Bachelor of Arts

Dance

Unit Set Code

MJ-A000025 (major)


Campuses

Burwood (Melbourne)


Overview

In the Dance program you will discover how the art of contemporary dance intersects with creativity, innovative thinking, community enrichment and technology. In the studio setting, core studies in technique, choreography, history and theory are complemented by work with digital technologies and other creative arts disciplines. You will interact and share your work with colleagues working across other creative arts disciplines and have the chance to work on individual and group public performances and choreographic projects. Plus, you can gain exposure to international dance techniques by taking an overseas study tour or internship.


Career outcomes

You will be equipped to find employment as a practitioner in the professional dance sector, work across disciplines in a variety of contexts, initiate independent arts projects or use your skills and knowledge as Dance teachers, which are in strong demand.


Units

  • To complete a Major sequence in Dance select eight (8) credit points as outlined below;

Complete the following 2 units from level 1:

ACD103Dance and Screens

ACD104Exploring Dance Styles From Hip Hop to Bollywood

Complete the following 3 units from level 2:

ACD207Improvisation in Movement and Dance

ACD208Dance Beyond the Studio

ACA210Creative Studio 2A (2 credit points)

Complete the following unit from level 3:

ACA310Creative Studio 3A (2 credit points)