Taught course

Creative Music Technology

Institution
Maynooth University · Department of Music
Qualifications
MA(Mus)

Entry requirements

Honours degree normally with a minimum of Grade 2.1. Students with a primary degree other than Music would normally have to demonstrate some degree of musical training and affinity. Interview required. Applicants must have a recognised primary degree which is considered equivalent to Irish university primary degree level. Minimum English language requirements: please visit Maynooth University International Office website for information about English language tests accepted and required scores. The requirements specified are applicable for both EU and non-EU applicants. Maynooth University’s TOEFL code is 8850

Months of entry

September

Course content

The MA in Creative Music Technologies degree is a skills conversion programme. The programme is aimed at graduates, with musical abilities, who would like to explore musical applications of technology. The programme accepts graduates from any primary degree.

The programme is concerned with a range of areas relating to music technology, including composition, sound recording and engineering, computer music programming, and acoustics.

The MA offers full use of computer resources at the Music Technology Labs at Maynooth University; access to studio space, with the possibility of working towards recording and production projects; opportunities to have compositions performed; individual tutorial time with a designated advisor; expert advice on musical and technical issues from composers and researchers at the cutting edge of their fields.

To download a brochure please visit our website.

Closing date
Early Admission deadline 31 March 2016
Application deadline 30 June 2016

Fees and funding

International students
€13,500

For funding and scholarship opportunities see here.

Qualification and course duration

MA(Mus)

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Department of Music
Email
gordon.delap@nuim.ie