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TR001-MU
Arts - Music

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Undergraduate awards typically reflect three to five years of study after secondary school and include Ordinary (Level 7) and Honours Bachelor Degrees and Higher Diplomas (Level 8's).

Undergraduate awards may be achieved directly or through a series of progression steps. Learners may choose to progress upwards from a Level 5 to a Level 6, Level 7 and finally a Level 8.

Undergraduate awards are awarded by the QQI, HEA or Higher Education Institutes.

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4 Years
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430 577*

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430 577

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The single honour and two-subject courses (TSM) provide a thorough grounding in the basic skills of musicianship and academic study. Students receive extensive training in aural and keyboard skills, learn the history and theory of art music from the medieval period to the present day, and choose modules in jazz, rock, popular, vernacular, and world music. If you are interested in understanding music’s place in society, developing music technology skills, writing music, or improving your skills as an informed performer, this course could be for you. Music students can apply to study abroad in European universities with the Erasmus programme. 

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This course is part of a Two-Subject Moderatorship (TSM).

The following are the CAO codes used for CAO applications to specific two-subject combinations for TCD from 2017:
CAO Code Title Points 2017
TR629  Music/Philosophy  (Restricted)  485*
TR630  Music/Psychology  (Restricted)  555*
TR635  Music/Drama Studies  (Restricted)  469
TR268  English Literature/Music  (Restricted)  507
TR298  French/Music  (Restricted)  430*
TR320  Film Studies/Music  (Restricted)  500
TR448  History/Music  (Restricted)  520*
TR478  History of Art and Architecture/Music  (Restricted)  450*
TR508  Modern Irish/Music  (Restricted)  430*
TR598  Mathematics/Music  (Restricted)  577

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Recent alumni have established successful careers as composers, music producers (for television, radio, or recording companies), performers, conductors, administrators, teachers, and academics in institutions worldwide. Several recent graduates have been commissioned by organisations such as RTÉ. 



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