Music - Traditional Music

Dundalk Institute of Technology


Course Name Music - Traditional Music
Course Provider Dundalk Institute of Technology
Course Code DK966
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major Dundalk Institute of Technology Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Online, Daytime
Location (Districts) Dundalk
Qualification Letters MA
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Starting Date September 2019
Application Date How to Apply

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Duration 18 months
Entry Requirements

Expand+Second class honours degree in any music genre or a related discipline. Entry is open to applicants from any music genre or relevant music background, and is subject to acceptance at interview. Shortlisting of applicants for interview, based on submi...

Number of Places 15
Course Content

Expand+This taught, 2-semester online Masters Programme programme is rooted in Irish traditional music while also exploring outwards into the neighbouring traditions which have impacted on Irish music. The programme combines academic research, performance p...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Students will study:

•Irish Traditional music performance style and contexts
•Traditional music collection and archiving
•Scottish music style, forms and repertoire
•Popular music aesthetics and sociology
•English Traditional music and song

Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Graduates would have eligibility potential for a wide span of Traditional music and Arts related employment niches which require specialist field knowledge and aesthetic judgment and sensitivity to community and cultural values. Such include:


Further Enquiries Helen Lawlor (Programme Director)
Phone: +353 (0)42 937 0200 Ext. 2989
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