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Bachelor in Dance Studies (Hons) Learning Outcomes

369397Students who satisfactorily complete the Bachelor in Dance Studies (Hons) should be able to demonstrate:

  • Competence in a range of methods, approaches and investigative techniques appropriate to the undergraduate study of performance and dance study, and apply these selectively and progressively in in-depth essays, presentations and lecture-demonstrations, and finally in a dissertation

  • Techniques, creative strategies, choreographic processes and crafting skills to a high level in individual and group practice, both informal and formal (workshops, performances, etc)

  • Essential key skills including communication, presentation, group interactive, problem-solving and IT skills and the ability to plan, manage and appraise their own practical and written work

  • Knowledge and understanding of applications for technology to dance creation, collaboration, performance, documentation

  • The ability to examine and appraise dance pedagogical and performance theories and apply these selectively in individual written and practical assignments

  • The ability to classify, analyse and interpret selected forms, languages and structures of dance performance, and to utilise these in integrated practical/theoretical projects

  • Independent study, self reflection, critical capacity and application in the chosen field of dance studies

Bachelor in Dance Studies (Hons) Career Opportunities:

  • 369397Working within the sector of Dance theatre and performance as practitioner, choreographer, performer or facilitator

  • Working within Education, both the public and private sectors
  • Working in the Community arts and health sectors

  • Further academic and/or practical research

  • Work in the cultural and creative industries sector

  • Culture, arts or dance management

  • Tourism industries

  • Work within major cultural institutions, such as: theatres, concert halls, performance venues, opera houses, etc.

Student Representatives on Board of Studies
Theatre Studies, Music Studies and Dance Studies
Study-units on offer for Erasmus Students - 2018-2019

Please find the list of study-units for Erasmus Students for academic year 2018-2019

Optional Study-units on offer 2018-2019

Please find the list of Optional study-units for the the School of Performing Arts for academic year 2018-2019

Last Updated: 18 October 2012

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