Brunel University London

Brunel University London

Experimental Music

This course enables students to develop a comprehensive and sophisticated understanding of a range of practical and theoretical approaches to contemporary musical materials, and of their historical and cultural contexts.

Entry requirements

Applicants must have a UK 1st or 2nd Class (2.1) UK Honours degree or equivalent internationally recognised qualification usually in music, music technology, or a related arts discipline. Other qualifications and relevant professional or practical experience will be assessed on an individual basis. Applicants will be required to attend an interview. Entry criteria are subject to change. English language requirements: IELTS: 7 (min 6 in all areas); Pearson: 64 (51 in all subscores); BrunELT: 70 per cent (min 60 per cent in all areas).

Course modules

Modules include: locating practice; experimental music techniques; experimental music portfolio; major project (for MMus); dissertation (for MA).

Assessment methods

Assessment is by presentations, written assignments, learning journals, a dissertation (MA) or practice-based project (MMus).

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MMus Full-time September 2016 - 1 years
MMus Part-time September 2016 - 2 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 15,400 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,300 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,300 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,300 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,300 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,650 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 7,700 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,650 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,650 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,650 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Brunel University London Uxbridge UB8 3PH South East

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