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Professional Practice, Dance (specialisation) MA

Professional Practice, Dance (specialisation) MA

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Study mode

Distance without attendance

Duration

18 months

Start date

SEP

Key information
DATA SOURCE : IDP Connect

Qualification type

MA - Master of Arts

Subject areas

Dance

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

Overview

This is a highly flexible online distance learning MA designed for artists and practitioners in dance. The course has been developed especially to allow you to continue working, integrating your professional practice and expertise with academic learning. The programme allows the individual practitioner to focus specifically on their chosen area, for example Participatory Arts, Performance, or Choreography.

Why study MA Professional Practice, Dance (specialisation) at Middlesex University?

Building on the success of our MA Professional Practice Dance Technique Pedagogy, the first programme of its kind in the country, this unique MA combines critical reflection and individual practice at one of the UK’s top Universities for dance practice and research.

This course has (specialisation) in the title, because you will choose your specialisation before or during your studies, giving your degree the respective title such as Professional Practice, Dance (Choreography), Professional Practice, Dance (Performance).

Careers

How can the MA Professional Practice, Dance (specialisation) support your career?

On completion of this course, you will benefit from an academic qualification (MA) that demonstrates advanced academic standing, including practice as research skills. You will have the ability to articulate the range of complex practice-based and theoretical ideas involved in your own practice as well as in terms of larger world contexts. You will have experience of developing and carrying out practiced-based academic research. You will also have an internationally recognised qualification that that you can use to pursue teaching positions in educational and higher educational institutions.

Many of our students are already working at a sophisticated professional level with ambitions to advance into more senior and challenging roles as dance practitioners, teachers or related leadership, management and development roles.

Modules

In this module you will choose an area of your practice to research in depth and explore any existing work related to your chosen subject. This is a chance for you to explore your own work and to look at the work of other practitioners and researchers and explore new paths for your practice.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK students

For this course (overall cost)

8,400

International fees
Course fees for EU and international students

For this course (overall cost)

8,400

Entry requirements

Students do not need a degree to be considered for this course but should have equivalent professional practice-based experience. Applicant should be currently or recently engaged in professional level artistic practice. We also normally require Grade C GCSE or an equivalent qualification.

University information

Middlesex is a campus university based in leafy North London only 25 minutes from the buzz of central London. It has been excelling in teaching for over 130 years and boasts international campuses in Dubai and Mauritius. Their industry led, contemporary courses and practice-based teaching will help you to excel in the job market and become a leader in your field. Middlesex’s teaching is informed by the needs of industry, so you’ll develop the...more

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