August (in Finnish) or Tuesday 1 September (in English). Both events have the same contents.
Target group: Compulsory for all the players of orchestra instruments. Pianists who are interested in orchestra piano can also participate.

THURSDAY 3.9.2020

Uniarts Helsinki opening ceremonies

MONDAY 7.9.2020

18.00- Chamber music info for new students / Note! CANCELLED!

Please read the new information concerning the enrollment for chamber music studies in Artsi Chamber Music site; https://artsi.uniarts.fi/fi/web/orkesteri-kamarimusiikki-ja-johtamisaineet/kamarimusiikki.

TUESDAY 22.9.2020

19.00- A meeting between chamber music groups and teachers / Note! CANCELLED!

Composition and Music Theory

THE SCHEDULE WILL BE UPDATED DURING THE SUMMER

MONDAY 17.8.2020

11-12 (am Finnish time) Welcome new students in Composition and Music theory! A remote meeting.

12.-12.30 Meeting with the tutor teachers remotely in small groups.

12.30-13.00 How to make a personal study plan (HOPS)? The info will be held remotely.

13-14: Student’s everyday network services (in English). The info takes about one hour and will be held remotely in Zoom: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/4586231102.

  • You will learn how to use the students everyday network services: how to make facility bookings, how to register for courses, how to make your schedule and follow your credits you have earned. 
Target group: all new students

TUESDAY 18.8.2020

8.30 (am) - 17 Individual HOPS (=personal study plan) -meetings (about 45 min/student). The meetings will be held either remotely or in the university. The schedule (and place/link to a remote meeting) will be sent by email in the beginning of August.

12.30-14 Studies in structural awareness of music at the bachelor’s level: groups, credit transfer etc. Distance lecture in Zoom: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/68931381244

WEDNESDAY 19.8.2020

9-12 or 13-16 English placement test / The Helsinki Music Centre (Musiikkitalo), classrooms S5101 (Mac computers), S5119 (PCcomputers) and Black Box hall (bring your own laptop and headphones)

It is recommended to take part if in the following situations:

  1. You are unsure about your English skills. The placement tests will help you to determine whether you should take a brush up course before the actual English courses.

  2. Your English skills are very strong and you are planning to apply for an exemption of language studies with the portfolios. The English placement test is part of the English 1 portfolio.

The test is also available on Mon. 24 and Tue. 25 August 17-19 / Musiikkitalo, classroom S5119 (PC computers)

Target group: A) The test is compulsory for those students who demonstrated their English language skills in an interview carried out by the Sibelius Academy during the admissions. B) The test is voluntary for other bachelor's level students.

General music skills placement tests, preliminary schedule:

between 9-11am -- Aural skills placement, oral part (only if you apply for credit transfer)
between 11am-2 pm -- Applied analytical skills placement for everyone (you will be divided in groups)
between 12.30-3pm -- Aural skills placement, written part (only for credit transfer; small groups)

Target group: Only bachelor’s level students

THURSDAY 20.8.2020 

10-12 SIBELIUS ACADEMY NEW STUDENTS VIRTUAL GET-TOGETHER

Link: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/62711924280

  • Welcome to study at the Sibelius Academy of Uniarts Helsinki (Deans, student union)
  • Music
  • Discussion and questions & answers

14-16 STUDENT SERVICES AND EVERYDAY STUDIES AT THE SIBELIUS ACADEMY (DISTANCE LECTURE)

LINK: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/62788075485 (In English)

  • Learn what services are available for students
  • Learn about everyday studies: study counselling, registration for academic year and for courses, the individual study plan etc. 

FRIDAY 21.8.2020

Freshman day for all new students of Uniarts Helsinki

MONDAY 24.8.2020

9-13 Remedial studies in structural awareness of classical music 

Targer group: Bachelor's level students assigned on the basis of general music skills placement tests.

16.15-17.00 Studies -related stress – study psychologist’s tips for new students (in English) / The study psychologist Outi Rämö / distance lecture

The lecture is held in ZOOM: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/66412225418

Target group: students taking the study unit S-Y1a-d ”Study planning” and anyone interested

17-19 English placement test / The Helsinki Music Centre (Musiikkitalo), classroom S5119 (PC computers)

Target group: A) The test is compulsory for those students who demonstrated their English language skills in an interview carried out by the Sibelius Academy during the admissions. B) The test is voluntary for other bachelor's level students.

