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Music - Composition

McGill University

Bachelor On Campus
48 months
Duration
20229 CAD/year
7940 CAD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The Bachelor of Music - Composition program at McGill University offers students a solid grounding in the basics of classical music composition for instruments and voices, with or without electronics.

Overview

Overview

The Music - Composition program offered by McGill University is achieved through lecture courses and tutorials (private composition lessons in the third and fourth years of the program). The study of topics related to music theory helps to hone students' compositional technique, while the study of topics related to music history helps to develops students' critical thinking skills.

Free elective courses allow students either to focus on an area of secondary interest as a minor degree, or to pursue a broader range of course offerings, either within or outside the Schulich School of Music.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Digital Studio Composition
  • Orchestration
  • Topics in Composition
  • Musicianship Training
  • Post-Tonal Musicianship

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
79
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
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Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
79
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
Start practicing IELTS today!

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Copy of high school transcript, including mid-year/final 1st semester results for final year
  • Copy of GCSE/IGCSE/O-Level/CSEC or MYP exams, if written
  • Predicted IB results
  • If IB Diploma is completed, a copy of the final results is required in lieu of the above.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    20229 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 20229 CAD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    7940 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7940 CAD per year and a duration of 48 months.
Local: 2,544 CAD per year

Funding

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