University of Leeds
Critical and Experimental Composition
A Bachelor's degree with a 2.1 (Honours) in music or a related subject, or equivalent qualification. IELTS 6.5 overall, with no less than 6.0 in any component.
Modules include: Professional studies; composition studies; portfolio or original compositions; aesthetic theory. Optional modules: Individual project; short dissertation; instrumental or vocal recital; concerto/song-cycle/extended work; applied performance studies; editing and archival studies; issues in critical musicology; computer music practice; computer music contexts; case studies in the applied psychology of music; audience engagement and impact.
Assessment includes: Submit original compositions as an important part of your assessment; write commentaries on your own work (drawing on musical/theoretical contexts) and more theoretical modules are likely to make use of written tasks such as essays and reports. Optional modules may also involve assessment through recitals, transcriptions or critical editions, presentations or other forms of assessment.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MMus||Full-time||September 2016||-||1 years|
|MMus||Part-time||September 2016||-||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of Leeds||Leeds||LS2 9JT||Yorkshire and the Humber|
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