Music - Creative Music Technologies

Maynooth University

 

Course Name Music - Creative Music Technologies
Course Provider Maynooth University
Course Code MHT50 MHT51
Course Type Postgraduate
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Maynooth
Qualification Letters MA
Application Date All applications should be made through the PAC system.

Closing Date : 30 June 2019
PAC Application Information

Expand+Applications for all Maynooth University postgraduate programmes must be made online through the Postgraduate Applications Centre (PAC) at www.pac.ie/maynoothuniversity This is an online application system that allows applicants, for a fee of €50, to...

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Duration MHT50: 1 year Full-time
MHT51: 2 years Part-time
Course Fee In general, there are two levels of fees payable. EU students from EU countries including Ireland pay a subsidised level of fees for both taught courses and research programmes. Tuition fees for students from outside the EU are not subsidised and are thus somewhat higher than for EU students.
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Financial Support

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Postgraduate students are sometimes eligible for more than funding. Tax relief and some medical entitlements are also a possibility. You can find information about budgeting, medical entitlements and tax relief by visiting: www.maynoothuni...

Entry Requirements

Expand+Honours degree normally with a minimum of Grade 2.1. Students with a primary degree other than Music would normally have to demonstrate some degree of musical training and affinity. Interview required. Applicants must have a recognised primary degree...

Comment

Expand+The Department of Music at Maynooth University is renowned for its long and proud tradition of composition, musicology, performance and music technology, immersing students in a vibrant, challenging and creative educational environment. Students will...

Course Content

Expand+The MA in Creative Music Technologies degree is directed towards students with musical ability who would like to explore the musical applications of technology. It offers full use of computer resources at the Music Technology Labs at NUI Maynooth; ac...

Subjects Taught The course is structured around a number of options covering all aspects of Computer Music, from acoustics to computer programming, including audio signal processing, synthesis and recording engineering. In addition, students will complete a research project, which can take the form a composition potfolio or a thesis in a computer music-related topic. Foreign language instruction is also available through the Maynooth University Language Centre.
Careers or Further Progression Recent graduates have been employed in the following areas:

PhD study in electronic music composition
PhD study in musical interface design
Music software development
Music Production
Post-production
Sound engineering
Third level education
Arts Administration
Radio production
Further Enquiries Programme Director: Dr Gordon Delap
Tel: +353 (0)1 708 3794
Email: gordon.delap@nuim.ie
Website: https://www.maynoothuniversity.ie/music
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