Studyportals

Nordic Master in Dance Studies (NO-MA-DS)

Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU)

Master On Campus
24 months
Duration
Free
Free
Unknown
Tuition fee
Unknown
Apply date
Unknown
Start date

About

This Nordic Master in Dance Studies (NO-MA-DS) programme at Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) is an opportunity to get the most updated knowledge of past and present dance types such as folk and street, ballet and modern, ballroom and club dance. 

Overview

You acquire skills in analysis of dance as bodily movement, aesthetic expression, tradition and interpretation of music.

The Nordic Master in Dance Studies (NO-MA-DS) programme from Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) has intensive periods of teaching and academic supervision. Hence, you do not have to move to Trondheim in order to be a student of the Master’s programme. In order to attend the intensive periods of teaching, we recommend short stays at NTNU and at the cooperating institutions.

Job Prospects

  • Master of Arts in Dance Studies will be relevant for building a career related dance in teaching at many levels, different public sectors in governmental organizations. 
  • This may include policy and planning for dance as part of cultural policies and safeguarding actions in ministries and institutions which work with various aspects of dance, both locally and internationally.

Programme Structure

Possible topics for a Master's thesis in Dance Studies

  • Ethnographies on traditional dance
  • Ethnographies on theatrical dance environments
  • Dancing children
  • Didactics of Dance teaching
  • Processes of artistic dance creation
  • Study of dance events
  • Movement analysis of dance material
  • Ethnographic and fieldwork methodologies
  • Dance in community

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

120 ECTS

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

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
90
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

  • A first degree (a bachelor's degree) in a relevant field.
  • English proficiency.
  • Excellent academic performance: A minimum requirement for admission to all programmes is the grade C or better on the ECTS scale. Note that admission is highly competitive. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • There are no tuition fees at NTNU.  

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Fresh content

Updated in the last 3 months

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

Nordic Master in Dance Studies (NO-MA-DS)
-
Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU)

Wishlist

Go to your profile page to get personalised recommendations!