Candidates must be accepted by the Chairperson of Music
or delegated authority.
Requirements for the Degree
The normal minimum period of enrolment for completion
of the Degree is three years.
Candidates must enrol in the Faculty of Arts and Social
Sciences and follow an approved programme of study.
Candidates must gain 360 points at 100, 200, 300, and
400 levels, including at least 240 points above 100 level and 80
points above 200 level.
Candidates must complete at least three streams of Music
study by passing papers at 100, 200, and 300 levels in each stream.
Candidates taking Performance must complete four streams. Compulsory
papers and stream requirements are prescribed in the Music entry
in the University of Waikato Catalogue of Papers.
Māori Musical Instruments in Traditional and Contemporary
Māori Song and Dance in Traditional and Contemporary
Western Music History
Candidates may take up to 70 points from subjects other
Candidates must gain at least 90 points at 100 or 200
level across three streams before taking Music papers above 200
The Dean or delegated authority may vary or waive these
regulations in individual cases.