Trinity College Dublin


Course Name Music
Course Provider Trinity College Dublin
Course Code TR002
Course Type Higher Education CAO
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major University of Dublin Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Dublin City Centre
Qualification Letters BA (Hons)
Duration 4 years
Leaving Certificate Entry Requirements

Expand+This is a restricted entry course. Applications must be submitted by 1 February 2019

Applicants will be required to attend an entrance examination, scheduled for Saturday 30 March 2019.

Specimen examination papers are available for download fr...

Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme LCVP Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme Link Modules
These modules are accepted for scoring purposes only and are awarded the following points: Distinction 66, Merit 46, Pass 28.
Mature Applicants

Expand+All undergraduate courses in Trinity are open to mature applicants. Mature student applicants are not required to satisfy the normal minimum entry requirements and are not required to meet competitive academic entry levels (e.g. Leaving Certificate p...

Alternative Entry Please Refer to:
Higher Education Access Route HEAR Web Page - Click Here
Disability Access Route to Education DARE Web Page - Click Here
Number of Places Places 2018: 15
Link to Course Fee Web Page - Click Here
CAO Application Dates and Fees

Expand+Early online application (discounted): Fee €30 Closing Date: 20th January 2019 at 5:15pm

Normal online application: Fee €45 Closing Date: 1st February 2019 at 5:15pm

You should avoid submitting an application close to a closing date. No extens...

Restricted Entry Yes
Course Content

Expand+What is Music?
Music is a discipline that stretches back to the ancient world. One of the seven original liberal arts, music maintains a place in the University as a subject of broad and passionate interest to composers, musicologists, performers, t...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Your degree and what you’ll study

The Single Honours and Joint Honours options provide a thorough grounding in the basic skills of musicianship and academic study. Students receive extensive training in aural and keyboard skills, learn the histor...

Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Graduate skills and career opportunities
The employment record for Trinity’s graduates in Music is excellent. Recent alumni have established successful careers as composers, music producers (for television, radio, or recording companies), performer...

Further Enquiries GET IN TOUCH!
Anyone considering studying Music is welcome to visit the department, to sit in on lectures, to speak to members of staff, and to meet current students. Office hours are 10.00-16.30, Monday to Friday. To make an appointment, please see our contact details below.
Tel: +353 1 896 1120

Social Media:
Music Composition Centre on Twitter:
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Points History
Year Points
2019 435 # (Test / Interview / Portfolio / Audition)
2018 345 # (Test / Interview / Portfolio / Audition)
2017 390 # (Test / Interview / Portfolio / Audition)