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Musicology

University of Edinburgh

Venues

Central Campus

Content

The MMus in Musicology takes a broad and contemporary approach to musical scholarship, and equips students with the context, skills and critical understanding necessary to undertake original research in this dynamic and increasingly interdisciplinary field.

You will be taught by leading academics whose research interests cover a broad range of approaches and genres, including:

the cultural and material history of music
music and politics
popular music studies
music analysis
music instrument research
music and audiovisual media
music psychology *jazz studies

The programme allows you to develop specialised skills in researching and writing about music, and to pursue, in greater depth, an area of special research interest.

Entry Requirements

Normally a UK 2:1 honours degree, or its international equivalent, in music.

Your application may be considered if you have a UK 2:1 honours degree, or its international equivalent, in another relevant subject.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Postgraduate Master's

Award

MMus

Study Method

Part time (day)

Course Length

2 years

Faculty

College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences

Department

Edinburgh College of Art

SCQF Level

11

Website

www.ed.ac.uk