Master of Music (Musicology/Ethnomusicology)

      Course overview

      • 2 years full time / 4 years part time
      • On Campus
      • Available to domestic and international students.


      The Master of Music (MMus) Musicology/Ethnomusicology is a research degree in which students undertake research in Musicology or Ethnomusicology.

      Musicology and Ethnomusicology candidates undertake a research project and prepare a thesis which may be presented as:

      • A study of approximately 30,000-40,000 words embodying the results of significant research


      • A transcription and edition of a substantial body of music together with a critical study of between 10,000-20,000 words on the music edited


      • A minor thesis of 20,000-25,000 words and 3 elective subjects

      Candidates also participate in the weekly Postgraduate Seminar.