Composition Electronic MusicThe study

Composition Electronic Music

About the study

Bachelor of Music
Mode of study
Music and Technology
Bachelor of Music
4 years

Welcome to Composition Electronic Music

Composition Electronic Music is one of the HKU Music and Technology school's Bachelor of Music pathways. During your studies you learn to compose. You discover the musical possibilities of technology and how best to use them for your compositions. You surpass the boundaries of the familiar and explore with an open mind what music and sound mean to you. Whether you are making your own music or working on a game or a sound installation for a museum, you always work on the basis of your own ideas. You can express that idea in various ways.

This course focuses on your expression, (technological) experimentation and developing a broad vision, which you can then apply however you wish.

Composition Electronic Music graduates are praised nationally and internationally for the unique, innovative way they compose. You will find yourself at the forefront of the music world.

Composition Electronic Music in brief

  • Course to become a professional composer of electronic music
  • Part of the Bachelor of Music course
  • Discover and apply the musical possibilities of technology
  • Lecturers from the professional field and lots of practical projects
  • You will find yourself at the forefront of the music scene

When is Composition Electronic Music really something for you?

Would you like to express yourself musically in your own way and experiment with sound? This course offers you every opportunity. You have express views on composition and the use and development of technology. You would like to put those ideas into practice. You can also turn your hand to any assignment and can be deployed flexibly.

This programme is in Dutch only!

Please only apply if you are able to read and write Dutch. To see all details, please see the Dutch language version of this page.

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Composition Electronic MusicApplication and Admission
Composition Electronic Music

Application and Admission

Language requirement

The programme is only taught in Dutch. To be enrolled you must meet the Dutch language requirement. Find more information here.

Detailed information about requirements, application and admission, can only be found on the Dutch language version of this page.

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