Professional Dance Performance

New College Lanarkshire


Coatbridge Campus


This highly practical course will allow you to develop the necessary dance technique, performance and choreographic skills required for the Dance Industry. The course is designed to help you build a robust technique and prepare you for the profession as a confident and versatile dancer.

This is a vocational qualification aimed at students wishing to pursue a career in a variety of dance environments.

These courses focus primarily on practical learning and development in a variety of dance disciplines including classical ballet; contemporary; jazz; tap; commercial; production and performance; anatomy and injury prevention and body conditioning. You will also be required to complete a Graded Unit.

Students will also have the opportunity to participate in live performances.

Entry Requirements

Higher English and/or Dance preferred; or NC Dance preferred. Entry is by audition only.

Progression Routes

HND Professional Dance Performance.

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Performing Arts

SCQF Level


Career Area

Performing Arts