University of Birmingham

University of Birmingham

Music with Integrated Pre-Masters

Students develop both subject specific knowledge and skills. In particular students develop knowledge of a range of musical styles of various historical periods and cultures. During the pre-Masters year, depending on the optional modules they take, students gain knowledge in the area of musicology, performance or composition.

Entry requirements

This programme is suitable for students who do not meet the entry requirements for the 1 year Master's courses in the field of Music.

Course modules

Modules include: Techniques of harmony and counterpoint. Optional modules including: baroque and classical music; romantic and 20th-century music; medieval and renaissance music; popular and world musics; critical musicology; and music analysis.

Assessment methods

Research project.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time including foundation year October 2016 GBP 6,210 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
MA Full-time including foundation year October 2016 GBP 6,210 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MA Full-time including foundation year October 2016 GBP 14,550 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MA Full-time including foundation year October 2016 GBP 6,210 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MA Full-time including foundation year October 2016 GBP 6,210 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MA Full-time including foundation year October 2016 GBP 6,210 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Edgbaston Campus Birmingham B15 2TU West Midlands

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