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MA Music Studies

78 degrees at 37 universities in the UK.

Music MA/PgDip/PgCert

Music MA/PgDip/PgCert

This course allows you to develop and refine your knowledge and understanding in areas of musicological and/or ethnomusicological study. The programme will equip you with the skills and methodologies...Read more
(4.6)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £5,400 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £2,700 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

  • WMP-4041: Current Musicology (30 Credits) - Core
  • WMP-4106: Independent Research Project (30 Credits) - Core
  • QXS-4002: Academic Writing & Grammar (10 Credits) - Core
  • QXS-4003: Ad. Vocabulary Use & Reading (10 Credits) - Core
  • QXS-4100: Speaking & Listening (10 Credits) - Core
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Music MA

Music MA

This course is for students who have a broad range of musical interests and would prefer not to specialise their studies. It aims to develop a range of musical and critical skills and knowledge; encourage...Read more
(3.6)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £5,700 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £3,135 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

Music in Development MA

Music in Development MA

This unique programme has been designed for students wishing to combine an interest in music and related cultural performance with advocacy and social development practice. Students will build critical...Read more
(3.8)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £8,785 per year (UK/EU)
  • 3 years Part time degree: £2,928 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time day degree: £4,393 per year (UK/EU)

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Music and Management MA

Music and Management MA

This programme will allow to specialise in an aspect of music that suits their interests and talents while gaining an insight into the principles and strategies of management across the creative industries. ...Read more
(4.2)
  • 24 months Part time degree: £9,000 overall cost (UK/EU)
  • 12 months Full time degree: £9,000 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

Music MA

Music MA

In this exciting and challenging music course, students will have the opportunity to follow one of four specialist pathways: Composition (C); Performance (P); Critical Musicology (CM); Interactive Music...Read more
(3.9)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £7,380 per year (UK/EU)
  • 28 months Part time degree: £7,380 per year (UK/EU)

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Experimental Music MA

Experimental Music MA

This course offers you the opportunity to develop your own programme of study, based around your particular interests in contemporary music-making. This course aims to develop a comprehensive and sophisticated...Read more
(3.9)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £7,500 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £3,750 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

Music MA

Music MA

This MA is an opportunity to challenge yourself academically and musically, while developing a specialism in a research-led university environment. We place an emphasis on flexibility and student choice...Read more
(4.2)
  • 1 year Full time degree
  • 2 years Part time day degree

Songwriting (Campus Based) MA

Songwriting (Campus Based) MA

Songwriting remains one of the UK’s biggest exports, with UK music stronger than ever. Popular song is the heart of the industry; global demand for new songs is high. Focusing your portfolio through research...Read more
(2)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £7,000 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £7,000 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

Education and Music MA

Education and Music MA

The MA Education & Subject programme is an innovative Masters level education programme, which is designed to enhance the subject knowledge and pedagogical knowledge of practising teachers, educators...Read more
(3.6)
  • 27 months Part time degree: £2,750 per year (UK/EU)

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Musicology MA

Musicology MA

The Music Department offers promising candidates the opportunity to carry out research in one of the most dynamic institutions in Britain, with access to outstanding facilities. Our research expertise...Read more
(3.9)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £4,180 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £2,090 per year (UK/EU)

Music MA

Music MA

This course provides a rigorous training relevant to a range of professional careers, including further study at doctoral level. Students interested in extending their knowledge and develop critical and...Read more
(3.9)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £7,500 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £4,000 per year (UK/EU)

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Music MA by Research

Music MA by Research

This course does not have a modular outline. Each student receives close supervision on an individual and original project, which has the potential to make a new and substantial contribution to the field. ...Read more
(4.6)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £4,121 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £2,061 per year (UK/EU)

Electronic and Computer Music MA

Electronic and Computer Music MA

This programme focusses the creative, historical, critical, technical, and performative aspects of electronic and computer music, emphasising the many ways in which technology and musical practice influence each other. ...Read more
(4.2)
  • 24 months Part time degree: £6,750 overall cost (UK/EU)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £6,750 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

Songwriting (Distance Learning) MA

Songwriting (Distance Learning) MA

Songwriting remains one of the UK’s biggest exports, with UK music stronger than ever. Popular song is the heart of the industry; global demand for new songs is high. Focusing your portfolio through research...Read more
(2)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £7,000 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £3,500 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

The Beatles, Popular Music and Society MA

The Beatles, Popular Music and Society MA

This MA will be of interest to those working in the fields of popular music studies, cultural studies, social anthropology, politics, gender studies, and musicology, among others. Such a course is an...Read more
(3.6)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £5,500 per year (UK/EU)
  • 27 months Part time degree: £2,750 per year (UK/EU)

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Musical Composition MA

Musical Composition MA

Music as a creative art form in the 21st century can combine both tradition and innovation, bringing together instruments (some new, some with centuries of history) and the latest in high technology. ...Read more
(3.9)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £4,180 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £2,090 per year (UK/EU)

Ethnomusicology MA

Ethnomusicology MA

This course provides a rigorous training relevant to a range of professional careers, including further study at doctoral level. Combining academic rigour with a flexible course structure, the MA Ethnomusicology...Read more
(3.9)
  • 12 months Full time degree: £7,500 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £4,000 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

20th- and 21st-Century Music MA/PgDip/PgCert

20th- and 21st-Century Music MA/PgDip/PgCert

The MA in 20th- and 21st-Century Music allows you to develop and refine knowledge of music of all styles and genres composed since 1900. The programme will equip you with the skills and methodologies...Read more
(4.6)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £5,400 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £2,700 per year (UK/EU)

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Applied Psychology of Music MA

Applied Psychology of Music MA

If you have a background in music or psychology, this programme will allow you to study existing research and theories in the psychology of music while continuing to follow your own musical interests. ...Read more
(4.2)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £6,750 overall cost (UK/EU)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £6,750 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

Composition MA

Composition MA

Studying Composition at Bath Spa University will develop your skills as a composer and deepen your understanding of current new music contexts, both artistically and professionally. ...Read more
(2)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £7,000 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £7,000 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

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