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Professional Practice, Somatic Studies MA

Professional Practice, Somatic Studies 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 Dance Teaching / Training

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

Overview

This is a highly flexible online distance learning MA designed for movement practitioners whose professional practice is rooted in dance but also straddles other areas of movement enquiry. This course has been developed specially to allow you to continue working, integrating your professional practice and expertise with academic learning.

Why study MA Professional Practice, Somatic Studies at Middlesex University?

Building on the success of the 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.

Careers

Careers

How can the MA Professional Practice, Somatic Studies 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 practice based and theoretical ideas involved in your own practice as well as in terms of larger world contexts. You will have experience developing and carrying out practice based, academic research. You will also have an internationally recognised qualification that may allow recognition of your pedagogical experience and/or that you can use to pursue teaching positions in educational and higher educational institutions.

Modules

In this final module you will carry out the research proposed in the previous module and critically review the implications it has on your chosen area of somatic practice. This is a chance for you to explore your chosen subject in greater depth, collect, analyse and evaluate data, articulate your research within an academic framework and through dissemination to your field of 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 or professional qualifications to be considered for this course but should have equivalent professional 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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