TUESDAY 25.8.2020

9-13 Remedial studies in structural awareness of classical music

Targer group: Bachelor's level students assigned on the basis of general music skills placement tests.

17.00 -18.30 Introduction to musician’s ergonomics / Eeva Hyytiäinen, (in English) / distance lecture

The lecture is held in ZOOM: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/66412225418

Target group: students taking the study unit S-Y1a-d ”Study planning” and anyone interested

17-19 English placement test / The Helsinki Music Centre (Musiikkitalo), classroom S5119 (PC computers)

Target group: A) The test is compulsory for those students who demonstrated their English language skills in an interview carried out by the Sibelius Academy during the admissions. B) The test is voluntary for other bachelor's level students.

WEDNESDAY 26.8.2020

9-13 Remedial studies in structural awareness of classical music 

Targer group: Bachelor's level students assigned on the basis of general music skills placement tests.

15.15-16.45 Preventing hearing injuries / Miikka Peltomaa (in English) / distance lecture

The lecture is held in ZOOM: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/66412225418

Target group: students taking the study unit S-Y1a-d ”Study planning” and anyone interested

THURSDAY 27.8.2020

9-14 Preparatory course in harmony & voice-leading for the new bachelor's level students in composition and music theory. The course will be held during 27.-28.8.

9-13 Remedial studies in structural awareness of classical music

Targer group: Bachelor's level students assigned on the basis of general music skills placement tests.

FRIDAY 28.8.2020

9-14 Preparatory course in harmony & voice-leading for the new bachelor's level students in composition and music theory. The course will be held during 27.-28.8.

9-13 Remedial studies in structural awareness of classical music 

Targer group: Bachelor's level students assigned on the basis of general music skills placement tests.

MONDAY 31.8.2020

Teaching begins this week. Check your timetable!

10-11 Uniarts library: Information retrieval / distance training in Zoom (a visit to the library premises will be arranged later)

Link: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/62592620049

15.15-18.15 Preventing injuries by planning practicing / Erja Joukamo-Ampuja (in English) / distance lecture

The lecture is held in ZOOM: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/66412225418

Target group: students taking the study unit S-Y1a-d ”Study planning” and anyone interested

THURSDAY 3.9.2020

Uniarts Helsinki opening ceremonies (no teaching).

Early Music

THE SCHEDULE WILL BE UPDATED DURING THE SUMMER

MONDAY 17.8.2020 

14-15 Student’s everyday network services / Zoom

  • You will learn how to use the students everyday network services: how to make facility bookings, how to register for courses, how to make your schedule and follow your credits you have earned.
Target group: all new students

TUESDAY 18.8.2020

9-10 Information concerning studies offered by the Department of Composition and Music Theory (for example composition, structural awareness of music, music history and instrumentation). Distance lecture https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/64394433103

Target group: Master’s students who are interested in studying composition and music theory 

12.30-14 Studies in structural awareness of music at the bachelor’s level: groups, credit transfer etc. Distance lecture in Zoom: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/68931381244

WEDNESDAY 19.8.2020

9-12 or 13-16 English placement test / The Helsinki Music Centre (Musiikkitalo), classrooms S5101 (Mac computers), S5119 (PC computers) and Black Box hall (bring your own laptop and headphones)

It is recommended to take part if in the following situations:

  1. You are unsure about your English skills. The placement tests will help you to determine whether you should take a brush up course before the actual English courses.

  2. Your English skills are very strong and you are planning to apply for an exemption of language studies with the portfolios. The English placement test is part of the English 1 portfolio.

The test is also available on Mon. 24 and Tue. 25 August 17-19 / Musiikkitalo, classroom S5119 (PC computers)

Target group: A) The test is compulsory for those students who demonstrated their English language skills in an interview carried out by the Sibelius Academy during the admissions. B) The test is voluntary for other bachelor's level students.

General music skills placement tests, preliminary schedule:

between 9-11am -- Aural skills placement, oral part (only if you apply for credit transfer)
between 11am-2 pm -- Applied analytical skills placement for everyone (online test, will be sent by email)
between 12.30-3pm -- Aural skills placement, written part (only for credit transfer; small groups)

Target group: Only bachelor’s level students

THURSDAY 20.8.2020 

10-12 SIBELIUS ACADEMY NEW STUDENTS VIRTUAL GET-TOGETHER

Link: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/62711924280

  • Welcome to study at the Sibelius Academy of Uniarts Helsinki (Deans, student union)
  • Music
  • Discussion and questions & answers

14-16 STUDENT SERVICES AND EVERYDAY STUDIES AT THE SIBELIUS ACADEMY (DISTANCE LECTURE)

LINK: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/62788075485 (In English)

  • Learn what services are available for students
  • Learn about everyday studies: study counseling, registration for academic year and for courses, the individual study plan etc. 

