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Postgraduate Certificate in Music Pedagogy and Research (Mandarin)

Postgraduate Certificate in Music Pedagogy and Research (Mandarin) is a one-year full-time course for established musicians to further their musical pedagogy knowledge and abilities.

The course provides you with an in-depth learning experience of research methods, evaluation and synthesising findings from literature, research skills, awareness of current and future opportunities and challenges of the 21st century classroom, and to design lesson plans to fulfil learning objectives.

Under the guidance of dedicated professional teachers, you will enhance your musical pedagogy knowledge and be equipped with the necessary skills to execute designing of lessons plans and research.

  • For established musicians practitioners
  • At least 20 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 20 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 TBC
Non-Tuition Fees
1. Administrative, Visa & Compliance Fees TBC
2. Course Assessment & Resources Fees TBC
Total Course Fee TBC
Goods & Services Tax TBC
Total Payable Fee TBC

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.

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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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