A music course with an individual approach to each student within a coherent but flexible modular degree programme in central London. Leads to advanced work in four areas of musical studies: history of music, performance and aural training, free composition, and musical analysis.
Year 1 examples: Techniques of composition (harmony and counterpoint); issues and topics in music history; music and globalisation since 1900; aural training; writing about music. Year 2 examples: Introduction to medieval music I and II; western music and race; keyboard music from JS Bach to Beethoven; Wagner; the symphony from Berlioz to Mahler; narrative and lyricism in 19th'century song. Year 3 examples: Mozart in Vienna; performance practice on record; the Beethoven myth; opera and reason; origins of 20th century music; gender and sexuality in Indian music.
|Duration & Attendance||Qualification||Tuition fees|
|BMus (Hons)||£9,000 Academic year. First year home fees|
- GCE A-level AAB
- SQA Higher
- European Baccalaureate 85%
- International Baccalaureate 35
- SQA Advanced Higher AB
- Course specific
- GCE AS-level
- BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma
- BTEC Level 3 Diploma
- BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma
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- The course is well organised and is running smoothly 65%
- I have been able to access general IT resources when I needed to 88%
- The library resources and services are good enough for my needs 65%
|Studying and working||10|
Total Written: 18%
Total Coursework: 62%
Total Practical: 20%