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Undergraduate Study

At Durham you will engage actively with music both familiar and unfamiliar and be challenged to think about music in new ways. Our research-led teaching allows you to work closely with internationally renowned experts, who support and encourage you to develop independent study skills. By the end of the course, you will be producing independent project work that engages with the latest research in your chosen area of study. Our curriculum provides you with a diverse but well-balanced university education that will stimulate your curiosity, while developing the skills necessary to give you a head start in further study or future employment.

  • Our Courses

    The course at Durham combines the traditional and the modern in the study of music.
    Longfellow Sheet Music from The German of Uhland
  • How Will You Study?

    Modules are normally taught through weekly lectures, complemented by small-group seminars and tutorials, which help you to develop autonomous research and learning skills.
    A Steinway & Sons piano

Our Courses

The course at Durham combines the traditional and the modern in the study of music.
Longfellow Sheet Music from The German of Uhland

How Will You Study?

Modules are normally taught through weekly lectures, complemented by small-group seminars and tutorials, which help you to develop autonomous research and learning skills.
A Steinway & Sons piano