Kingston University London

Course Introduction

This degree has a broad focus and capitalises on London's vibrant multicultural dance scene. It is designed to assist students who may not have a classical or contemporary dance background, and covers 'urban', ethnic and popular dance styles as well as more conventional dance.

Course Modules

Year 1 technique and expression, cultural perspectives on british dance, explorations in british dance, making dance happen; year 2 beginning choreography, dance in the global city: critical and analytical perspectives, social dance, classical forms, contemporary dance, from street to stage physical and dance theatre; year 3 either: production project: dance or special study: physical text or special study: choreography and composition, continuing choreography dance on screen, dance and identity, dances of the african diaspora, access to dance.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
3 years
Full Time
BA (Hons)
6 years
Part Time
BA (Hons)

Qualifications required:

  • International Baccalaureate 26
  • GCE A-level BBB BBC
  • GCE AS-level
  • GCSE/SQA Standard Grade
  • Tariff 112-128

Key Course Information

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91% Overall, I am satisfied with the quality of the course

The course is well organised and is running smoothly 94%
I have been able to access general IT resources when I needed to 84%
The library resources and services are good enough for my needs 78%

£16,000 Average salary 6 months after course has finished

75% Go on to work and/or study

In work 55
Studying 15
Studying and working 5
Unemployed 15
Unknown 5

20% Total study time lectures

Total Written: 3%

Total Coursework: 54%

Total Practical: 42%

£4,500 - £4,800
Typical cost of university accommodation

£4,600 - £5,200
Typical cost of private accommodation