Music MA/PgDip/PgCert

Bangor University

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Course info

This course allows you to develop and refine your knowledge and understanding in areas of musicological and/or ethnomusicological study. The programme will equip you with the skills and methodologies to undertake specialist research in your chosen area of expertise, and will hone high-level skills in critical thinking, conceptual thinking, problem-solving, analysis, communication, self-direction and originality. Specialism is offered in a range of areas, including Western music history (from ... READ MORE

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Full time | Bangor University | 1 year | SEP

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
12th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
72nd
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
33rd

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP
Full Time
1 year

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, February 2020

Tuition fees

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£7,000 per year
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£7,000 per year
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£15,800 per year
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Latest Music Studies reviews

Music Studies
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Gemma
26 Mar 20

Music BMus (Hons)

Its really great and I've learnt so much so far. The only problem with Bangor is that its very cut off from everywhere...
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DAI
28 Feb 20

Music BMus (Hons)

Bangor university is very good place to study and enhance my performing skill and knowledge. In addition, people...

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How Music Studies students rated:

Student rating ( 4.4) 46 reviews

5 star 66%
4 star 20%
3 star 6%
2 star 6%
1 star 2%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.5) 2,666 reviews

5 star 62%
4 star 29%
3 star 7%
2 star 1%
1 star 1%
Bangor University
CompUniGuide ranking
72nd
Student rating
Located in North Wales, between the mountains and the sea, Bangor University offers postgraduate degrees within three colleges: Arts, Humanities and Business Environmental Sciences and Engineering Human Sciences Known for its research work, Bangor is renowned in particular for its research into industries like accounting, electronic engineering, sports science and psychology. In fact, the last Research Excellence Framework (REF, 2014) recognised that three quarters of their research as being either world leading or internationally excellent. Bangor University has achieved a Gold Award, the highest rating possible, in the national Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF, 2017). The TEF assessment took into account teaching quality, learning environment and student outcomes and learning gain.

Where you'll study

Bangor University

Bangor (Wales)
LL57 2DG United Kingdom Nearest train station: Bangor   0.3 miles away

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