Brunel University London

Course Introduction

This course enables students to develop a comprehensive and sophisticated understanding of a range of practical and theoretical approaches to contemporary musical materials, and of their historical and cultural contexts.

Course Modules

Modules include: locating practice; experimental music techniques; experimental music portfolio; major project (for MMus); dissertation (for MA).

Course Additional Entry

Applicants must have a UK 1st or 2nd Class (2.1) UK Honours degree or equivalent internationally recognised qualification usually in music, music technology, or a related arts discipline. Other qualifications and relevant professional or practical experience will be assessed on an individual basis. Applicants will be required to attend an interview. Entry criteria are subject to change. English language requirements: IELTS: 7 (min 6 in all areas); Pearson: 64 (51 in all subscores); BrunELT: 70 per cent (min 60 per cent in all areas).

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate) £15,400  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate) £7,300  Academic year. First year home fees
2 years
Part Time
MA (Postgraduate) £7,700  Academic year. First year overseas fees
2 years
Part Time
MA (Postgraduate) £3,650  Academic year. First year home fees
1 year
Full Time
MMus
2 years
Part Time
MMus