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Diplomas

The Associate of The Royal Conservatory (ARCT) diplomas for Performers and Teachers are the highest academic standings awarded by The Royal Conservatory. The ARCT Teacher's diploma is respected internationally as a teaching qualification.

 

Diploma Examinations Required
ARCT Performers
ARCT Performers
History 3: 19th Century to Present
Any two of:
Advanced Harmony or Advanced Keyboard Harmony
Counterpoint
Analysis
Level 6 Piano (Non-piano subjects only)
ARCT Teachers
(Non-Piano)
ARCT Teachers (Non-Piano)
Level 8 piano
History 3: 19th Century to Present
Any two of:
Advanced Harmony or Advanced Keyboard Harmony
Analysis
Counterpoint
ARCT in Piano Pedagogy
Advanced Piano Pedagogy
Advanced Piano Pedagogy Viva Voce
Advanced Piano Pedagogy Written
History 3: 19th Century to Present
Any two of:
Advanced Harmony or Advanced Keyboard Harmony
Counterpoint
Analysis
ARCT in Composition And/or Theory
Renaissance Counterpoint
Baroque Harmony and Counterpoint I
Baroque Harmony and Counterpoint II
Classical Harmony and Counterpoint
Romantic and Post-Romantic Harmony and Counterpoint
Post-1900 Composition Techniques
Orchestration I
Orchestration II
Analysis
History I
History II
Ear Test
LRCM in Piano Performance 
LRCM in Piano Performance

Apply for Graduation

To apply for graduation please download the ARCT Graduation Form