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Postgraduate Certificate in Music Pedagogy and Research (Mandarin)

The Postgraduate Certificate in Music Pedagogy and Research is a 1-year full time programme. It exposes students to the research methods and techniques that are appropriate for a postgraduate level of study, and refines their pedagogical approaches through research-informed practice.

Students will also pursue their individual research interests via an independent research project. Through this course, students will be equipped to become critically-informed researchers and practitioners in their own fields.

This course will be conducted entirely in Mandarin. There are 2 modules for this course.

  • For established musicians practitioners
  • At least 21 years old
  • Intakes: March, September
Course Outcome

Graduates will receive a Postgraduate Certificate in Music Pedagogy and Research (Mandarin) conferred by Singapore Raffles Music College. You will:


  • Possess the necessary knowledge and skills to undertake independent research projects
  • Possess a wider understanding of the key issues, debates and practices in the field of music education
  • Be able to critically reflect upon and refine one’s research and teaching practices
Admission Requirements
  • At least 21 years old
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Music or
  • Bachelor’s Degree and at least 3 years of relevant experience in the Music Industry
  • Meet the Language Proficiency Requirements

Language Proficiency Requirements

  • Hanyu Shuiping Kaoshi (汉语水平考试) Level 6 out of 11, or
  • Test of Chinese as a Foreign Language (TOCFL) Level 4 out of 7, or
  • SRMC’s Chinese Placement Test
  • Other Chinese Language Proficiency Tests will be considered on a case by case basis
Course Structure
Students will undertake the following modules during their course of study.
ONE (1) Year Course

Year One

  • Dissertation
  • Pedagogy in Practice

Download course synopsis here.

Course Fees
Fee Particulars 1 Year S($)
Tuition Fee 7,450.00
Non-Tuition Fees
1. Administrative, Visa & Compliance Fees 875.00
2. Course Assessment & Resources Fees 875.00
Total Course Fee 9,200.00
Goods & Services Tax 644.00
Total Payable Fee 9,844.00

Note: All fees are inclusive of GST (Goods & Services Tax). The current Singapore GST is charged at the rate of 7%. All fees quoted are subject to other costs arising from government directives.

All courses have a Fee Protection Premium of 2% of the Course Fee (exclude 7% GST).

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Graduation Requirements

Students must gain 80 modular credits to graduate, by passing the assessment requirements for each module.

Postgraduate Certificate in Music Pedagogy and Research (Mandarin)
awarded by the Singapore Raffles Music College.

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