Dance - Irish Dance Studies

University of Limerick

 

Course Name Dance - Irish Dance Studies
Course Provider University of Limerick
Course Code 93498 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major University of Limerick Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time
Location (Districts) Limerick City
Qualification Letters MA
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date: 09/Sep/2019
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Taught Programmes
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Research Programmes
Applications are accepted on an ongoing basis for research programmes. The applications for Research programmes are review each month by the Postgraduate Research Committee.
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Duration 1 year Full Time MAIDSTTFAD
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Application Fee An Application Fee of €35 (electronically) or €40 Bank Draft/Cheque will apply to all taught postgraduate programmes.
Entry Requirements

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A primary degree in a suitable discipline with first or second class honours or an approved professional qualification (Primary degree: Level 8 - National Qualifications Authority of Ireland). An interview will be required in all...

Interview Yes
Portfolio An interview will be required in all cases, as well as an audition where necessary. Candidates may be required to submit additional audio visual and/or written material.
Comment This MA programme considers Irish dance practices within cultural, historical and practice-based perspectives. Students on the programme critically engage with relevant literature and dance practices and undertake field research in a relevant Irish dance study of their choice.
Course Content

Expand+The MA in Irish Dance Studies programme is a one-year, full-time taught postgraduate programme. It considers Irish dance practices within cultural, historical and practice-based perspectives. Students on the programme critically engage with relevant ...

Subjects Taught

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•Repertoire and Style in Irish Traditional Dance Performance 1 (12 credits) MD6021
•Dance Ethnography (6 credits) DA6021
•Introduction to Fieldwork Techniques (3 credits) MD6021
•Introduction to Ritual Studies (3 credits) MD6041
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Careers or Further Progression The programme is particularly beneficial for students wishing to pursue careers in the following: dance research, performance studies, Irish studies, media studies, dance education, arts development, heritage and tourism, and cultural organisations.
Further Enquiries Dr Mats Melin,
Course Director
The Irish World Academy of Music & Dance
Tel: 353-61-202922
Fax: 00 353-61-202542
Email: mats.melin@ul.ie
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