Entry requirements

You will need a good honours degree (2:1 or above) in dance or a related subject. Applicants will also be required to attend for interview/audition to assess their suitability.

Candidates with a significant track record (five years) of professional experience in dance or a relevant field, but without a BA (Hons) degree are also welcomed. Applicants in this category will be required to attend for interview/audition and asked to produce a piece of written work as a means of assessing their suitability.

The MA Dance will require students to be capable of a high level of communication skills, both oral and written.

Months of entry

August

Course content

The MA Dance provides an insight into contemporary debates about and trends in dance/performance practice and will enhance your sophisticated understanding of dance/performance conventions.

You will have the opportunity to achieve a range of subject-specific outcomes, through acquiring an advanced knowledge of concepts, problems and traditions in dance and a capacity to apply that knowledge in a range of professional contexts. You will develop and apply advanced critical thinking skills and higher-level transferable skills essential for career enhancement.

Information for international students

International students who do not have English as a first language should have achieved an IELTS score of 6.5 or above.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

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

Course contact details

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Enquiries
Email
enquiries@wlv.ac.uk
Phone
01902 321000