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Honours specialisation

Musicology/Ethnomusicology

Overview

Through the Musicology and Ethnomusicology specialisation you will conceive, plan and execute a substantial research project that demonstrates your capacity to think originally and independently within the chosen area of musicology or ethnomusicology. Your project will demonstrate a command of the writings at the forefront of your chosen field and show your ability to apply musicology or ethnomusicology research methodologies. You will also undertake a professional project and a number of advanced academic electives.

The Bachelor of Music (Honours) is an intensive and highly specialised one-year program designed to round off your undergraduate learning in music. The program prepares you for entry into the music profession and creates a direct pathway to graduate coursework and research opportunities in music.

Musicology and Ethnomusicology is also available as part of the Bachelor of Music.

Who is this course for?

The Musicology and Ethnomusicology specialisation is for students who have completed an undergraduate music course at the University of Melbourne or equivalent studies at another institution.