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2020.21 Exam Dates


May/June Session

Event Date
Online Registration Opens January 5, 2021
Online Registration Deadline February 9, 2021
Theory Examinations May 14 & 15, 2021 
Practical Examinations May 17–June 6, 2021

 

2020.21 Theory (Academic) Exam Dates

Theory (Academic) Examinations take place only on the dates stated above and according to the following schedule:

Subject Day Time
Level 5 Theory Saturday 2:00–3:00 p.m.
Level 6 Theory Saturday 9:30–11:30 a.m.
Level 7 Theory Saturday 9:30–11:30 a.m.
Level 8 Theory Saturday

2:00–4:00 p.m.

Level 9 Harmony Saturday 9:30–12:30 p.m.
Level 9 History Friday 2:00–5:00 p.m.
Level 10 Harmony & Counterpoint Saturday 9:30–12:30 p.m.
Level 10 History Friday 9:30–12:30 p.m.
ARCT Harmony & Counterpoint Saturday 9:30–12:30 p.m.
ARCT Analysis Saturday 2:00–5:00 p.m.
ARCT History Friday 2:00–5:00 p.m.
ARCT Teacher's Written Friday 9:30–12:30 p.m.
Elementary Piano Pedagogy Written Friday 9:30–12:30 p.m.
Intermediate Piano Pedagogy Written Friday 9:30–12:30 p.m.
Advanced Piano Pedagogy Written Friday 9:30–12:30 p.m.


 

2021.22 Exam Dates

August Session

Event Date
Online Registration Opens TBD
Online Registration Deadline TBD
Theory Examinations TBD
Practical Examinations TBD


November/December Session

Event Date
Online Registration Opens September 1, 2021
Online Registration Deadline October 12, 2021
Theory Examinations December 10 & 11, 2021
Practical Examinations November 27 - December 9, 2021


May/June Session

Event Date
Online Registration Opens January 4, 2021
Online Registration Deadline February 15, 2021
Theory Examinations May 13 & 14, 2022
Practical Examinations May 15 - Jun 5, 2022
 

2021.22 Theory (Academic) Exam Dates

Theory (Academic) Examinations take place only on the dates stated above and according to the following schedule:

Subject Day Time
Level 5 Theory Saturday 2:00–3:00 p.m.
Level 6 Theory Saturday 9:30–11:30 a.m.
Level 7 Theory Saturday 9:30–11:30 a.m.
Level 8 Theory Saturday

2:00–4:00 p.m.

Level 9 Harmony Saturday 9:30–12:30 p.m.
Level 9 History Friday 2:00–5:00 p.m.
Level 10 Harmony & Counterpoint Saturday 9:30–12:30 p.m.
Level 10 History Friday 9:30–12:30 p.m.
ARCT Harmony & Counterpoint Saturday 9:30–12:30 p.m.
ARCT Analysis Saturday 2:00–5:00 p.m.
ARCT History Friday 2:00–5:00 p.m.
ARCT Teacher's Written Friday 9:30–12:30 p.m.
Elementary Piano Pedagogy Written Friday 9:30–12:30 p.m.
Intermediate Piano Pedagogy Written Friday 9:30–12:30 p.m.
Advanced Piano Pedagogy Written Friday 9:30–12:30 p.m.

 

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