Music - Creative Music Technologies

Maynooth University


Course Name Music - Creative Music Technologies
Course Provider Maynooth University
Course Code MHT50 MHT51
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 MA
PAC Application Information

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PAC Code
MHT50 Full-time
MHT51 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

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...

Course Content

Expand+The MA in Creative Music Technologies degree is a skills conversion programme. The programme is aimed at graduates, with musical abilities, who would like to explore musical applications of technology. The programme accepts graduates from any primary...

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 portfolio 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
Address Dept of Music, Logic House, Maynooth University, Maynooth, Co Kildare
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