Sound & Music Computing

Maynooth University


Course Name Sound & Music Computing
Course Provider Maynooth University
Course Code MHT62 MHT63
Course Type Postgraduate
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 MSc
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PAC Code
MHT62 Full-time
MHT63 Part-time

The following information should be forwarded to PAC, 1 Courthouse Square, Galway or uploaded to your online application form:


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Duration 1 year full-time, 2 years part-time.
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Entry Requirements Applicants must have a recognised primary degree which is considered equivalent to Irish university primary degree level, with a 2.1 class Honours as a minimum (or equivalent).

Minimum English language requirements: please visit Maynooth University International Office website for information about English language tests accepted and required scores. The requirements specified are applicable for both EU and non-EU applicants.
Course Content This MSc programme caters for students who want to concentrate on technical aspects of the music and creative industries. It covers the areas of music application development, audio signal processing, sound synthesis, acoustics, and computer programming. It is taught in the state-of-the-art facilities of the Music Technology Laboratory of the Music Department.
Subjects Taught Students take 30 credits of taught modules in SEM1 and 2 and complete a thesis/technical project for the remaining 30 ECTS over the Summer months, for which individual supervision is provided.
Careers or Further Progression Roles in Music and Media
Creative Industries
Software Development
Academic Research
Further Enquiries Programme Director Prof. Vincent Lazzarini
Tel +353 (0)1 708 3733
Address Dept of Music, Logic House, Maynooth University, Maynooth, Co Kildare
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