UCL (University College London)

Course Introduction

This course will introduce students to research and research'informed practice at the forefront of music education. The programme will provide tools for interrogating musical and educational assumptions, values and practices. It will support students to expand their understanding of effective music teaching, evaluation and assessment across the lifespan.

Course Modules

Core modules: Disciplines of music and music education part 1; disciplines of music and music education part ii. Optional modules: Students choose from a range including: critical studies music and music education; choral conducting leadership and communication; music technology in education.

Course Additional Entry

Normally a minimum of a 2nd Class Honours degree from a UK university, or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard in music, music education and/or arts education, or a related field of study. There may be particular circumstances where professional experience and/or study or work portfolio is considered by the programme leader(s) in order to satisfy entry requirements.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Distance Learning
MA (Postgraduate)
1 year
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate) £15,525  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate) £7,145  Academic year. First year home fees
1 year
Mixed Mode
MA (Postgraduate)
2 years
Part Time
MA (Postgraduate)
4 years
Variable
MA (Postgraduate)