Oxford Brookes University

Oxford Brookes University

Composition and Sonic Art

This course focuses on experimental, acoustic, acousmatic and electro-acoustic composition, improvisation, work with live electronics, site-based work, soundscape studies, sound art, or any combination of these. You will develop a body of practical research including a mixture of scores, recordings, video documentation and installation works.

Entry requirements

An Upper 2nd or 1st Class Honours degree, in any subject or an internationally recognised equivalent. IELTS 6.0-7.0 overall (with 6.0 in reading and writing, 5.5 in listening and speaking) if English is not your 1st language.

Course modules

Core modules include: creative strategies; research and development; composition and sonic art practice.

Assessment methods

Assessment methods include presentation, written self-evaluation, research portfolio, assignments and exhibition.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,310 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,870 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,310 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,310 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,310 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,710 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 24 months
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,710 per Year 1 (Scotland) 24 months
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,710 per Year 1 (Wales) 24 months
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,710 per Year 1 (England) 24 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,310 per Year 1 (England) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,870 per Year 1 (International) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,310 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,310 per Year 1 (Scotland) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,310 per Year 1 (Wales) 9 months
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,710 per Year 1 (England) 18 months
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,710 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 18 months
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,710 per Year 1 (Scotland) 18 months
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,710 per Year 1 (Wales) 18 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Headington Campus Oxford OX3 0BP South East

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Key information

Contact: 
Programme Administrator
Telephone number: 
01865 484959