MA Music Therapy*
Why choose this course?
If you would like to register and go into practice as a music therapist, this inspirational new masters course is the ideal route to success.
- Achieve your ambitions on the only course of its kind in the Midlands and North of England
- Choose an innovative masters degree which places music and musicianship at the heart of your learning and focuses on an integrative approach to practice
- Integrate theory with practical experience: you’ll spend a significant amount of your time on placement
- Learn from our experienced and enthusiastic tutors who continue to practise professionally as music therapists
- Broaden your perspectives through inter-professional learning with other arts therapists
- Benefit from our flexible and convenient study modes so that you can balance your learning with your other commitments
- Join a department with a longstanding reputation for high-quality training in therapeutic arts
- This is a new course starting in September 2018 (*subject to approval).
Please note that we are no longer accepting applications for this course for a September 2018 start.
Your interview will take place at Britannia Mill, Derby Campus.
University of Derby
On arrival, please report to the Main Reception where you will be met by a course representative.
Important note regarding parking when visiting our Britannia Mill site: If you are coming by car you will not be able to park at the Britannia Mill site. You may however be able to use the Pay and Display car park (car park 1) at our Kedleston Road site. The parking charges are around £5 for the day and the machine takes cash (exact change) or debit card payments. The Britannia Mill site is approximately a 20-minute walk from the car park, or there are regular free shuttle buses (bus number 4 from our Kedleston Road site). Please allow at least 30 minutes to get from Kedleston Road to the Britannia Mill site.
If you are arriving by train there are taxis outside the station and the Unibus stops outside the station at regular intervals. Travelling to Derby by bus
When attending your interview, please allow plenty of time for travelling and parking as the roads around the University can be very busy.