Taught course

Ethnochoreology

Institution
University of Limerick · Irish World Academy of Music and Dance
Qualifications
MA

Entry requirements

A primary degree in a suitable discipline with first or second class honours or an approved professional qualification. An interview will be required in all cases, as well as an audition where necessary. Candidates may be required to submit additional audio visual and/or written material.

Months of entry

September

Course content

The MA in Ethnochoreology is a one-year, full-time taught programme that considers dance in its cultural context. Modules include:
Semester 1
Ethnochoreology: History and Theory, Methods in Ethnochoreology, Elective module.

Semester 2
World Dance Survey, History of Irish Traditional Dance, Elective Module, Final Presentation.

Careers

The programme is particularly beneficial for students wishing to pursue careers in the following: dance research, performance studies, media studies, dance education, and arts development.

Information for international students

Applicants whose first language is not English must provide evidence of either prior successful completion of a degree qualification taught through the medium of English or meet one of the Universities English Language Requirements. Please visit http://www.ul.ie/graduateschool/non-european-applicants for the list of requirements

Qualification and course duration

MA

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Dr Catherine Foley
Email
catherine.foley@ul.ie
Phone
353-61-202922