Advanced Musical Studies allows students to meet individual goals to pursue a particular interest in musicology, ethnomusicology or composition. Ideal as a step into further research or to develop skills in the media, arts and other related bodies.
- King's graduates enjoy one of the best employment rates and starting salaries in the UK. Ranked 6th in the UK for graduate employment (Times and Sunday Times Good Universities Guide 2016)
- Individual supervision
- Tailor-made topic of study
- Located in the heart of London
Visit the website: http://www.kcl.ac.uk/study/postgraduate/taught-courses/advanced-musical-studies-pg-cert.aspx
Your programme will be formulated to cater for your specific needs on an individual basis. It may comprise either a written project of between 10,000 and 20,000 words on a topic approved by your supervisor, or a substantial composition or group of compositions. This will depend on whether you are following the musicology, ethnomusicology or composition pathways.
- Course purpose
For graduate students who wish to pursue a particular interest in the fields of musicology, ethnomusicology or composition.
- Course format and assessment
Your completed project (written work or composition) will be read by at least two examiners and the result approved by an external examiner.
Our students may develop their skills in careers in the media, arts and work in other related bodies. Others go on to further research, while some return to their successful music careers.
How to apply: http://www.kcl.ac.uk/study/postgraduate/apply/taught-courses.aspx
To study for a postgraduate degree at King’s College London
is to study at the city’s most central university and at one of the top 21 universities worldwide (2016 QS World Rankings). Graduates will benefit from close connections with the UK’s professional, political, legal, commercial, scientific and cultural life, while the excellent reputation of our MA and MRes programmes ensures our postgraduate alumni are highly sought after by some of the world’s most prestigious employers. We provide graduates with skills that are highly valued in business, government, academia and the professions.
Scholarships & Funding:
All current PGT offer-holders and new PGT applicants are welcome to apply for the scholarships. For more information and to learn how to apply visit: http://www.kcl.ac.uk/study/postgraduate/fees-and-funding/index.aspx
Free language tuition with the Modern Language Centre:
If you are studying for any postgraduate taught degree at King’s you can take a module from a choice of over 25 languages without any additional cost. Visit: http://www.kcl.ac.uk/mlc
(2017/2018): Full time UK/EU fees: £3,150. Full time Overseas fees: £6,140