Doctors/Masters Level

Master of Music (Music Therapy)

Available fulltime and part time (domestic), only fulltime for international students (part-time study options available)
Parkville campus
Available to Domestic and International students
Semester 1 & 2 entry
Course CRICOS code: 006671A
The Master of Music (Music Therapy) is a research degree in which students undertake research in Music Therapy. Candidates undertake a significant research project and prepare a thesis of approximately 30,000 - 40,000 words. Candidates also participate in the regular Postgraduate Seminar, as well as biannual intensive research weekends with international scholars who provide additional feedback on projects. Research in Music Therapy is significantly supported and promoted by NaMTRU - National Music Therapy Research Unit.

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RTP only. Australian fee-paying places not available.

This course is supported by the Australian Government Research Training Program (RTP). Under the RTP, domestic students are exempt from tuition fees for the normal duration of the course. This exemption is valid for up to four years for students enrolled in a doctoral program and up to two years for a research master’s degree. More details on RTP and other fees you may need to pay.

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