University of Sheffield
Psychology of Music
Explore the published literature, learn about research methods and carry out your own empirical research. This comprehensive course is the longest-established masters in music psychology in the UK.
A 2.1 Honours degree in music, or a combined degree with a substantial music component. Candidates without formal qualifications possessing suitable work experience or relevant qualifications will also be considered. International students should have an international English language testing system (IELTS) grade of 6.5 with a minimum of 5.5 in each component, or equivalent.
Modules: developmental, social, educational, applied and cognitive psychological approaches; options from the department of psychology on relevant topics in general psychology; qualitative and quantitative research methods; presentation skills.
You�ll be assessed on your coursework (including two empirical projects) and a 16,000-word dissertation.
University and Faculty funding is available each year. The closing date for applications is mid-January. The department has a small number of tuition studentships available. The closing date for these is the end of April.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||£ 16,500 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|MA||Full-time||£ 5,750 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Main Site||Sheffield||S10 2TN||Yorkshire and the Humber|
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