FRIDAY 21.8.2020

Freshman day for all new students of Uniarts Helsinki

MONDAY 24.8.2020

9-13 Remedial studies in structural awareness of classical music 

Target group: Bachelor's level students assigned on the basis of general music skills placement tests.

16.15-17.00 Studies -related stress – study psychologist’s tips for new students (in English) / The study psychologist Outi Rämö / distance lecture

The lecture is held in ZOOM: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/66412225418

Target group: students taking the study unit S-Y1a-d ”Study planning” and anyone interested

17-19 English placement test / The Helsinki Music Centre (Musiikkitalo), classroom S5119 (PC computers)

Target group: A) The test is compulsory for those students who demonstrated their English language skills in an interview carried out by the Sibelius Academy during the admissions. B) The test is voluntary for other bachelor's level students.

TUESDAY 25.8.2020

9-13 Remedial studies in structural awareness of classical music

Target group: Bachelor's level students assigned on the basis of general music skills placement tests.

17.00 -18.30 Introduction to musician’s ergonomics / Eeva Hyytiäinen, (in English) / distance lecture

The lecture is held in ZOOM: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/66412225418

Target group: students taking the study unit S-Y1a-d ”Study planning” and anyone interested

17-19 English placement test / The Helsinki Music Centre (Musiikkitalo), classroom S5119 (PC computers)

Target group: A) The test is compulsory for those students who demonstrated their English language skills in an interview carried out by the Sibelius Academy during the admissions. B) The test is voluntary for other bachelor's level students.

WEDNESDAY 26.8.2020

9-13 Remedial studies in structural awareness of classical music

Target group: Bachelor's level students assigned on the basis of general music skills placement tests.

15.15-16.45 Preventing hearing injuries / Miikka Peltomaa (in English) / distance lecture

The lecture is held in ZOOM: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/66412225418

Target group: students taking the study unit S-Y1a-d ”Study planning” and anyone interested

THURSDAY 27.8.2020

9-13 Remedial studies in structural awareness of classical musicTarger group: Bachelor's level students assigned on the basis of general music skills placement tests.

FRIDAY 28.8.2020

9-13 Remedial studies in structural awareness of classical music

Target group: Bachelor's level students assigned on the basis of general music skills placement tests.

MONDAY 31.8.2020

10-11 Uniarts library: Information retrieval / distance training in Zoom (a visit to the library premises will be arranged later)

Link: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/62592620049

15.15-18.15 Preventing injuries by planning practicing / Erja Joukamo-Ampuja (in English) / distance lecture

The lecture is held in ZOOM: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/66412225418

Target group: students taking the study unit S-Y1a-d ”Study planning” and anyone interested

18.00- Orchestra info 1 (in Finnish), distance lecture in Zoom

All students enrolled in orchestra studies for the academic year 2020-21 must be present one of these meetings! This is a chance to get all necessary information about orchestra studies.

Link: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/66456849791

  • Participate in the info either on Monday 31 August or Tuesday 1 September. Both events have the same contents.
Target group: Compulsory for all orchestra instrument students. Interested pianists are also welcome to participate.

TUESDAY 1.9.2020

18.00- Orchestra info 2 (in English), distance lecture in Zoom

All students enrolled in orchestra studies for the academic year 2020-21 must be present one of these meetings! This is a chance to get all necessary information about orchestra studies.

Link: https://uniarts.zoom.us/j/68177022104

  • Participate in the info either on Monday 31 August (in Finnish) or Tuesday 1 September (in English). Both events have the same contents.
Target group: Compulsory for all the players of orchestra instruments. Pianists who are interested in orchestra piano can also participate.

THURSDAY 3.9.2020

Uniarts Helsinki opening ceremonies

MONDAY 7.9.2020

18.00- Chamber music info for new students / Note! CANCELLED!

Please read the new information concerning the enrollment for chamber music studies in Artsi Chamber Music site; https://artsi.uniarts.fi/fi/web/orkesteri-kamarimusiikki-ja-johtamisaineet/kamarimusiikki.

TUESDAY 22.9.2020

19.00- A meeting between chamber music groups and teachers / Note! CANCELLED!