Master of Musical Arts

Massey University

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Entry requirements

Bachelor of Music with First Class Honours (or Second Class Honours Div I) or equivalent. Audition or portfolio. Acceptance by NZSM Postgraduate Committee as a candidate.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The Master of Musical Arts will equip composers, sonic artists and performers with the necessary skills to become leaders in their field as practitioners and innovators. They will be valuable assets to society as teachers at secondary and tertiary level, and in the private sector.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Performing Arts at this level can earn:


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Data as at November 2022

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 627 739
Phone: (06) 356 9099
Fax: (06) 350 2263

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