Taught course

Dance Science

Institution
University of Wolverhampton · Faculty of Arts
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

You will need a good honours degree (2:2 or above) in a dance related subject or relevant subject area and/or 5 years professional experience. Applicants from overseas should also have a good standard of written and spoken English (normally IELTS 6.5 or equivalent).

Months of entry

August

Course content

This course is taught by some of the leading researchers in dance medicine and science and is designed for graduates or those with individuals with recent, relevant professional experience who wish to extend their understanding and use of dance science within a range of challenging and exciting professional and academic settings.

You will undertake a range of taught modules and independent study which will focus on you developing an in-depth understanding of the symbiotic relationship between science and art within dance.

The University of Wolverhampton is the only UK institution that offers separate modules in applied physiology, biomechanics and psychology at this level. You will be supported by a supervisor throughout your studies to develop your knowledge and research skills allowing you to apply this information to vocational opportunities in dance.

You will develop advanced research skills including problem-solving, reflective practice and the ability to critically interpret and apply evidence, developing you as a reflective, evidence-based practitioner and researcher.

You will be supported by a supervisor throughout your studies to develop your skills and knowledge within dance science and being able to apply them to vocational opportunities within the field of dance.

Information for international students

IELTS 6.5 or equivalent. Visit: www.wlv.ac.uk/international

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
24-36 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Please see contact details below
Email
enquiries@wlv.ac.uk
Phone
0800 953 3222