Taught course

Music (Composition)

Institution
University of Southampton · School of Humanities
Qualifications
MMus

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Entry requirements

First- or upper second-class honours degree, or an equivalent standard in other qualifications approved by the University in Music or a cognate discipline

Months of entry

September

Course content

The MMus Music Composition programme gives you the opportunity to specialise in various elements of musical composition. On this course, you’ll learn about current trends in composition and explore major 20th and 21st century musical developments. You'll dig into the aesthetic, technical and critical issues in modern compositional practice and undertake an in-depth analysis of your chosen compositional genres, materials, techniques and forms.

Information for international students

Band C IELTS 6.5 overall, with a minimum of 6.0 in all components, or an equivalent standard in other qualifications approved by the University.

Fees and funding

UK students
£9,250
International students
£18,812

Please see the funding page.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

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

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Admissions Enquiries
Email
pgapply.fh@southampton.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 23 8059 8062