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Music - Music History

University of South Carolina

12 months
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33928 USD/year
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Music is a core element of our human experience and has been around since the first notes were struck by our long-forgotten ancestors. Now we study music history, ethnomusicology and music literature from varying perspectives to come to a better understanding of our musical past. The Music - Music History MM program is offered at University of South Carolina.

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Overview

The University of South Carolina School of Music has established a national reputation for artistic and scholarly excellence. An acclaimed faculty teach more than 500 undergraduate and graduate music majors, including students specializing in virtually every orchestra and band instrument, voice, piano, organ and guitar.

Learning Outcomes

  • Candidates from the Music - Music History MM program is offered at University of South Carolina will demonstrate mastery of skills need to generate, write, and produce original research reflective of masters-level work in music history.
  • Candidates will be able to demonstrate masters-level knowledge of music theory and compositional styles by identifying, describing, comparing, and contrasting musical works from the Antiquity through modern times.
  • Candidates will be able to demonstrate masters-level knowledge of music history by identifying, describing, comparing, and contrasting musical works from the Antiquity through modern times.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Music Bibliography and Research 
  • Thesis
  • Advanced Music Research 
  • Music Theory 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Audition
  • Official Transcripts
  • Official Test Score (GRE or MAT)
  • TOEFL/IELTS Score (international students)
  • 3 Letters of Recommendation
  • Curriculum Vitae or Resume
  • Writing Sample(s)

Tuition Fee

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    33928 USD/year
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    33928 USD/year
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  • In-State

    12688 USD/year
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Living costs for Columbia

999 - 1508 USD /month
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