Master of Dance

    • CRICOS Code: 085430G

    Course overview

    • 18 months full time
    • On Campus (Southbank)
    • Available to domestic and international students


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    The Master of Dance will not be offered in 2021

    Further your develop potential for artistic leadership and enrich your professional practise with the Master of Dance.

    A focus on artistic excellence

    The course focuses on the integration of performance skills and choreographic practice (both live and screen based). And it facilitates a holistic, physical sensibility underpinned by a commitment to artistic excellence, collaboration and interdisciplinary practice.

    Gain Professional skills

    The Master of Dance will provide an enhanced level of sophisticated training, creativity and artistry. Technique and skill gained in this area is suited to dancers, performers, improvisers, dance-makers, choreographers and body-based practitioners. The course will equip you with a high level of professional skill and expertise as a multi-dimensional dance artist.

    Collaborative learning

    You'll maintain connections with other VCA disciplines (directing, design, music, Film/TV) via cross-disciplinary subjects and collaborative projects.

    Holistic learning

    Through laboratory-based workshops, seminars, master classes and theoretical subjects, the 18-month postgraduate degree offers a balance of intensive and practical training across three semesters culminating in the realisation of a range of independent, practice-led projects.

    Who is this for?

    The program welcomes applications from: dancers, performers, improvisers, dance-makers, choreographers and body-based practitioners.