Sound & Music Computing

This MSc programme caters for students who want to concentrate on technical aspects of the music and creative industries. It covers the areas of music application development, audio signal processing, sound synthesis, acoustics, and computer programming. It is taught in the state-of-the-art facilities of the Music Technology Laboratory of the Music Department.

Entry requirements

Applicants must have a recognised primary degree which is considered equivalent to Irish university primary degree level, with a 2.1 class Honours as a minimum (or equivalent).

Minimum English language requirements: please visit Maynooth University International Office website for information about English language tests accepted and required scores. The requirements specified are applicable for both EU and non-EU applicants.

Subjects taught

Students take 30 credits of taught modules in SEM1 and 2 and complete a thesis/technical project for the remaining 30 ECTS over the Summer months, for which individual supervision is provided.

Duration

1 year full-time, 2 years part-time.

Post Course Info

Roles in Music and Media
Creative Industries
Software Development
Academic Research

More details
  • Qualification letters

    MSc

  • Qualifications

    Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)

  • Attendance type

    Full time,Part time,Daytime

  • Apply to

    PAC