Master of Music Research

Program code

5602

Available at

Nathan

Gold Coast

Mount Gravatt

Logan

South Bank

Online

Offshore

Other

Duration

1.5 years full-time
3 years part-time

Credit points

120

Indicative fee

Exempt under RTP (more)

Offered in

Trimester 1

Next start date

  • Trimester 1 2018 for candidature and scholarships

Applications close

Tuesday, 3 October 2017

Next scholarship round closes

Tuesday, 3 October 2017

Why choose this program?

This degree, designed for the most promising performers and music industry professionals in the country, will help you develop high-level skills in musical practice and research. You will receive advanced musical training and be encouraged to adopt a reflective professional practice. You will have opportunities for innovative research and creative accomplishment and learn in your working environment.

Attendance information

This program is available to Domestic and International students at the South Bank campus. The program offered at the Australian National Academy of Music (ANAM) in Melbourne is available to Domestic students only.

The program will be offered full-time or part-time to Griffith University students.

Students applying through the Australian National Academy of Music (ANAM) will be offered full-time enrolment only.

Attendance will be on-campus at QCGU South Bank campus and/or at ANAM South Melbourne campus.

The course Music Production and Presentation will be offered through blended learning approaches incorporating face-to-face contact and online tasks. Supervision will similarly take place through face-to-face sessions and on-line engagement. For ANAM students, a proportion of coursework and supervision for the program will be accounted for within ANAM extant learning and teaching activities.

Student Income Support

From 2017, to be classed as a full-time student, you are required to enrol in a minimum number of credit points each standard study period. The minimum credit points for full-time enrolment in this program is 30 credit points.

Trimester 1 and Trimester 2 are deemed standard study periods. As Trimester 3 is a non-standard study period, continuing students moving from one year to the next will not be required to study during this trimester to be eligible for student income support.

Domestic students who commence in Trimester 3 may be eligible for student income support from the onset of study provided they are enrolled full-time in this study period.

Please refer to the Australian Government website for more details.

My career opportunities

You will be equipped to undertake further study, performance and research opportunities. Potential careers include solo performer, chamber musician, orchestral musician, music studio teacher, university lecturer, arts administrator. Students who successfully complete the Master of Music Research will be eligible to apply for entry to doctoral research programs.

Pathways to further study

Students who successfully complete the Master of Music Research program will be eligible to apply for entry to doctoral research programs.

Additional fee information

Domestic research candidates

Domestic candidates who are admitted to this Higher Degree Research (HDR) program are exempt from tuition fees. Candidates will be provided a Commonwealth Government Research Training Program (RTP) Fee Offset supplemented by tuition fee support from Griffith University.