Arts - Music

University College Cork

 

Course Name Arts - Music
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code CK104
Course Type Higher Education CAO
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Cork City
Qualification Letters BA (Hons)/BMus
Duration 3 or 4 years

There is an option to add a further year to study abroad or to complete a BMus degree.
Specific Subjects or Course Requirements Minimum grade H5 in two subjects and minimum grade O6/H7 in four other subjects. Subjects must include Irish, English and another language.

Additional requirements: Applicants are also required to pass a music entrance exam and will be called for this automatically once the application is made through the CAO.
Leaving Certificate General Entry Requirements

Expand+To compete for a place as a school leaver, an applicant must satisfy the minimum entry requirements as well as any specific programme requirements, and then compete on the basis of the results obtained in their school leaving examinations.

Applic...

Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme LCVP Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme LCVP

Distinction 66
Merit 46
Pass 28

LCVP can be counted for points scoring purposes only and cannot be counted as one of the six subjects to satisfy minimum entry requirements.
QQI FET Applicants General Information

Expand+QQI FET (FETAC) Students
Entry to degree programmes at UCC is available on a competitive basis to students who present with a recognised QQI award. For a full list of linked programmes, and the relevant QQI FET requirements, see www.ucc.ie/ e...

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Mature Applicants

Expand+Approximately six places are available on this course for mature students. Applicants should apply directly through the CAO, include a statement of interest, and must also apply separately to sit the Mature Student Admissions Pathway (MSAP) test. Mat...

Alternative Entry For information on alternative entry go to: https://www.ucc.ie/en/study/undergrad/how/
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CAO Application Dates and Fees

Expand+Entry 2021 - Restricted Course

Early online application (discounted): Fee €30 Closing Date: 20 January 2021 at 5:15pm

Normal online application: Fee €45 Closing Date: 1 February 2021 at 5:15pm

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Restricted Entry Yes
Course Content

Expand+Course Outline
The BA (Arts-Music) now offers three pathways after first year. You can study for the BA Arts-Music (3yrs), BMus (4 yrs) or the BA Arts-Music International (4yrs). Regardless of which pathway you wish to pursue, in First Year you will...

Subjects Taught

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The BA (Hons) Arts-Music combines two kinds of learning. First, students create music through solo and ensemble performance, improvisation, composition, aural training, applied work in education or in the computer music studio. Second, you i...

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Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Skills and Careers Information
BA (Hons) Arts - Music graduates have a great record for finding employment. Employers recognise Music degrees as being particularly rich in transferable skills, and varied in breadth of learning, a facet reinforced by...

Further Enquiries Contact details for this course
Finola Horgan
music@ucc.ie
+ 353 21 490 4530
http://www.music.ucc.ie
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Points History
Year Points
2021 339 # (Test / Interview / Portfolio / Audition)
2020 302 # (Test / Interview / Portfolio / Audition)
2019 340 # (Test / Interview / Portfolio / Audition)