Masters | Postgraduate Course - Dance Practices MA Course Details within Liverpool John Moores University

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Dance Practices MA

Study Details

MA: full-time, part-time

Whether you are an emerging artist or an established performer, this fabulous new programme enables you to enhance your practice and improve your employability.

  • A highly flexible programme enabling emerging artists and established professionals to engage in critical debate and dialogue
  • Benefit from a programme that links theory, work-based practice and artistic/educational policies, bringing together professional practice and academic studies
  • Carry out research appropriate to your area of expertise or explore another sector which interests you
  • Enjoy a combination of on-campus and distance learning

Module details

Level 7 Core Modules:

  • Research Methods
  • Learning and Managing at MA Level
  • Dance Professional Practice 1 & 2
  • Individually Negotiated Project
  • Final Project

Entry Requirements

You should have a minimum 2:2 Honours degree (2:1 preferred), or equivalent.

Student Destinations

Placements and work-related learning give you an invaluable opportunity to lead a series of learning initiatives and practice the skills and knowledge you have acquired on the course, whilst also gaining new skills. These experiences will add value to your CV and boost your employability in a competitive job market.

The course makes full use of your skills as a practitioner to find ways to align current working practices with future aspirations. Indeed, as an MA student, you may contribute to one of our Projects@LJMU research programmes as part of a peer collaborative research initiative.