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Degree

Master of Arts in Ethnomusicology

master

Degree

Master of Arts in Ethnomusicology

Quick facts

  • Tuition

    $4,833 CAD

  • Application fee

    $120 CAD

  • Duration

    2 years

  • PGWP

    2-3 years

  • Min GPA

    3.33 out of 4.33

Options
Course-based
Thesis

These items are optional and you can choose them as you wish after applying for the course.

Deadlines

Term start & deadline Deadline
Fall-September 15-January-2021 2021-01-15

Overview

Master of Arts in Ethnomusicology

The M.A. program will normally be completed within five consecutive semesters of full-time study. The degree is normally taken by completing course work and a major research paper. 

In special circumstances, a student may apply to complete the degree by completing course work and a thesis. Demonstration of competence in a language other than English may be required if warranted by the research proposed by the student.

Estimate your cost

Residency
Count of person

$6,780

Total costs

yearly

Details


Cost of living 1 person $7,536
Accommodation 1 bed room $1,947
Tuition 1 person $4,833

Hourly wage

Min wage

13.70 CAD / 1 hour

in Canada every student can work 20 hour per week

Required documents

1_ Transcript(s) and confirmation of degree
2_ Letters of appraisal
3_ Resume/CV
4_ Proof of English proficiency
5_ Sample of writing

Language requirements

GRE
not required
GMAT
not required

IELTS

6.5
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writing
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TOEFL

80
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writing
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speaking
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PTE

58
listening
58
writing
58
speaking
58
reading

Cambridge

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Language pathway (conditional offer) is available
Applicants who have provisional acceptance to Memorial University of Newfoundland, but have not obtained the English language proficiency requirements to be admitted, have the opportunity to take part in the Memorial University of Newfoundland's Intensive English Program (IEP).

Applicants in the IEP may provide evidence of reaching the required English language proficiency by way of their performance in their IEP coursework, or by achieving an acceptable score on an institutionally recognized test or one of the standardized tests stated blow.

Academic background and requirement

Bachelor's degree (minimum ‘B+’ standing) in Music or an appropriate area of study in Humanities or Social Science.

Applicants from a discipline other than Music will be expected to demonstrate the following skills: 

(1) competent performance in any musical tradition, as judged by a musician knowledgeable about the tradition, 

(2) knowledge of culturally appropriate language for discussion of performance techniques in that tradition, and 

(3) ability to discuss musical details on the basis of aural and/or written sources, as appropriate to that tradition

Contact a faculty supervisor:

Graduate applicants interested in research-based programs are strongly encouraged to connect with a faculty supervisor at the time of application.

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