University of Glasgow

University of Glasgow

Sonic Arts

This programme offers topics relevant to practicing musicians, artists, and the creative industries, such as sound shaping and design; audiovisual composition; field recording; creative and experimental approaches to technology; live performance; interdisciplinary perspectives on sound; and sonic aesthetics.

Entry requirements

A 2.1 Honours degree or equivalent qualification (eg GPA of 3.0 or above) in a relevant subject. Applicants should also have some experience of composition and music technology and are expected to supply examples of any prior work.

Course modules

Sound shaping and design; creating with technology; field recording, sound and place; audiovisual composition; sonic art performance; sound art in dialogue; sonic art aesthetics and criticism; music, sound and screen.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MMus Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,800 per Year 1 (EU) 12 months
MMus Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,800 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MMus Full-time September 2016 GBP 14,500 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MMus Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,800 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MMus Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,800 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MMus Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,800 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MMus Part-time September 2016 GBP 756 per Credit (EU) 24 months
MMus Part-time September 2016 GBP 756 per Credit (England) 24 months
MMus Part-time September 2016 GBP 756 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 24 months
MMus Part-time September 2016 GBP 756 per Credit (Scotland) 24 months
MMus Part-time September 2016 GBP 756 per Credit (Wales) 24 months
PgCert Full-time September 2016 - 12 months
PgCert Part-time September 2016 - 24 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,553 per Year 1 (EU) 12 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,533 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,667 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,533 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,533 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,533 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 756 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 24 months
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 756 per Credit (Scotland) 24 months
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 756 per Credit (Wales) 24 months
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 756 per Credit (EU) 24 months
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 756 per Credit (England) 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Glasgow Glasgow G12 8QQ Scotland

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