The Course shall be open to applicants in possession of either:
(a) a Bachelor's degree in Dance or a Dance-related subject, with at least Second Class (Honours) or placement in Category II or
(b) a Bachelor's degree in a subject other than Dance or a Dance-related subject, with at least Second Class (Honours) or placement in Category II, together with substantial proven Dance experience or
(c) a professional qualification/qualifications and/or experience deemed by Senate, on the recommendation of the Board, to satisfy in part, the admission requirements to the Course, provided that applicants may be required to complete a preparatory theoretical programme as specified below.
All applicants who are not in possession of a first degree in Dance shall be interviewed and auditioned by a board composed of at least three members. Applicants shall be asked to provide evidence of their professional experience in Dance by way of VHS or DVD.
The preparatory programme shall comprise study-units to which 30 credits are assigned and shall also be governed by the Principal Regulations.
Students shall be required to successfully complete the preparatory programme of study with an average mark of 55% or better prior to their registration for the Course.
The admission requirements are applicable for courses commencing in February 2012.
For more detailed information pertaining to admission and progression requirements please refer to the bye-laws for the course available here.