Performing Arts (Dance) UCEN Manchester (The Manchester College)


Awarded by: Pearson Education Ltd

Through this course you will be looking at all aspects of Dance in the Performing Arts Industry. You will be refining your dance technique in styles such as Ballet, Jazz, Contemporary and Commercial alongside developing the skills that are an essential part of being employable in this industry. The course will look at three strands: Dance performance, Dance teaching and Dance in the Community with an option of completing the Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing (ISTD) dance teaching qualifications DDI and . The course will be practical based but will also cover units which will enhance your analytical and reflective skills within this area. The aim of this qualification is to equip you with the skills to be successful not only as performer but also as a business where you can use the learnt skills to increase your employability within the industry of Dance.

  • Qualification

    Higher National Certificate - HNC

  • Study mode


  • Location

    Shena Simon Campus

  • Start date

    17 September 2018

  • Duration

    1 year

Course details


• The Performing Arts industry
• Professional Development
• Jazz Dance
• Ballet
• Contemporary Dance
• Commercial Dance
• Tap
• Dance for Musical Theatre.

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

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Course code P3A6
Institution code M10
Campus name Shena Simon Campus
Campus code 8

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

International applicants

The Manchester College is unable to consider international applications due to UKVI regulations.

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff 48 points

GCSE English and Mathematics grade C/level 5

Additional entry requirements



Fees and funding

Tuition fees

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Additional fee information

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