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Master of Performing Arts (Music)

This programme offered with 56 credit the duration of the course is 3 semesters minimum and 8 semesters maximum. Candidates will be able to understand and analyze advanced theory of music in classical music as well as contemporary music which will help in research of analytical writing skill. Candidates will also able to discuss critically issues pertaining to music education and pedagogy. Candidates also have the opportunity to learn the technique of composing, knowledge of using the computer and studio at a higher level, ethnomusicology, and music production.


Benefits

Candidates will have the opportunity to learn the advanced theory of music in classical music as well as contemporary music which will help in research of analytical writing skill. The programme also designed for candidates to explore the development of methodology used in the field of musicology, ethnomusicology, composition and education research.

Career Opportunity
  •  Music Producer
  •  Composer
  •  Ethnomusicologist
  •  Researcher
  •  Music arranger
  •  Lecturer
  •  Music teacher
Course Structure

COURSE CODE

COURSE TITLE

CREDIT

A – COURSE COMPONENT

A1. Core Courses

RRGA6107

Methodology in Music Research

4

RRGA6102

Seminar on Performing Arts Theory

3

RMGA6101

Theory & Structural Analysis of Music

3

Total Credits

10

A2. Electives Courses

(Choose 2 courses)

RMGA6301

Computer Music

3

RMGA6302

Music Transcription

3

RMGA6304

Research in Music Education

3

RMGA6305

Advanced Studies in Piano and Piano Pedagogy

3

RMGA6306

Seminar on Ethnomusicology

3

RMGA6307

Music Curriculum & Pedagogy

3

RMGA6373

Orchestra Management

3

RMGA6374

Composition

3

RMGA6375

Music Production

3

RMGA6376

Music Technology

3

RRGA6301

Topics in Performing Arts

3

RRGA6380

Studies in Specific Topics

3

Total Credits

6

 

B – DISSERTATION COMPONENTS

 

Dissertation

40

Total Credits

40

 

GRAND TOTAL

56

Entry Requirement

A Bachelor’s Degree (Hons.) or its equivalent in the related field*

* Note:

  • Preference will be given to applicants with a Bachelor’s Degree with CGPA 3.0 and above or its equivalent.
  • Applicants with a Bachelor’s Degree with CGPA 3.7 and above can apply directly for the PhD programme.
Intake Schedule

September 2014 and Jan 2015.

Fees
Last Update: July 18, 2017

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