Dance and Drama (Dance) (in conjunction with Kingston University London)

Edinburgh College


Granton Campus


The BA (Hons) Dance and Drama degree at Edinburgh College is an intensive industry training course delivered by Kingston University. Challenge your drama and dance potential as you emerge yourself in the art of dance through critical performance techniques. This is a university-level course that will ensure you are prepared to an industry-standard to progress into a career as a portfolio artist. As part of becoming a skilled practitioner you will critically engage in industry practices and learn how to take a simple performance idea and bring it to life.

You will develop a range of transferable skills to equip you for the demands of a competitive world. Performing Arts Studio Scotland (PASS) has exceptional theatre facilities including a PASS theatre that sits up to 120 people as well as dance and aerial studios. Immerse yourself in the art of dance and drama as you gain essential experience in professional environments and make crucial connections with industry professionals.

Content: Drama production projects; Dance production; Dance making 3 - creating and collaboration; Body conditioning for performers; Study skills for performing arts; Tutorial for performing arts; Fundamental dance techniques; Dance live performance; Personal development and planning.

Entry Requirements

HND Dance Artists or HND Musical Theatre. Audition.

Progression Routes

MA in Dance Science at Edinburgh University or MEd Learning and Teaching in the Performing Arts.

Start Date





BA Hons

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Performing Arts

SCQF Level


Career Area

Performing Arts