Coventry College

Dance (Performing Arts) Coventry College Degree level: Undergraduate Awarded by: Pearson EDI

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Course summary

The course has been developed in order to cover a broad range of skills and develop your understanding of contemporary dance practice.

The level 5 HND in Dance (Performing Arts) is aimed at combining creative and professional units to equip you with the skills and knowledge you need to work in the performing arts. You will be tutored by teachers and practitioners working in the field with experience and knowledge across the industry.
The course has been developed in order to cover a broad range of skills and develop your understanding of contemporary dance practice. In your first year you will study units that will develop a solid grounding in dance technique and performance such as:

•Developing Contemporary Dance
•Jazz Dance
•Ballet
•Street and Commercial Dance

You will also study choreography and improvisation, giving you the opportunity to create your own work and perform in an array of different locations.

In the second year, units will give you the opportunity to solidify your creative and professional practice.

You will have opportunities to work on site specific performance and dance for camera projects. Additionally, you will also develop skills and knowledge related to dance within education and gain opportunities to gain valuable experience leading workshops within educational settings. Alongside these specialist units you will also undertake units such as Creative Arts Research Skills and Creative Arts Professional Practice which are aimed at ensuring you have a strong understanding of the industry and how to find work.

The course also includes work experience placements as well as numerous theatre visits and a residential trip.

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Modules

The course has been developed in order to cover a broad range of skills and develop your understanding of contemporary dance practice. In your first year you will study units that will develop a solid grounding in dance technique and performance such as: •Developing Contemporary Dance •Jazz Dance •Ballet •Street and Commercial Dance You will also study choreography and improvisation, giving you the opportunity to create your own work and perform in an array of different locations. In the second year, units will give you the opportunity to solidify your creative and professional practice.


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 W500
Institution code C64
Campus name City Campus
Campus code -

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff 80 points 5 GCSEs 4 (C) and above including English Language
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) MMP

Additional entry requirements

Audition

You will be asked to present two strong audition pieces demonstrating performance capabilities


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £5,995 Year 1
Northern Ireland £5,995 Year 1
Scotland £5,995 Year 1
Wales £5,995 Year 1

Additional fee information

Fees Policy : After enrolling at the College, you have a “cooling off period” of 14 days in which you may change your mind, withdraw your registration and cancel the contract with the College. Written notice of cancellation must be given to the College within the 14 day “cooling off” period though reasons for cancellation will not be required. If the cancellation is carried out in this way, the College will refund any tuition fees already paid.

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Coventry College
City College, Swanswell Street and Henley campus
Henley Road
Bell Green
Coventry
CV2 1ED


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