University of Chichester

University of Chichester

Contemporary Dance

The programme enables students to develop their dance practice as a performer. Options to study as an independent researcher or choreographer, individually or in collaboration with other artists, are also available. There are also opportunities to engage in leading research with interactive technologies.

Entry requirements

2.2 in dance or other related subjects or qualifications with relevant professional experience. An academic qualification equivalent to a degree with relevant professional experience. All candidates wishing to follow the performance route must demonstrate advanced level performance skills at audition consisting of ballet, contemporary technique, repertory workshop and interview.

Course modules

Core modules: repertory 1 (60 credits); techniques for performance (30 credits). Optional modules: dance writing and performance (30 credits); new media and performance practice (30 credits).

Assessment methods

Assessment is through a variety of methods, including Individual and group seminar presentations, essays, performance and exhibitions, devising for various teaching situations and compositional devising.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Full-time September 2017 GBP 9,640 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 11 Months
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Full-time September 2017 GBP 13,410 per Year 1 (International) 11 Months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Bishop Otter Campus Chichester PO19 6PE South East

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