Kingston University London

Course Introduction

**Why choose this course?**

– Kingston University’s new Town House building will feature a performance studio theatre and three large dance studios, each equipped to professional standards with fully sprung floors, mirrors and barres.

– 100 per cent of students from this course are in employment or further study six months after graduating (DHLE 2016/17).

– This course received more than 97 per cent for student satisfaction with academic support (National Student Survey 2018).

**About this course**

On this course, you’ll study a diverse range of dance styles including urban and street, cultural and popular styles and Western contemporary dance.

Through workshops, technique classes and lectures you’ll develop your own dance identity, exploring choreography, technique and performance, teaching dance and event management.

In Year 3 you’ll work with a choreographer to create and perform a new piece of work. There are opportunities to collaborate across disciplines (eg with a composer or filmmaker). A placement will offer you valuable and relevant work experience, adding to your employability. Example placements include BalletBoyz and The Place.

Course Modules

Examples of modules:

Please note that this is an indicative list of modules and is not intended as a definitive list.

Year 1

- Dancing Cultures

- Dancing Histories

- Dance Making 1

- Dancing Bodies

Year 2

- Performing Theories

- Popular Dance

- Dance and Professional Practice

- Dance Making 2

- Dance Teaching and Leading 1

- Performing Cultures

- Performing Techniques 1

Year 3

- Production Project

- Research Project

- Access to Dance

- Dance Making 3: Creation and Collaboration

- Performing Techniques 2

- Street Dances

Start Date:

09/2020

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
3 years
Full Time
Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons) £9,250 Home Fees
3 years
Full Time
Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons) £9,250 European Fees