Taught course

Dance Practices

Institution
Liverpool John Moores University · Faculty of Education, Health and Community
Qualifications
MA

Entry requirements

You will need:
  • a minimum 2:2 honours degree (2:1 preferred)
or
  • significant, appropriate work/life experience
Additional information:
  • RPL is accepted on this programme
  • IELTS 6.5 (minimum 5.5 in each component)
  • Pearson 58-64 (minimum 51 in each component for UKVI purposes)
If you have any specific queries, please contact marshadmissions@ljmu.ac.uk

Months of entry

September

Course content

Whether you are an emerging artist or an established performer, this LJMU Dance Practices MA enables you to enhance your practice and improve your employability.
  • Enrol on this highly flexible programme enabling emerging artists and established professionals to engage in critical debate and dialogue
  • Benefit from a programme that links theory, work-based practice and artistic/educational policies, bringing together professional practice and academic studies
  • Carry out research appropriate to your area of expertise or explore another sector which interests you
  • Enjoy a combination of on-campus and distance learning
It is estimated that the dance economy in the UK alone employs around 200,000 people as dancers, teachers and choreographers. In addition to this, many work as community dance practitioners, promoters, producers, designers, publicists, technicians, physiotherapists, medical and alternative practitioners, therapists, writers and academics.

This MA Dance practices course is a highly flexible postgraduate qualification, appealing to the UK and international student market. It is aimed at established professionals and emerging artists/facilitators working within the cultural or creative industries.

Information for international students

Please note: All international qualifications are subject to a qualification equivalency check via NARIC.

Contact LJMU's International Admissions Team for guidance on visa information. Further information is also available from our international web pages.

Fees and funding

Please see the course page for more information.

Qualification and course duration

MA

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Course Enquiries
Email
courses@ljmu.ac.uk
Phone
0151 231 5090