Taught course

Musicology

Institution
University of Edinburgh · School of Arts, Culture and Environment
Qualifications
MMus

Entry requirements

Normally a UK 2:1 honours degree, or its international equivalent), in music. We may consider your application if you have a UK 2:1 honours degree, or its international equivalent, in another relevant subject.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This programme offers an intense introduction to music research, broadly defined.

You will be introduced to a wide range of methodologies and debates in musicology and will develop the critical skills needed to pursue your own research.

You will be taught by leading academics with diverse research interests, including music and film, jazz studies, popular music, fifteenth century music, music analysis, music and politics, opera, music cognition and music instrument research.

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

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MMus
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Edinburgh College of Art Postgraduate Admissions
Email
cahss.pgadmissions@ed.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)131 650 4086