Music Leadership

MCD - Program

Masters Chartered Director of Music

MCD - PROGRAM - Music Leadership

Masters Chartered Director of Music

​​​​​​- relates to higher levels of:


  • Performance 
  • Research (Musicology) 
  • Teaching practice 
  • Music industry 
  • Music education programs 
  • Music Therapy / EAT


Note: ​
Assessment is based on participation in the GAIN Leadership Program.

AWARDS​​

MCD - First Stage 
Masters Chartered Director of Music 
Pre-requisite:  1 year as an FCPM

Requirements: ​​


  • Paper OR Video discussion in the field of interest in addition to practicum via video.


Designation granted: MCD

FMCD - Second Stage
Fellow - Masters Chartered Director of Music 
Pre-requisite:  1 year or more as an MCD

Requirements: 


  • Reflective paper in the field of interest in addition to practicum via video presentation. 

​Designation granted: ​FMCD​​
Fellow of the Masters Chartered Director of Music Program​

Note: 
The CPM designation is retained; not replaced by this award. 

​Other Notes:

Referencing: 
Any referencing standard is acceptable (APA, MLA, et al).

Plagiarism:  
All submissions require prior ‘plagiarism checks’. 
Please note that the Institute follows up with various Plagiarism Checks of their own.  
Any discrepancies will result in submissions being returned for reworking.

Supervision:  
All submitted papers need to be certified as the unaided work of the candidate.​
Where such certification is unavailable then a statutory declaration is required from the candidate.