Apply Now

BA (Hons) Dance

Start Date: 9th September 2024

Newcastle College Performance And Production Arts 4
  • Length 3 years
  • Study Full-Time
  • Location Rye Hill Campus

Qualification Gained

BA (Hons) Dance (awarded by NCG)

Levels Explained

More about the course

Designed by professional dance practitioners, this degree combines training and performance with creative and academic workshops to help you develop the skills you need to become a versatile performer, choreographer or teacher.

Based in our Performance Academy, a regional centre for dance and performance, you will develop your technical skills and explore a range of dance techniques and styles, with continuous training in contemporary, ballet, jazz and urban. Working in a simulated dance company environment, you will learn from course tutors with extensive dance experience and engage with industry to grow your technical, performance and creative skills as well as your leadership abilities.

 

Get In Touch

Meet our staff and students

What can I do with a qualification in Performing Arts?

Daily tasks:

  • Plays pre-recorded music at nightclubs, discotheques, and private functions.
  • Conducts interviews and prepares reports for news broadcasts, current affairs programmes and documentaries.
  • Introduces and presents radio and television programmes, reads news bulletins and makes announcements.
  • Trains animals to perform entertaining routines and may perform with them.
  • Performs singing, comedy, acrobatic, illusion and conjuring routines.
  • Assumes character created by a playwright or author and communicates this to an audience.
  • Studies script, play or book and prepares and rehearses interpretation.

Powered by EMSI

Median Salary

£33,513 View more

Daily tasks:

  • Demonstrates and directs dance moves, monitors and analyses technique and performance, and determines how improvements can be made.
  • Participates in dance performance.
  • Attends rehearsals to develop and practice dance routines for performance.
  • Builds and maintains stamina, physical strength, agility and general health through fitness exercises and healthy eating.

Powered by EMSI

Median Salary

£33,148 View more

What can I do with a qualification in Performing Arts?

Good to know

What's happening?

Newcastle College Automotive 15

On-campus Automotive Event

Automotive Academy
Thursday 29th February 2024
5:30pm - 7:00pm

Find out more Register Now
Newcastle College Student Services 6

March Open Event

Wednesday 6th March 2024
4:45pm - 7:00pm

Find out more Register Now
Newcastle College Student Services 6

Late March Open Event

Wednesday 27th March 2024
4:45pm - 7:00pm

Find out more Register Now

Student Life