Taught course

Choreography

Institution
University of Roehampton · Department of Dance
Qualifications
MFA

Entry requirements

Applicants will normally be expected to hold at least an upper second class degree, preferably in dance. Applications from practitioners who may not be in possession of a first degree, with professional experience in the field of professional dance as performers, choreographers or teachers are particularly welcome. Applicants through this route would normally be expected to have at least 8 years of experience in the field. All applicants who fulfil University graduate entry requirements are invited to submit a DVD of recent choreography. Applicants are welcome to visit Roehampton by arrangement with the Programme Convener. Overseas students who are unable to attend for an audition and interview may submit video material (a solo demonstration of themselves dancing, plus one directed group work) with relevant accompanying notes. Applicants whose first language is not English will be expected to provide evidence of English language ability to at least the following levels: GCSE at grade C GCE O-Level at grade C British Council IELTS at band 6.5 in all sections JMB test in English Cambridge Proficiency Exam at grade C TOEFL with a score of at least 600, including the written test Roehampton's International Foundation Certificate.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Develop your choreographic identity over two full years as part of a creative, collaborative and supportive environment.

As an emerging or experienced choreographer, this course will help you refine your artistic practice by advancing your creative, technical and performance skills. The programme includes technique classes, choreography workshops, laboratory sessions, dialogue, writing and reflection. You will be encouraged to experiment and take risks in a series of self-directed choreographic projects that help you develop a portfolio of work.

Information for international students

Applicants whose first language is not English will be expected to provide evidence of English language ability to at least British Council IELTS at band 6.5 in all sections.

Qualification and course duration

MFA

part time
48 months
full time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Admissions
Email
postgraduate@roehampton.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)20 8392 3232