Taught course

Contemporary Performance Practice

University of Salford · School of Arts and Media

Entry requirements

Applicants to this course must have a good honours degree (2:1 or above) in an appropriate subject.

As part of your application you will need to also submit a personal statement, and all suitably qualified applicants will be invited to an interview.

Months of entry


Course content

This course is a practical, interdisciplinary course that will introduce you to a range of approaches and concepts, which are vital to the making of live performance in and in response to the world today. It will equip you with the skills and knowledge to function in contemporary performance environments, as a performer, maker, collaborative practitioner and researcher.

Drawing upon the excellent facilities for making live performance at New Adelphi and MediaCityUK, this course also provides the entrepreneurial and employability skills you need to function as a practitioner in the wider creative industries.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MA
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Course Enquiries
0161 295 4545