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Master of Music (Musicology/Ethnomusicology)

      Course overview

      • 2 years full time / 4 years part time
      • Parkville campus located in the heart of Melbourne city
      • Available to domestic students

      Overview

      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

      Or

      • 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.

      Or

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

      Candidates also participate in the weekly Postgraduate Seminar.