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The Department of Music at City provides an opportunity to study music in a friendly and informal atmosphere and offers access to excellent facilities. There are two types of courses available for study abroad students, courses for non-specialists, and courses for students who are music majors/minors

The following courses are expected to be offered for Study Abroad students in 2020/21:

Courses for liberal arts or non-music specialists

Autumn/Fall semesterSpring semester
MU2999 Popular Music in BritainMU2999 Popular Music in Britain

MU2201 Electronic Dance Music

MU3105 Global Perspectives
MU2128 Performance PracticeMU3116 Popular Music Now!
MU2077 Interdisciplinarity and Collaborative ProcessMU3134 Music, Sound and the Environment

Courses for music majors/minors

Music ensembles will not be available for study abroad students in 20/21.  The information below is for students for entry in 2021/22

Autumn/Fall semester 2021Spring semester 2022
MU2204 Ensemble Performance 2AMU2204 Ensemble Performance 2A

Students would take two music ensembles, the list of possible ensembles changes every year but we expect the following to be available in 2021/22:
  • Chamber Choir
  • Jazz and Improvisation Ensemble
  • African Dance and Drumming
  • Experimental Ensemble
  • Civitas (choir)
  • Field Recording
  • Balkan
  • Javanese Gamelan
  • Balianese Gamelan
  • Chamber Orchestra (restricted to students who are available for January and May assessments)

For more information about music performance for Study Abroad please contact the Study Abroad Office

Course descriptions are for 2020/21 and are subject to change. If a course description is not shown please contact the Study Abroad Office for the most up-to-date version.

It is occasionally necessary to limit places on particular modules, and/or cancel modules due to lecturer availability, so we are unable to guarantee the running or availability of any modules.