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The following table for a first comparison of profile in the different countries.

Country Italy United Kingdom Turkey Latvia Poland
Title of the profile Musicoterapista Music Therapist Müzik Terapisti Mākslas terapeits ar specializāciju mūzikas terapijā Muzykoterapeuta
Title of the qualification/degree Professionista della musicoterapia MA in Music Therapy Müzik Terapisi Profesionālais maǵistra grāds veselibas aprūpē un mākslas terapeita profesionālā kvalifikācija ar specializāciju mūzikas terapijā Muzykoterapia
EQF level VI (suggested) VII (official) IV (suggested) VII (suggested) VI and VII (official)
ECVET or ECTS points 28 ECVET points 150 ECTS points 28 ECVET 150 ECTS points *180 ECTS Bachelor (first degree) *120 ECTS Master (second degree)
Certification Master Master Master Master Bachelor; Master
Duration 3 years (Theorical stage and clinical practice) 2 years 3 years (Theorical stage and clinical practice) 2,5 years 3 years Bachelor (first degree) 2 yeasr Master (second degree)
Legal Framework Health & Care Professions Council There is not a legal framework valid for all country Standard of Profession of Arts therapistLaw on Medical Treatment of Republic of Latvia / Classification of Medical TechnologiesRegulations of the Cabinet of Ministers No. 268 code Name 323008 ALPHABETICAL INDEX OF COMPETITION – decree of the Minister of Labour and Social Policy of 27 April 2010 (Journal of Laws No. 82, item. 537 of 17 May 2010)
Entry Requirements Minimum Age 22, at least 3 years music (Theory and practice), BA or equivalent Undergraduate Degree in Music or International equivalent Minimum Age 22, at least 3 years music (Theory and practice), BA or equivalent Bachelor’s degree or higher professional education in social sciences, healthcare, social welfare, pedagogy, educational sciences or arts.
Entrance examination that is composed by essay of motivation, interview, and examination of professional skills
  • Completed Bachelor’s, Master’s or postgraduate studies in the field of music therapy, and / or
  • Possession of higher education, knowledge of music therapy and a minimum of 15 years proven experience working as a music therapist
Examinations Written; Oral; Final Exam Written; Oral; Final Exam Written; Oral; Final Exam Written; Oral; Practical; Final Exam; Continuous Assessment Written; Oral; Practical; Final Exam; Continuous Assessment

 

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