University of Sheffield
Music Psychology in Education
These courses are aimed at music teachers and working musicians respectively. Studying research in music psychology � and learning how to do your own � can change the way you think about your work. It could also take your career in a new direction.
For most of our courses you�ll need a 2.1 in music or a combined degree with a substantial music component. English language requirements- Overall IELTS grade of 6.5 with a minimum of 5.5 in each component, or equivalent.
Modules: musical development; psychology of performance; researching music in everyday life; readings in music psychology; psychological research methods for musicians; 16,000-word dissertation.
Much of the course is taught online in online discussions and tutorial groups, email and telephone tutorials. You�ll also attend lectures and seminars at annual residentials and optional study days. You�ll be assessed on your essays, research tasks, research proposal and a 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. You can also apply for a small grant to support your postgraduate research project.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|PgCert||Distance learning||-||1 years|
|MA||Distance learning||-||2 years|
|PgDip||Distance learning||-||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Main Site||Sheffield||S10 2TN||Yorkshire and the Humber|
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