University of West London

University of West London

Composition (Concert Music)

The programme offers a further framework for social and professional networking. The series consists of presentations given by a wide range of internationally recognised composers and music specialists from across the music industry, including copyright specialists, agents, publishers, information technology experts and composers who sun their own performing ensembles or media companies, as well as instrumentalists, film composers, critics, theatrical agents.

Entry requirements

Applicants must have the following: 1st or 2nd Class Honours degree in music, music technology or a related subject, or substantial industry or prior experience in the field. This course requires advanced musical knowledge. Candidates will be required to provide a portfolio of degree level / professional work and a written statement. International students need to meet our English language requirement at either IELTS at 6.5 or above, and a minimum of 5.5 for each of the 4 individual components.

Course modules

Modules include: Practical composition 1; practical composition 2; orchestration and arranging; conducting; stylistic composition (pre-1900); stylistic composition (post 1900); multitrack recording and mixing for surround; film and TV score production; advanced non-linear recording; combining sounds; digital audio interface design for music; the development of audio technology; manipulating sounds.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MMus Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,950 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MMus Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,950 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MMus Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,950 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MMus Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,995 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MMus Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,950 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MMus Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,500 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MMus Part-time September 2016 GBP 5,500 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MMus Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MMus Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MMus Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years

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