Music MMus by Composition

Durham University

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Students studying for a research degree concentrate on pursuing an independent research project devised in consultation with their supervisors. Musicologists and ethnomusicologists write a large-scale dissertation, and composers produce a portfolio of original compositions accompanied by a critical commentary. You will work under the guidance of an expert supervisory team and your progress will be reviewed periodically to support you in bringing the project to a successful conclusion. The ... READ MORE

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Full time | Durham University | 2 years | SEP

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44th / 131
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7th
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1st

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP
Full Time
2 years

Tuition fees

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More info: £4327 - 2019/20 fee. The same fee is also applicable for Island Students. Fees are subject to review and change in-line with inflation. The fee given is for 2019/20. There may be slight increase in the year 2020/21..

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More info: £4327 - 2019/20 fee. Fees are subject to review and change in-line with inflation. The fee given is for 2019/20. There may be slight increase in the year 2020/21..

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More info: £19250 - 2019/20 fee. Fees are subject to review and change in-line with inflation. The fee given is for 2019/20. There may be slight increase in the year 2020/21..

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Latest Music Studies reviews

Music Studies
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Student Reviewer
23 Feb 15

Music with Foundation BA (Hons)

Overall the uni is fantastic, helpful lecturers and friendly people. All societies are student led so there are lots of...

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Where you'll study

Durham University

The Palatine Centre Stockton Road Durham
DH1 3LE United Kingdom Nearest train station: Durham  0.3 miles away

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