Music - Irish Traditional Music Performance

University of Limerick


Course Name Music - Irish Traditional Music Performance
Course Provider University of Limerick
Course Code 19588 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major University of Limerick Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time
Location (Districts) Limerick City
Qualification Letters MA
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date: 09/Sep/2019
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Taught Programmes
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Research Programmes
Applications are accepted on an ongoing basis for research programmes. The applications for Research programmes are review each month by the Postgraduate Research Committee.
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Duration 1 year full time MAITMPTFAD
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Application Fee An Application Fee of €35 (electronically) or €40 Bank Draft/Cheque will apply to all taught postgraduate programmes.
Entry Requirements

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A primary degree in a suitable discipline with first or second class honours or an approved professional qualification (Primary Degree: Level 8 - National Qualifications Authority of Ireland).
An interview will be required in a...

Interview Yes
Portfolio Candidates may be required to submit additional audio visual and/or written material.
Course Content

The MA in Irish Traditional Music Performance is a one-year, full-time postgraduate programme designed to provide advanced tuition in the performance of Irish traditional music. Instrumental and vocal tuition is provided by a community...

Subjects Taught

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MU5611 Irish Traditional Music Practicum 1
MD6021 Introduction to Fieldwork Methods
MD6071 Writing and the Documentation of Practice 1
MD6081 Critical Engagement with Irish Traditional Music
MD6091 Professional Development for the Per...

Careers or Further Progression

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Nicole McKeever, MA
The MA in Irish Traditional Dance Performance programme at UL, under the directorship of Dr Catherine Foley, changed me as dancer both physically and mentally. It allowed me to become the professional dancer a...

Further Enquiries Dr Sandra Joyce
Tel: +353 (0) 61 202565
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