Course in Dance

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Dance

A course is a higher education path of study that can be taken following high school or college. Students generally enroll in courses in order to gain valuable knowledge and work experience in the field of their choice.

What is a course in Dance? This path of study focuses on the principles and technique of dance. Depending on the program, students may need a certain level of dance experience to enroll. The course may include instruction in a wide range of dance disciplines, from hip-hop to ballet. Some courses require students to select a discipline and specialize in it. Upon completion of the course, students are usually awarded a course certificate.

The main advantage to taking a course in Dance is the skills and experience you gain. For hands-on learners, these programs are ideal in that they involve a great deal of practicing and rehearsing, allowing students to constantly improve their dance technique.

Because each program is a little different, dance courses will vary in cost. If you wish to know details about a given course's costs, contact the school's admissions office directly.

A course in Dance is most directly applicable to careers that involve dance, such as stage acting, choreography, dance instructing and backup dancing. Many of these careers are highly competitive. A course in Dance can be a crucial first step in the direction of these careers, but more experience may be required by some employers. Dance ability only increases with practice; many aspiring dancers continue to take more classes after gaining their course certificate. This can also be a great way to further specialize in a given area of dance.

If you are interested in learning more about the different courses available in the field of dance or would like to begin your application process today, we can help. Our listing of courses can help you narrow down your choices to the course that best matches your schedule and goals. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Paris - Studio Art, Dance & Music

IES Abroad
Campus Full time Part time October 2018 France Paris Hong Kong + 1 more

Sharpen your photographic eye in the beginner or advanced courses at the Studio Vermès, where you’ll use the city of Paris to capture images around a given theme.

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Why Paris?

Calling Paris a capital for the visual and performing arts is a massive understatement. Monet, Renoir, Degas, Matisse… The list of artists and photographers who have worked in Paris is nearly endless. Then there are the musicians who have called Paris home, such as Édith Piaf, Django Reinhardt, Sydney Bechet, and so many more.

Museums? How about the Louvre, the Pompidou Center, the Museum d’Orsay, and dozens of others. Paris is truly a great city to discover, appreciate, and study nearly any artistic pursuit.

The Studio Art, Dance & Music Program offers you a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to concentrate on and advance your skills in art—painting, drawing, photography, music, or dance—at one of four prestigious institutions in Paris, one of the world’s major artistic centers.... [-]


Foundation Course in Professional Contemporary Dance (QCF Level 1-4)

​Bradford Dance Centre
Campus Part time 1 year September 2018 United Kingdom Bradford

Our new foundation course in professional contemporary dance, is an intensive course for students looking for part-time, high-quality practical dance training. [+]

Foundation Course in Professional Contemporary Dance (QCF Level 1-4) Dates: Sept 2015 - July 2016 Hours: 18 hours per week Schedule: Thursday & Friday; or Mon & Wed evenings and Saturday Cost: £3,245

Our new foundation course in professional contemporary dance, is an intensive course for students looking for part-time, high-quality practical dance training. The course is delivered either over two full days, or over evenings and weekends, which enables students to continue to work or to undertake further study.

This is a practical course, which aims to develop students contemporary dance technique and performance skills. Each week students will participate in 11 practical classes: 6 contemporary technique dance classes; 2 classical ballet technique classes; 2 body conditioning classes (such as pilates or yoga); and 1 creative/choreography class. Each term students will have the opportunity to learn three contemporary dance techniques, such as Graham-based, Cunningham, Horton, Limon and release techniques.... [-]


Course: Dance/Steps On Broadway

Rennert English Language School
Campus Full time September 2018 USA New York Miami Beach

This program is designed for the English student who has a passion for dance and also wants to experience all that New York City has to offer. [+]

Course: Dance/Steps On Broadway

This program is designed for the English student who has a passion for dance and also wants to experience all that New York City has to offer. Rennert and Steps on Broadway are collaborating to present the perfect mix of language learning and dance training in one of the world’s foremost dance cities.

Founded in 1979, Steps on Broadway offers over 50 classes each day, from beginning to advanced levels. A wide range of styles and techniques are taught by an international, world-class faculty. Students will dance and train alongside veterans from Broadway, the Opera and major dance companies including New York City Ballet, Kirov Ballet, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, Martha Graham, and Complexions to name a few.... [-]