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Bachelor of Fine Arts (Dance), B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
University rank #201 (ARWU) ,
Bachelor of Fine Arts (Dance)If you’re passionate about dance teaching, research or arts management, this is the course for you. Work alongside professionals in an Australian or international project.

About

This course offers training in the core technique of contemporary dance and experience in a broad range of genres including ballet, hip hop, jazz and yoga, in addition to alternative dance styles from a diverse range of global cultures, including Latin. Duo and partnering are also learnt within these styles.

Performance events across site-specific, digital and theatrical domains engage you with the public interface of your practice. Technology is integrated within choreographic workshops which include the exploration of a variety of interdisciplinary approaches. When not in the studio you will engage with theoretical knowledge, involving analysing and reflecting on both the mind and body in dance, and the roles of diverse styles.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Credits
    168 credit points alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Understanding Creative Practice
  • Dance Performance: Analysing Dance
  • Dance Technique
  • The Creative Body

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    79

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  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    58

    PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. Delivered and marked by computer, it reports on a scale between 10 and 90.

Academic Requirements

Supporting documentation
  • All documents requested on the F Form
  • Confirmation notice of audition time, date and location if you are attending an audition
  • 4” x 6” full length body shot facing front in leotard and tights or swim suit (no board shorts)
  • Tertiary Dance Council Personal Statement
  • Tertiary Dance Council Physiotherapist Report
  • YouTube link/s of your audition and personal statement video/s if you are unable to attend an audition

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Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    30100 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 30100 AUD per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • National Applies to you

    30100 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 30100 AUD per year and a duration of 36 months.
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Living costs for Brisbane

  • 1402 - 2530 AUD/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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