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Dance

University of Wolverhampton

M.A. On Campus
12 months
Duration
13650 GBP/year
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About

The MA Dance course at University of Wolverhampton provides an insight into contemporary debates about and trends in dance/performance practice and will enhance your sophisticated understanding of dance/performance conventions.

Overview

During the MA Dance at University of Wolverhampton you will have the opportunity to achieve a range of subject-specific outcomes, through acquiring an advanced knowledge of concepts, problems and traditions in dance and a capacity to apply that knowledge in a range of professional contexts. 

You will develop and apply advanced critical thinking skills and higher-level transferable skills essential for career enhancement.

Potential Career Paths

The MA Dance degree will enhance graduates’ opportunities across a range of employment in dance; It will also enhance graduates' opportunities in the arts and related fields since dance is applicable at all levels of society. 

For example, school teachers will be qualified for posts in Further and Higher Education, in addition to gaining a qualification to enhance their prospects in their current institutional base; freelance artists will have additional skills and techniques to offer in the arena of arts projects in schools, theatre educational outreach work and community arts; practitioners will have a deeper understanding of their craft and a qualification recognized by FE and HE establishments.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Body in Practice
  • Modes of Inquiry for Dance
  • Dance in Translation 
  • Dance Now
  • Dance Dissertation
  • Scopes in Motion: Special Topics in Dance 
  • Navigating the Dance Profession

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Direct applications can be made any time prior to the course start date but we will need sufficient time to process it.

Language

English

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Required

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • You will need a good honours degree in dance or a related subject. Applicants will also be required to attend for interview/audition to assess their suitability to study on the course. 
  • Candidates with a significant track record (five years) of professional experience in dance or a relevant field, but without a BA (Hons) degree are also welcomed. 
  • Applicants in this category will be required to attend for interview/audition and asked to produce a piece of written work as a means of assessing their suitability. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    13650 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13650 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    6400 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6400 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • Part time Home/EU: £3200 per year

Funding

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