Music Theory

What is special about this course?

A two-day immersion course in music theory that explores all the questions that keep musicians awake at night:
What is the difference between compound and common time?
What is a pentatonic scale?
How can I identify intervals?
This short course is also ideal as a refresher for those with prior knowledge of the subject.

How will I study my course?

  • Short course
  • Online

10:00 – 11:00 face-to-face
13:00 – 14:00 online

How long will my course last?

20 Hours

10 hours in class / 10 hours personal study

Where can I study my course?

    • UHI Outer Hebrides
    • UHI Outer Hebrides (Benbecula Campus)

    Please note, UHI Outer Hebrides will be changing its name to UHI North, West and Hebrides in August 2023. This will not impact on your choice of course or how and where you will study.

Start date

Every Wednesday from
8th Feb – 3rd May

Fees

Please contact leadmissions@uhi.ac.uk for further information on fees and funding.

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Apply for Music Theory

We are no longer accepting applications for 2022/23

I want to start in 2023/24

We are delighted that you are thinking about studying at UHI Outer Hebrides. Please note, UHI Outer Hebrides will be changing its name to UHI North, West and Hebrides in August 2023. This will not impact on your choice of course or how and where you will study. UHI Outer Hebrides operates a fair and open admissions system committed to equality of opportunity and non-discrimination. We consider all applications on merit and on the basis of ability to achieve, without discrimination on grounds of age, disability, gender identity, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity status, race, religion and/or belief, sex, sexual orientation or socio-economic background. We welcome applications from all prospective students and aim to provide appropriate and efficient services to students with disabilities.