THE UNIVERSITY of EDINBURGH
DEGREE REGULATIONS & PROGRAMMES OF STUDY 2008/2009
MMus Dissertation (P00302)
On successful completion of coursework MMus students in Musicology and Musical Instrument Research prepare, under supervision, for the submission of a dissertation on a chosen topic. MMus Musicology students may also submit an edition of a musical document.
? Costs : n/a
Home subject area
? Normal year taken : Postgraduate
? Contact Teaching Time : 30 minutes per week for 16 weeks
? Additional Class Information : By arrangement with supervisor
Summary of Intended Learning Outcomes
Students will have carried out an extended period of research into their chosen topic and will have learned how to present the results in an appropriate scholarly way.
A disssertation of c. 15,000 words or an edition of a musical document accompanied by a commentary of c. 5,000 words. The dissertation should include the appropriate scholarly apparatus (such as footnoting, musical examples, tables, a properly-organised bibliograpy), utilising appropriate forms of word- and music-processing software.
Contact and Further Information
The Course Secretary should be the first point of contact for all enquiries.
Mrs Lesley Mayne
Prof Simon Frith
School Website : http://www.ace.ed.ac.uk/
College Website : http://www.hss.ed.ac.uk/