The Division of Music, School of Creative and Performing Arts at the University of Calgary is home to extraordinary opportunities for learning about music through research and creative activity. Academic preparation is at the heart of our programs, and is translated into performances, publications, compositions, engaging tradition and innovation, scholarship and improvisation.
Musical Knowledge: Experience with choral music; read and write music; understanding of music theory; appreciation of aesthetics.
Technical: Operate various sound equipment and technology.
Presentation: public speaking; conveying complex information; engage audience; Performance in front of diverse audiences, and varied sizes.
Organizational: Careful attention to detail; organize information and materials; self-discipline acquired through practicing.
Problem solving: Work independently and in a team, able to meet deadlines.
Research skills: Interpreting and evaluating research results.
Think creatively and critically: Creative expression and reasoning, memorization.
Please note some of these positions may require further training, certification or education. Check out the occupational profiles to review the full details for the occupations that interest you at alis.alberta.ca/occinfo
Formal Career Assessments like the Strong Interest Inventory and the Myers Briggs Type Indicator can be helpful tools for your career development. These assessments have been used for decades to help individuals choose a major, explore career options during and upon completion of a degree and to further understand yourself in relationship to the world of work. Inquire with Career Services if you are interested in these formal assessments.
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