Kingston University has opted into the TEF and received a Bronze award.
Why choose this course? – You’ll perform regularly in public. There are opportunities at Kingston’s Rose Theatre, the International Youth Arts Festival, the Camden Fringe Festival and in Edinburgh. These projects will extend and develop your project management skills. – A placement will offer you valuable and relevant work experience. Examples of placements include BalletBoyz and The Place. – Kingston University’s new Town House building will feature a performance studio theatre and three large dance studios, equipped to professional standards with fully sprung floors, mirrors and barres. About this course On this course, you’ll develop your own identity in dance and as a theatre-maker. Combining critical and creative practice, you’ll gain the skills to master physical performance in both dance and drama. You’ll work in a range of workshops and active technique classes, across a wide range of performance styles. This reflects professional practice and includes popular and non-Western forms. You’ll develop analytical, choreographic, directorial, ensemble and performance skills to prepare you for work in the performance industry. You’ll learn how you can pursue your interests within performing arts.
Please note that this is an indicative list of modules and is not intended as a definitive list. Year 1
- Dancing Histories
- Dancing Cultures
- Performance Vocabularies and Methods
- The Actor and the Text
- Performing Theories
- Devising in Context
- Optional Modules
- Production Projects A
- Production Projects B
Assessment typically comprises exams (eg test or exam), practical (eg presentations, performance) and coursework (eg essays, reports, self-assessment, portfolios, dissertation).
How to apply
If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:
15 January*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|UCAS Tariff||112 points||BBC|
|A level||BBC||A-level: Dance / Drama and Theatre Studies / Performance Arts / English Literature or Language or similar grade B (40 points) is required. Where A-level does not include Dance or Performing Arts, other dance experience will be considered. General Studies not accepted|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||DDM||Relevant Subject: Dance/ Performing Arts|
Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this course
English language requirements
English language requirements
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9250||Year 1|
*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.
Additional fee information
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