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Full time | UCL (University College London) | 1 year | 25-SEP-23

Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

25-SEP-23

Key information
DATA SOURCE : IDP Connect

Qualification type

MA - Master of Arts

Subject areas

Music Teaching / Training Education Studies

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

The Music Education MA will introduce students to research and research-informed practice at the forefront of music education. The programme will provide tools for interrogating musical and educational assumptions, values and practices. It will help students to expand their understanding of effective music teaching, evaluation and assessment across the lifespan. Undertaking the Music Education MA programme will allow students to develop their critical thinking and ability to interrogate current educational research, literature and practice in the overarching fields of music and music education. They will also have the opportunity to pursue specialist lines of enquiry that are related to their own professional and/or academic interests, working alongside prominent academics in the field.

Careers

Graduates of this programme are currently working as: advocates for the arts; arts, health and wellbeing therapists; composers; doctoral and post-doctoral researchers; freelance music teachers; Further Education lecturers; music education hub managers; music teachers in primary and secondary schools; performers; primary music co-ordinators; producers; university lecturers.

Modules

Disciplines of Music Education - Philosophy, Sociology and Psychology: Part I - Core
Disciplines of Music Education - Philosophy, Sociology and Psychology: Part II - Core

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK students

For this course (per year)

10,800

International fees
Course fees for EU and international students

For this course (per year)

24,000

Entry requirements

Normally a minimum of a second-class Bachelor's degree from a UK university, or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard in music, music education and/or arts education, or a related field of study. There may be particular circumstances where professional experience and/or study or work portfolio is considered by the Programme Leader(s) in order to satisfy entry requirements.

University information

University College London (UCL) is one of the largest and most highly ranked higher education institutions in the world, conducting leading research across a wide range of subject areas. Throughout its long and prestigious history, it has inspired and educated countless minds and produced 30 Nobel prize recipients. With one campus located in the heart of Bloomsbury, and a second campus in vibrant east London the university is home to around...more