Master of Arts in Music

Aim of the Programme

  • To provide necessary skills and techniques of Classical Oriental Music Traditions
  • To allow students identify and apply Classical Music elements to establish an authentic Sri Lankan Classical Music tradition.
  • To provide students with adequate knowledge to apply Sri Lankan music elements to compose and produce innovative music patterns.
  • To facilitate students with research skills and techniques of music and related subjects in Performing Arts within an academic framework.
  • To enhance the career opportunities with an excellent academic and professional background. 

 

The Objectives of this degree programme

  • To provide necessary skills and techniques of Classical Oriental Music Traditions
  • To provide more opportunities to identify and evaluate the Sri Lankan cultural patterns and apply the particular elements in creative work of music.
  • To facilitate students with traditional and modern techniques and skills by means of producing/ restoring an authentic music tradition that sustains the cultural identity of the country.

 

Teaching Methods and Evaluation Criteria

Teaching Methods

  • Lectures
  • Workshops/ Demonstrations
  • Discussions

Evaluation Criteria

  • End of Semester Theory/ Practical Examinations
  • Continuous Assignments
  • Projects
  • Productions

 

Evaluation Procedure

The principal procedure of evaluation prescribed by the Department is the End of Semester (EoS) examinations. Additionally, following procedure is followed based on the subject;

  • Presentations
  • Productions
  • Continuous assessments/ Project Reports

 

Important Documents

Course Content and Brochure             


 

Help desk and Coordinator contacts

Dr.(Mrs.) Prashanthi Narangoda

Head/ Senior Lecturer,

Visual Arts & Design and Performing Arts Unit,

Department of Fine Arts

University of Kelaniya

Tel: +94 714 929621

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Contact us

Faculty of Graduate Studies

University of Kelaniya, Kelaniya 11600,

Sri Lanka

+094 (112) 903 952

+094 (112) 913 953

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