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Monash University

The honours degree of Bachelor of Music

Course code: 0822 ~ Course abbreviation: BMus(Hons) ~ Total credit points required: 48 ~ 1 year full-time, 2 years part-time ~ Managing faculty: Arts

Study mode and course location

On-campus (Clayton)

Course description

Honours is a prestigious program comprising a fourth year of coursework and research after the completion of a Bachelor of Music. Students choose a topic and undertake research working with a carefully selected supervisor who provides individual guidance and academic counselling.

Course objectives

Upon successful completion of the honours program, students will have extended their undergraduate knowledge in a specific area of music through in-depth research and built upon their skills in the areas of research, analysis, writing and other forms of communication.

Course structure

A student must complete 48 points, including a thesis, as well as additional coursework units chosen from the relevant area of music studies.

Course requirements

Students should speak contact the honours coordinator from the relevant school for details of discipline-specific requirements.

Contact details

Course coordinator

Craig De Wilde