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Music Education

University of British Columbia

24 months
Duration
13604 CAD/year
7285 CAD/year
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About

The graduate program in Music Education offered by University of British Columbia is designed to meet a variety of needs and interests. Specializations include conducting, music pedagogy, early childhood music, curriculum development, cultural studies, music and media studies, music and related technologies, and teacher education.

Overview

The faculty members in the graduate program in Music Education offered by University of British Columbia have a wide range of research interests and specialties, using methods that are both qualitative (based in philosophy, history, psychology, sociology, arts-based educational research, and a/r/tography) and quantitative (involving quasi-experimental research, survey research, and large-scale multivariate designs). Courses across the university are also available to our graduate students, and cross-faculty inquiry is actively encouraged.

Career options

UBC Music Education graduates have successful careers and have risen to leadership positions in North America, Europe, and Asia.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Research Methods in Education
  • Curriculum Issues and Theories
  • Research in Music Education
  • Theory and Principles of Music Education (History and Philosophy)
  • Theory and Principles of Music Education (Psychology and Sociology)

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months
  • Part-time
    • 60 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • All applicants have to submit transcripts from all past post-secondary study. Document submission requirements depend on whether your institution of study is within Canada or outside of Canada.
  • A minimum of three references are required for application to graduate programs at UBC. References should be requested from individuals who are prepared to provide a report on your academic ability and qualifications.
  • This program contains a practicum component for which a criminal record check is required.
  • Permanent Residents of Canada must provide a clear photocopy of both sides of the Permanent Resident card.

Work experience

Normally two years teacing experience or other relevant professional experience.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    13604 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13604 CAD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    7285 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7285 CAD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Vancouver

1590 - 2686 CAD /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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