B.A. Music and English and American Literature (Hons)

University of Kent
In Canterbury (Grossbritannien)

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  • Bachelor's degree
  • Canterbury (Grossbritannien)

University of Kent's Music programmes offers you the opportunity to develop your skills, knowledge and advanced understanding of the subject needed by todays musicians. You study a wide range of music, looking at earlier, historical styles as well as music that has evolved over the past few decades. Your technical skills in performance and music notation are an important feature of this degree, and we also encourage you to find your own creative voice with specialist composition modules.

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Wo und wann

Beginn Lage
01 September 2016
CT2 7PE, Kent, Grossbritannien
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Was lernen Sie in diesem Kurs?

American Literature
Skills and Training


Course Content

The course structure below gives a flavour of the modules that will be available to you and provides details of the content of this programme. This listing is based on the current curriculum and may change year to year in response to new curriculum developments and innovation. Most programmes will require you to study a combination of compulsory and optional modules, you may also have the option to take ‘wild’ modules from other programmes offered by the University in order that you may customise your programme and explore other subject areas of interest to you or that may further enhance your employability.

Stage 1

Core modules

You take two 30 credit modules

  • Romanticism and Critical Theory
  • Music Studies 1


You choose a further two 30 credit modules (one from each of the following lists)

  • Writing America
  • Readings in the 20th Century
  • Early Drama
  • Music Performance 1
  • Music Composition and Artsblend
  • Sonic Art

Stage 2

Modules may include:

  • Shakespeare and Early Modern Drama
  • Chaucer and Late Medieval Literature
  • Novelty, Enlightenment and Emancipation: Eighteenth-Century Literature and Culture
  • Declaring Independence: 19th Century U.S. Literature
  • Modernism
  • The Contemporary
  • Empire, New Nations and Migration
  • Reading Victorian Literature
  • Early Modern Literature, 1500-1700
  • Found Image, Found Sound
  • Popular and World Music
  • Interdisciplinary Project
  • Music Performance 3
  • Individual Project
  • Professional Practice Music in Education

Stage 3

Modules may include

  • Charles Dickens and Victorian England
  • Language and Place in Colonial and Postcolonial Poetry
  • Heroes and Exiles: An Introduction to Old English Poetry
  • American Crime Fiction Lyric, Ballad and Popular Song
  • English Long Essay Postcolonial
  • Long Essay
  • Innovation and Experiment in New York, 1945-1995
  • Bodies of Evidence: Reading the Body in Eighteenth-Century Literature
  • Places and Journeys
  • The Brontës in Context
  • The Stranger
  • Metropolis: Writing and Spectacle in Early Modern London
  • Composition, Orchestration and Arrangement
  • Music Performance 2
  • Popular and World Music
  • Songwriting 2
  • Cinema for the Ears: Composing with Sound and Space
  • Interdisciplinary Project
  • Music and Sound for Film and Television Music in Education
  • Music Studies 2
  • Popular and World Music