City University London

Course Introduction

The course aims to develop both critical and creative approaches to musical practice and study as well as providing exceptional training in fundamental research skills which may also be useful in later doctoral study.

Course Modules

Modules include: Musicology; researching music in contemporary culture; dissertation; digital cultures; popular music and society; audiences and marketing; professional placement; music project.

Course Additional Entry

An undergraduate degree in music is preferable, however, applicants who have an advanced level in performance or composition may also be considered for those pathways.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate) £13,500  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate) £7,500  Academic year. First year home fees
2 years
Part Time
MA (Postgraduate) £6,750  Academic year. First year overseas fees
2 years
Part Time
MA (Postgraduate) £4,000  Academic year. First year home fees