Middlesex University

Course Introduction

The programme is a flexible postgraduate qualification designed for newly qualified or experienced dance teachers working in and beyond schools. Developed in collaboration with The Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing (ISTD), the programme has been developed especially to allow you to continue working and integrate your professional expertise with academic learning. The development of 'self' as a practicing artist/educator is a central focus of this programme, alongside critical reflection on and advancement of one's individual pedagogic practice.

Course Modules

Semester 1: Review of learning. Semester 2: Advanced practitioner inquiry; independent work based learning project.

Course Additional Entry

The entry requirement for this programme is that you are a dance teacher or dance artist engaging in teaching practice; you do not need a degree. Newly qualified/less experienced dance teachers are welcomed. You may be advised to take additional Continuing Professional Development short courses at Middlesex University or ISTD. English language requirements: Competence in English language and we normally require grade C GCSE or an equivalent qualification. IELTS 6.5 (with minimum 6.0 in all 4 components) or TOEFL internet based 87 (with at least 21 in listening and writing, 22 in speaking and 23 in reading).

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 - 2 years
Part Time
MA (Postgraduate) £63  Credit. First year overseas fees
1 - 2 years
Part Time
MA (Postgraduate) £50  Credit. First year home fees