Middlesex University

Dance Performance with Foundation Year Middlesex University Degree level: Undergraduate

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The BA Dance Performance degree will equip you with the required skills and knowledge for a career in dance – whether as a performer, choreographer, researcher, administrator or educator. We recognise the importance of integrating practice and theory, and reflect this in our approach to teaching and learning.

Why study BA Dance Performance at Middlesex University?
Middlesex University is one of the top universities in the UK for dance, recognised nationally and internationally for its high calibre of teaching, innovative research and state-of-the-art facilities. Performing Arts at Middlesex has a long established tradition of excellence in training and educating students at undergraduate and postgraduate levels. Middlesex prides itself in offering a vibrant and inclusive environment, instilling in our students a sense of confidence, passion, and achievement. This, together with the vicinity of London's many theatre and dance venues in this global city, makes for a unique student experience. This course has a 100% student satisfaction rating (NSS, 2016).

Course highlights

Our teaching staff are renowned experts in their fields, with impressive portfolios in both the dance profession and academia
We teach daily practical classes with live accompaniment
You will have frequent performance opportunities during the course
Our degree integrates theory with practice
We have an excellent graduate employment record
Guest performance workshops will enhance your learning
Our student-led dance society offers you the opportunity to pursue your own interests in different genres (classes have included, for example, hip hop, lyrical jazz and street dance)
Our vibrant campus is close to central London
We are linked with the sport and rehabilitation clinic
As a student of this course you'll receive a free electronic textbook for every module.

Course details

Modules

Foundation Year: Performing Arts Exploration, Performing Arts Practice, Cross-Arts Collaboration, Writing Project. Year 1: Dance Practices 1 (60 credits) - Compulsory, Dance Studies 1 (30 credits) - Compulsory, Dance: Learning in Context (30 credits) - Compulsory. Year 2: Dance Practices 2 (60 credits) - Compulsory, Dance Studies 2 (30 credits) - Compulsory, Jazz Dance (30 credits) - Optional, Improvisation (30 Credits) - Optional, Repertoire (30 credits) - Optional. Year 3: Dance Technique - Performance Pathway (30 credits) - Compulsory, Dance Performance - Performance Pathway (30 credits), Applied Professional Practice (30 credits) - Compulsory, Independent Research Project (30 credits), Dance Science Research Project (30 credits).


How to apply

Application deadlines

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!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course code W50F
Institution code M80
Campus name Hendon Campus
Campus code H

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Foundation

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff 48 points
Access to HE Diploma P: 45 credits Access pass with 45 credits at Level 3

Visit our general entry requirements page, by clicking on the link below, to see how these points can be achieved from our acceptable level 3 qualifications and the combinations which are welcomed by Middlesex University, including GCSE requirements.

Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this course

http://www.mdx.ac.uk/courses/help-with-your-application/undergraduate-application/entry-requirements

Additional entry requirements

Audition

Interview

Portfolio


English language requirements

Test Grade Additional details
IELTS (Academic) 6.0 With a minimum of 5.5 in each component
PTE Academic 51.0 With at least 51 in all components
TOEFL (iBT) 72.0 With at least 17 in listening & writing, 20 in speaking and 18 in reading

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Channel Islands £9,250 Year 1
EU £9,250 Year 1
International £11,000 Year 1
England £9,250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9,250 Year 1
Scotland £9,250 Year 1
Wales £9,250 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.

Provider information

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Middlesex University
Hendon Campus
The Burroughs
Barnet
NW4 4BT


Clearing contact details

Clearing Helpline

020 8411 6565


Course contact details

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Admissions Enquiries

020 8411 5555

Fax: 020 8411 5649