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Degree of Master of Arts in Music Education (MA Mus.Ed.)

Degree of Master of Arts in Music Education (MA Mus.Ed.) is a course run by Mary Immaculate College, Limerick. Degree of Master of Arts in Music Education (MA Mus.Ed.) gives a Course Qualification of Masters Degree, awarded by University of Limerick. For more information about Degree of Master of Arts in Music Education (MA Mus.Ed.) at Mary Immaculate College, please review the details below.

The Department of Arts Education and Physical Education in association with the Department of Music offer this specialised MA degree in Music Education. The degree involves an exploration of music teaching and learning processes from a range of social science perspectives and involves interdisciplinary studies in Education, Music and other related fields.

Who the course is for?

Anyone with an interest in music education including:

  •  Teachers (at primary, post-primary and music school/college levels)
  •  Policymakers
  •  Community/outreach workers
  •  Curriculum support personnel
  •  Professional/community musicians
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Training ProviderMary Immaculate College
Course LocationLimerick City, Limerick
Course QualificationMasters Degree
Awarding BodyUniversity of Limerick
Course DurationTwo years
Course TimePART-TIME MODE (Two Years) The part-time course requires 6 contact hours per week over two semesters in Year One. Parts of these modules will be delivered online. 3 contact hours per week are required during the first semester of Year Two. A week-long summer course occurs in Year One also. Taught modules will normally be delivered in the evenings. Additional seminars and workshops may be included, as appropriate. Dissertation work will be carried out in Year Two.
Course FeeEU fee: €3,820 part time. Non-EU fee: . €7,620 part time.
Entry RequirementsApplicants will normally hold either: a) an honours primary degree with Music along with a post-graduate qualification in Education, or b) an honours primary degree in Education with Music. Applicants with equivalent, appropriate qualifications along with relevant professional experience may also be considered on a case by case basis.
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