Open University

Open University

MA Music part 2 (A874)

This module is the second part of the MA in Music. You will explore three main study areas of current interest to musicology (music and politics; notations and performances; musical relationships) prior to examining a number of case-study research projects. Topics covered include: the role of music in Nazi Germany, reception history; the protest song; the role of music in communities; early keyboard music; contemporary composition, notation, and performance; composer autographs; opera and gender; and music and social media. The module concludes with the writing of a dissertation or digital humanities project.

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Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
Credits from The Open University Distance learning October 2017 - 1 years

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