University of Manchester
This course provides solid training in bibliographic methods and introduces important topics and debates in the field; students concentrating on ethnomusicology must complete current issues in ethnomusicology and world music studies; and ethnomusicology: fieldwork and ethnography which, again, explore the state of the field today and provide foundational training in fieldwork and methodology; ethnomusicology students are also advised to take the research skills module; after these 2 modules students may choose their next units.
A 1st or Upper 2nd Class Honours degree in music or with music as a substantial component of the programme; IELTS 6.5 or TOEFL 575 (paper-based) or 233 (computer-based) or GCSE English grade C.
Modules include: Core study (independent project); source studies; editorial techniques; historical or contemporary performance (subject to audition); voice, vocality and interpretation; and contemporary music studies.
UK and EU applicants may enter the AHRC competition (internal deadline in early March each year); this is highly competitive, and applicants should discuss applying with the Programme Director as soon as possible; some awards are usually offered by the School or department; some awards are reserved for international applicants.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MusM||Full-time||£ 5,000 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MusM||Full-time||£ 12,300 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of Manchester||Manchester||M13 9PL||North West|
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