Music - Grangegorman

TU Dublin - City


Course Name Music - Grangegorman
Course Provider TU Dublin - City
Alternative Provider(s) TU Dublin - Technological University Dublin
Course Code TU963
Course Type Higher Education CAO
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major Technological University Dublin Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Grangegorman
Qualification Letters BMus (Hons)
Duration 4 Years
Specific Subjects or Course Requirements

Expand+Irish Leaving Certificate

Minimum No of Subjects: 6
Higher: 2 H5's

Minimum Grade in:
Maths: O6/H7
English or Irish: O6/H7

Applicants will be advised of and must attend an audition/interview in March/April.

For further information go...

Leaving Certificate General Entry Requirements

Expand+Minimum Entry Requirements
To be eligible for consideration for a programme an applicant must possess the minimum entry requirements for that programme.

Selection for entry to TU Dublin programmes will be determined on the basis of examination sc...

Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme LCVP The University recognises the Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme (LCVP) for admission purposes and results in the Link Modules element of the programme will be considered as follows:

Distinction 66 points
Merit 46 points
Pass 28 points

The Link Modules can be used as one of the six subjects for overall points calculation and may also be considered as a subject for the purposes of minimum entry requirements, dependent on the programme for which you are applying.
Leaving Certificate Applied Programme LCAP The Leaving Cert Applied Programme will not meet minimum entry requirements and will not be awarded points.
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Alternative Entry


Applicants with a Trade/Craft Qualification
For many of the programmes which specify a pass in five subjects in the Leaving Certificate Examination as the entry requirement, the...

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Number of Places 37
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Financial Support
Interview Audition

Expand+All applicants must pass an audition

1) Apply through CAO before Feb 1. This applies for all Irish, EU and UK applicants including Mature Applicants and Advanced Entry Applicants. All International Applicants should contact the TU Dublin Internati...

CAO Application Dates and Fees

Expand+Entry 2023 - Restricted Course

Early online application (discounted): Fee €30 Closing Date: 20 January 2023 at 5pm

Normal online application: Fee €45 Closing Date: 1 February 2023 at 5pm

Be sure to complete any action well in advance of ...

Restricted Entry Yes
Course Content

Expand+What is... Music?

There’s worldwide demand for the talents of Irish-trained musicians – both classical and traditional vocalists and musicians. This full-time degree programme will prepare you for a career as an instrumental or vocal performer...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Year 1
Performance Studies
Composition Techniques
History of Music
Aural Awareness and Analysis
Introductory Module in Irish Music
Music Technology
Supporting Musicianship (classical) or Studies in Irish Traditional Music: Style and Repertoire...

Comment Campus Location: Grangegorman
Careers or Further Progression What are my career opportunities?

On graduation, you may proceed to postgraduate studies leading to the award of MSc, MPhil or PhD at research institutes and universities worldwide.
Further Enquiries BMus Programme Chair
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Points History
Year Points
2022 425 # (Test / Interview / Portfolio / Audition)
2021 364 # (Test / Interview / Portfolio / Audition)
2020 416 # (Test / Interview / Portfolio / Audition)