Course - Post Graduate
Master of Arts in Music

Duration: 2 Years/ 4 Semesters
Eligibility: Any Bachelor’s degree with a Certificate/ Diploma in Music from any School of Music.

The course provides advanced learning in music theory and performance with special emphasis on cultural musical forms.

About the Course:-

Year

Competencies

Course Description

First Year
1st & 2nd Semester

Core Competencies
(with Specialisation)

  • Traditional Music:

a. Percussion b. Stringed c. Wind d. Songs (Any One)

  • Enhanced Technicalities in Music, Enhanced Music Performance, English and Communication

Second Year
3rd & 4th Semester

Core Competencies
(with Specialisation)

  • Traditional Music:

a. Percussion b. Stringed c. Wind d. Songs (Any One)

  • Music Event Management,
  • Music and Psychology(Any one)
  • English and Communication

 

Course of Study:
Traditional Music of Meghalaya, Western Music, Sound, Music Event Management, Music and Psychology, English and Communication.
This course is designed to bridge the gap between theory and practice ensuring optimum learning by the students.

  • Theoretical Knowledge: Lectures, Assignments, Group Discussions, Interactive Sessions
  • Practical Knowledge: Presentation, Reviews, Fieldwork and Field Visits, Public Performances, Community Projects, Research Project

Course Outline for MA in Music

Semester I

Course
Code

Subject

Credits

MMUS501:

Folk Music of North East India (Theory)

4

MMUS502:

Development of Traditional Music of Meghalaya I (T&P) (S/St/Pr/W).

4

MMUS503:

Proficiency in Western Music I (T&P)  (G/P/S)

4

MMUS504:

Sound Management I (T&P)

3

MMUS505:

Musical Performance I

3

ENGL501:

English and Communication I

3

 

TOTAL CREDITS

21

Semester II

Course
Code

Subject

Credits

MMUS511:

Development of Traditional Music of Meghalaya II (T&P) (S/St/Pr/W).

4

MMUS512:

Sound Management (T&P & Project)

3

MMUS513:

Proficiency in Western Music I (T&P)  (G/P/S)

4

MMUS514:

Music Aesthetics

4

MMUS515:

Musical Performance II

3

ENGL511:

English and Communication II

3

 

TOTAL CREDITS

21

Semester III

Course
Code

Subject

Credits

MMUS601:

Development of Traditional Music of Meghalaya III (T&P) (S/St/Pr/W)

4

MMUS602:

Taxonomy of Musical Instruments

4

MMUS603:

Research Methodology

5

MMUS604:

Music and Psychology

3

MMUS605:

Musical Performance III

3

ENGL601:

English and Communication III

2

 

TOTAL CREDITS

21

Semester IV

Course
Code

Subject

Credits

MMUS611:

Development of Traditional Music of Meghalaya IV (T&P) (S/St/Pr/W)

4

MMUS612:

Music Pedagogy

4

MMUS613:

Research Project

5

MMUS614:

Music Event Management and Marketing

3

MMUS615:

Musical Performance IV

3

ENGL611:

English and Communication IV

2

 

TOTAL CREDITS

21

Career prospects:

  • Music Teacher
  • Performer
  • Music Author
  • Music Arranger & Score Creator
  • Music Event Manager

This course is offered in:-

Martin Luther Christian University,
Nongrah Nonglum,
Meghalaya 793006

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Mission Statement

To contribute to the sustainable development of Meghalaya and Northeast India, while upholding and conserving its bio-cultural heritage, by providing knowledge and skills that will enable our students to become global citizens and by recognizing the Christian legacy of the University and its commitment to Christian institutions and the Christian community.

Our Pledge

We the incoming/outgoing students of the Martin Luther Christian University vow to always uphold the principles of Honesty, Sustainability, Tolerance and Respect, Quality, Perseverance, Humility, Teamwork, Leadership, Accountability and Recognition as upheld to us in the University. This pledge we make freely, fully understanding that these values will make us good humans and role models.

Contact Details

Martin Luther Christian University
Dongktieh, Block -1,
Nongrah, Shillong 793006
Meghalaya
Ph: 0364-2535467/0364- 2535437
E-mail: admin@mlcuniv.in , registrar@mlcuniv.in, admissions@mlcuniv.in
Website: www.mlcuniv.in