Music CognitionCollaborative Specialization
- Health and Rehabilitation Sciences MClSc / PhD
- Health and Rehabilitation Sciences MSc
- Health and Rehabilitation Sciences PhD
- Music DMA
- Music MA Music Theory
- Music MA Musicology
- Music MMus
- Music PhD
- Neuroscience MSc
- Neuroscience PhD
- Psychology MSc
- Psychology PhD
The Collaborative Graduate Specialization in Music Cognition at Western University offers exciting opportunities for interdisciplinary coursework, lab-based research training, and rigorous musical engagement. This specialization can be added to graduate degrees in Music, Neuroscience, Psychology, and Audiology. Students are mentored by faculty members from the Don Wright Faculty of Music, the Brain and Mind Institute, and the National Centre for Audiology.
- Full-Time Study
- Thesis, Course-Based, or Project-Based
- The Collaborative Specialization does not provide additional funding beyond what the student receives through their home department.
- Current enrolment in a participating program at Western University.
- Permission of the Director to participate in the Collaborative Specialization.
- At least two courses from the program’s course list, including Music 9739A/B: Cognitive Musicology.
- Participation in monthly meetings of the Music Cognition Workshop.
- Write and defend a project or thesis related to music cognition under the supervision of a graduate faculty member associated with the program.
English Language Proficiency
- Please see the individual home program requirements.
- Ongoing—Please contact the Director for more information.