Masters of Arts

Compare 2 Master of Art Programs in Choreography

For students with bachelor’s degrees who want to further their education, a Master of Arts is the next step. These programs cover numerous fields of art and human sciences and generally take less than three years to complete.

What is an MA in Choreography? This course is ideal for trained dancers who want to learn more about the teaching and creation of dance numbers. Classes may include dance theory and history as well as various types of movement. Students often gain a better understanding of dance culture and dance forms around the world. They may be able to focus their studies on one particular type of choreography. In addition to music and movement, courses can touch on physical health issues like flexibility and muscle development.

Finishing a dance program of this nature will supply graduates with numerous skills, including communication, improved dance technique and cultural awareness. These abilities serve individuals well in the dance studio as well as in many other creative and professional endeavors.

To figure out how much an MA program will cost, students must know the duration of a particular course as well as the general tuition at a particular university. This information can be gathered by contacting an admissions office.

For a person seeking a career in dance, a Master in Arts in Choreography can lead to many opportunities. Some students go on to work as professional dancers or as choreographers for professional shows. This degree may enable graduates to teach their own choreography as well as dance theory and other text-based subjects. Teaching positions are available at both public universities and private programs. Some choreographers may go on to open their own studios, renting space and teaching their preferred style of dance.

A Master of Arts in Choreography can be earned at universities around the globe. To learn more, 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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2 Results in Choreography

Middlesex University London

The MA Professional Practice in Dance Technique Pedagogy is a highly flexible postgraduate qualification designed for newly qualified or experienced dance teachers workin ... [+]

Why study MA Professional Practice Dance Technique Pedagogy at Middlesex?

As one of the top universities in the UK for dance, we are recognised worldwide for our high calibre of teaching and innovative research. Our department's student satisfaction rating is one of the best in the UK at 94% (NSS, 2013), with academics who are renowned experts in their fields. It is this level of excellence and pioneering approach to the subject of dance that led us to develop the MA Professional Practice in Dance Technique Pedagogy, the first course of its kind in the UK.

Designed to allow you to explore your teaching practice in depth, our course takes dance professionals in the early, middle or later stages of their career and harnesses their experience so that they can evolve their teaching practice with expert guidance from some of the UK's leading dance academics and practitioners.... [-]

United Kingdom London UK Online
October 2019
1 - 2 years
Fontys University of Applied Sciences

This part-time 2 year innovative Joint Degree Master Choreography is run jointly by Codarts University of the Arts in Rotterdam and Fontys School of Fine and Performing A ... [+]

Programme in brief

This part-time 2 year innovative Joint Degree Master Choreography is run jointly by Codarts University of the Arts in Rotterdam and Fontys School of Fine and Performing Arts in Tilburg. The programme is designed to support experienced movement makers from a variety of fields while they carry out research into questions initiating from their current practice. The course occurs within a learning environment that exposes students to a broad range of approaches, movement disciplines and creative domains while supporting them in retaining connections with their own working field. Students are co-creators of the course and will be responsible for shaping the content of particular assignments and for creating a productive learning cohort with their peers. The course is carried out in 2-week intensives that take place 3 times a year at either the campus of Codarts in Rotterdam or Fontys in Tilburg, both of which have full dance, theoretical and circus facilities.... [-]

Netherlands Tilburg
September 2019
24 months