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Music & Technology

Cork Institute of Technology

18 months
Duration
8000 EUR/year
2666 EUR/year
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About

The Masters in Music & Technology at Cork Institute of Technology Cork School of Music will have a very practical, hands-on approach.

Overview

The Masters in Music & Technology at Cork Institute of Technology Cork School of Music will have a very practical, hands-on approach. Our ethos is that this cross-disciplinary programme will foster a combination of technical know-how and confidence with creativity and musicality. A Master of Arts award or Master of Science Award can be chosen depending on the students pathway through the Programme.

Learning outcomes

The Masters in Music & Technology at CIT Cork School of Music [CSM] offers training and experience to enhance the talents and skills necessary to work in the creative industries of the future. The programme takes full advantage of the CSM's state-of-the-art performance spaces, Recording Suite (Live, Control, and Editing rooms), Electronic Music Studio, dedicated laboratories and many performance opportunities.

A cross-faculty body of experienced lecturers and practitioners in the field delivers the programme. Learners from different disciplines will be able confidently and competently to interact with, and find employment within, several fields of study and industry. Adding this training to the opportunity to work with some of the finest up-and-coming musicians in Ireland, from all walks of life, will result in an exceptional Music Technologist.

The Masters in Music & Technology is a full-time Level 9 course of study worth 90 ECTS credits. The first two semesters (September-January and January-June) each have a 30-credit load, delivered through a combination of 5-credit mandatory and elective modules. Independent work is undertaken over the final June-August period in respect of a 30-credit project. The type of award, MA or MSc, depends on the nature of the project undertaken during this period.

Applications are invited by way of a submitted application form and shortlisted candidates will be interviewed. Normally, an Honours 2.2 Degree in a cognate area is required and work-based experience is an advantage. Recognition is given for relevant prior learning where the applicant does not have a relevant Honours Degree.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Recording Studio 
  • Acoustics and Psychoacoustics
  • Problem Solving & Programming
  • Interpreting Sound & Music
  • Audio Electronics
  • I.T. Law and Ethics
  • Digital Culture
  • Marketing & Media Law

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Non EU applicants: 31st May 

Credits

90 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor Degree Equivalent with a grade of at least 2.2
  • Some courses require a grade of 2.1 and upwards so please check specific couse page
  • English Language equivalent (if applicable). 
  • Tuition Fee

    To alway see correct tuition fees
    • International

      8000 EUR/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 12000 EUR for the full programme during 18 months.
    • EU/EEA

      2666 EUR/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 4000 EUR for the full programme during 18 months.

    Living costs for Cork

    860 - 1400 EUR /month
    Living costs

    The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

    Funding

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