Music - Cork School of Music

MTU - Cork Campuses

 

Course Name Music - Cork School of Music
Course Provider MTU - Cork Campuses
Alternative Provider(s) MTU - Cork School of Music, MTU - Munster Technological University
Course Code MT936
Course Type Higher Education CAO
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major Munster Technological University Level 8 NFQ
Apply To CAO
Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Cork City
Qualification Letters BMus (Hons)
Duration 4 Years (8 Semesters).
Specific Subjects or Course Requirements

Expand+Entry 2022
Score the necessary CAO points and meet Minimum entry requirements

6 Subjects
Subjects O6/H7 4
Subjects H5 2
Maths Grade Note 1
English or Irish Grade O6/H7

ENTRANCE TEST IS REQUIRED
For details, visit csm.mtu.ie Offers are ma...

Leaving Certificate General Entry Requirements

Expand+Entry 2022/2023
Applicants must be 16 years of age or over on 1st January of the year of entry to the course. For the majority of courses, applicants for first year admission to MTU must score the necessary CAO points and satisfy the relevant mini...

Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme LCVP Points Scoring for Leaving Certificate
Vocational Programme (LCVP) Link Module Holders of the LCVP apply in the normal way through the CAO. Points are awarded on the same basis as for the Leaving Certificate. The link modules ‘subject’ may not be used to meet the minimum entry requirements.

LCVP Grade Points
Distinction 66
Merit 46
Pass 28
Leaving Certificate Applied Programme LCAP Leaving Certificate Applied (LCA) programme
The LCA subjects do not meet the minimum requirements for entry to MTU full-time courses. Holders of Leaving Certificate Applied qualifications may wish to proceed to a FET-QQI course and in turn apply to third level on the basis of their FET-QQI award.
QQI FET Applicants General Information

Expand+QQI-FET Awards
MTU welcomes applications, via the CAO, from applicants who hold a QQI-FET award at level 5 or level 6. Your QQIFET award can be used as an alternative to the Leaving Certificate for application purposes. Please note some MTU prog...

QQI FET Entry Requirements Web Page - Click Here
Mature Applicants

Expand+The University welcomes applications from persons who will be 23 years of age and over on the 1st January of the proposed year of entry and who wish to be admitted as a mature student. Mature applicants should apply to the CAO before 5.15pm, 1st ...

Higher Education Access Route HEAR Web Page - Click Here
Disability Access Route to Education DARE Web Page - Click Here
Recognition of Prior Learning RPL Web Page - Click Here
Number of Places 30
Link to Course Fee Web Page - Click Here
Interview Entrance Exam necessary
CAO Application Dates and Fees

Expand+Entry 2022 - Restricted Course

Early online application (discounted): Fee €30 Closing Date: 20 January 2022 at 5pm

Normal online application: Fee €45 Closing Date: 1 February 2022 at 5pm

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

Restricted Entry Yes
Course Content

Expand+Overview
Music is the art or science of combining sounds and silence in order to produce a form that is satisfying and emotionally stimulating. The study of music involves the enhancement of instrumental skills, theoretical learning and unders...

Subjects Taught First Year at a Glance:
A comprehensive grounding in musicianship and technical skills, encompassing individual instrumental tuition and both small and large ensemble participation, aligned with music literacy and aural development.

The programme also offers the opportunity to engage with music technology and team building activities.
Comment

Expand+Question Time
Do I need to have Leaving Certificate Music?
Leaving Certificate Music is not an admission requirement. This is a restricted access course, you need to pass an entrance test and then you will be placed on a ranked list based on yo...

Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Further Studies
Suitably qualified graduates may apply either to undertake research (leading to the award of a MA and/or PhD), or to follow a taught master’s programme in either Music (Performance or Composition or Conducting) or Music & Tech...

Further Enquiries The Administrator
T: +353 (0)21 480 7307
E: csm.infoCork@mtu.ie
Course Web Page Web Page - Click Here
International Students Web Page - Click Here
 
Points History
Year Points
2021 904 # (Test / Interview / Portfolio / Audition)
2020 868 # (Test / Interview / Portfolio / Audition)
2019 633 # (Test / Interview / Portfolio / Audition)