General information

Academic year: 2022/2023

Level: Master

Type: Official Master's Degree

ECTS Credits: 60

Programme orientation Research

Length of programme (full time): 1 YEAR

Mode of delivery: Blended

Level of qualification: Máster (MECES level 3 - EQF level 7)

Model of study: Full-time (42-60 ECTS per school year)

Work placement: Yes

Language(s) of instruction Spanish

More info: programme website

Programme coordinator


Faculty of Arts / Granada campus

Field(s) of education and training (ISCED-F)

  • Music and performing arts (0215)


Students who have completed the second cycle have the following competences:
– They possess and understand knowledge that provides a basis or opportunity for originality in the development and/or application of ideas, often in a research context.
– They are able to apply their acquired knowledge and problem-solving skills in new or unfamiliar environments within broader (or multidisciplinary) contexts related to their field of study.
– They are able to integrate knowledge and deal with the complexity of making judgements on the basis of incomplete or limited information, including reflections on the social and ethical responsibilities linked to the application of their knowledge and judgements.
– They know how to communicate their conclusions, and the knowledge and ultimate reasons behind them, to specialist and non-specialist audiences in a clear and unambiguous way.
– They possess the learning skills to enable them to continue studying in a largely self-directed or autonomous manner.

Programme qualification

Name of title awarded in original language

Máster Universitario en Patrimonio Musical

Qualification requirements

60 minimum credits

Programme courses

Course NameYearPeriod
19th Century 1st Year 2nd Semester
20th and 21st Centuries 1st Year 2nd Semester
Analysis of Medieval and Renaissance Musical Heritage 1st Year 2nd Semester
Baroque and Classicism 1st Year 2nd Semester
Centres and peripheries in contemporary Spanish music 1st Year 2nd Semester
Criteria and Sources for the Performance of Medieval and Renaissance Music 1st Year 2nd Semester
Dissemination of Musical Heritage: Iconology, Organology and Exhibitions 1st Year 2nd Semester
Documentation and Management of Musical Heritage 1st Year 2nd Semester
Information and Communication Technology Applied to Musical Heritage Dissemination 1st Year 2nd Semester
Interventions and redefinition in Musical Heritage 1st Year 2nd Semester
Issues of 17th and 18th Century Musical Practice 1st Year 2nd Semester
Master's Dissertation 1st Year 2nd Semester
Monumental Heritage: Notation and Analysis 1st Year Yearly
Music and the Media 1st Year 2nd Semester
Music of the Elites and Mass Production 1st Year 2nd Semester
Musical Praxis (Performance) in the 19th Century 1st Year 2nd Semester
New Symbols and Instruments in 20th and 21st Century Music 1st Year 2nd Semester
Programming, Production and Management of Musical Events 1st Year 2nd Semester
Theoretical Musical Heritage 1st Year Yearly
Traditional Heritage, Andalusi Music and Flamenco 1st Year Yearly
Typology of Musical Heritage: Methods and Research Techniques 1st Year Yearly
Work Placement 1st Year 2nd Semester


Specialisation name

– Research
– Management
– Performance
– Teaching
– Circulation and Reception Of Musical Heritage In Contemporary Spain

Admission information

Access to Master’s Degree programmes is granted to holders of:
A.1. A Spanish official university degree.
A.2. A degree issued by a Higher Education institution from another European Higher Education Area Member State which allows access to Master Degree’s programmes in that State.
A.3. A degree from a non-EHEA education system, upon verification by the Spanish University that the aforementioned degree accredits an equivalent education level to that of a Spanish university degree and allows access to postgraduate programmes in the issuing country.
A.4. A Spanish Bachelor in Advanced Artistic Education.
A.5. Official Spanish university degrees of Diplomado, Arquitecto Técnico, Ingeniero Técnico, Licenciado, Arquitecto, Ingeniero, Graduado or Máster Universitario.

Specific admission requirements

Access to this Master’s degree programme is granted to holders of the following Spanish official university degrees, and to holders of equivalent degrees from other education systems:
– Licenciado or Graduado (Bachelor’s Degree) in History and Science of Music, Geography and History (Art History- Musicology), Art History, History, Philology, Humanities, and Philosophy.
– Graduado/Titulado (Bachelor’s Degree) in Advanced Artistic Education (Music teacher in conservatories).

General regulations

Grading scale
In the Spanish university system, modules/courses are graded on a scale of 0 to 10 points with the following qualitative equivalence:
0-4,9: «suspenso»; 5-6,9: «aprobado»; 7-8,9: «notable»; 9-10: «sobresaliente». A special mention, «Matrícula de Honor» may be granted to up to 5% of the students in a group provided they have got a «sobresaliente». To pass a module/course is necessary to get at least 5 points.
In cases of recognition of ECTS, professional experience, cultural or sports activities, or student representation no grading will be recorded but, where appropriate, the word «Apto».


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