Dance (1 Year Completion Award)

Edinburgh College


Granton Campus


This degree is ideal if you`re looking to develop your dance skills to a professional level. The course provides a nurturing and supportive environment where you will build an understanding and awareness of dance as a force in society.

An emphasis is placed upon dance practice existing and developing within a social and cultural context and you will be required to explore this both through written and practical work. BA Honours Dance is student-centred placing a significant responsibility for your own progress and learning while being fully supported throughout the year by professional teaching staff. The course is validated by Northumbria University to ensure it meets the highest professional standards.

As part of the course, you will participate in a 2-3 week tour of Scottish schools and theatres performing and teaching dance repertoire in a variety of styles to give you essential practical experience in the industry. The course will ensure you truly progress in a range of dance techniques with continuous assessments in Ballet Contemporary and Jazz throughout. By completing this course you will be extremely well-placed for a wealth of exciting professional opportunities such as performer choreographer critic community or public artist or dance facilitator.

Entry Requirements

HND Dance Artists. Audition.

Start Date





BA Hons

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Performing Arts

SCQF Level


Career Area

Performing Arts

Career Sectors

Arts Administration

Community Arts

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