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Musicology

University of Sheffield

M.A.
12 months
Duration
21100 GBP/year
8000 GBP/year
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About

Musicology degree offered at the University of Sheffield draws on a range of methodologies and disciplines. 

Overview

Musicology degree offered at University of Sheffield offers you the opportunity to engage with a range of specialist areas including Mozart, music of the classical period, Renaissance music, music and visual culture, eighteenth and nineteenth-century style, the concerto genre and the Broadway musical.

Course themes can include gender, philosophy, culture and aesthetics, and may involve an examination of history, composition, performance and reception.

You will engage with how music is created, disseminated and received, via a range of methodologies and often through interaction with other disciplines.

Teaching

Teaching is through seminars, reading group, graduate study days and individual tutorials.

Assessment

Assessment is through essays, short presentations and a dissertation.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  •  Research Techniques 
  •  Critical Musicology 
  • Topics in Musicology 
  • Interdisciplinary Music Studies
  •  Dissertation in Musicology 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Upper Second Class

English requirements

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

  • You'll need a 2:1 in music or a combined degree with a substantial music component.
  • Other qualifications may be acceptable depending on your background.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    21100 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 21100 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    8000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8000 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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