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Media Writing and Production

University of Miami

Master
12 months
Duration
10000 USD/year
10000 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The mission of the Media Writing and Production Masters of Music degree program at University of Miami is to provide the student with the skills necessary to pursue a career as a creator and producer of commercial music. 

Overview

The purpose of the Media Writing and Production program at University of Miami is to provide advanced competency as a composer, arranger and producer of commercial music. In contrast with other departments, the Media Writing and Production department culminates with the writing and defense of a thesis conforming to graduate school guidelines. 

Goals

The program emphasizes the following objectives:

  • Students will graduate in a timely manner from the program
  • Students will be highly satisfied with their understanding of craft of creating music for media.
  • Students will be prepared to find success in the media industry.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Audio Technology for Musicians
  • Film Scoring 
  • Virtual Orchestration
  • Studio Production
  • Studio Production Ensemble
  • Master's Media Writing Project
  • Entrepreneurship for Musicians
  • Advanced Orchestration

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
Required

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Transcripts – an official transcript from ALL post-secondary schools attended, regardless of if a degree was granted or not, must be sent directly to the Frost School of Music from the issuing institution in order to be considered official
  • Three letters of recommendation - sent through CollegeNet as part of application submission. These do not need to be sent separately
  • Resume - attached to the application at the time of submission. This does not need to be sent separately
  • GRE Score - Please click here for more specific GRE information
  • TOEFL/IELTS Score - Please click here for more specific TOEFL/IELTS information
  • Teaching/Conducting Sample
  • Writing Sample
  • Prescreening/Audition/Interview
  • Portfolio

Tuition Fee

  • International

    10000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10000 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    10000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10000 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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