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BFA Dance BFA (Hons)

University of Roehampton

Student rating
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( 3.9) View reviews


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Course info

UCAS CODE W501
As the only BFA Dance degree offered in the UK, this innovative four year degree focuses on your development as a dance artist in preparation for a portfolio career in the dance industry.You will develop your creative identity alongside opportunities to extend your potential as a dancer engaging with dance as it is seen and performed in broad multi-cultural and artistic contexts. You will also develop a core understanding of codified dance techniques through classes in Ballet, Cunningham, ... READ MORE

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
114th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
81st
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
51st

Start date and duration

Start date
20-SEP-21
Full Time
4 Years

Dance

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 91 = 9% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Dance graduate salary at this uni
£17,000
UK Dance graduate salary
£19,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, September 2020

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
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UCAS Tariff
Details

Previous study
Previous study
The most common A-levels taken by students who end up studying this subject at uni.
Source: HESA, 2018

Dance

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Dance
73%
Psychology
21%
English Literature
18%
Drama
14%
Religious Studies & Theology
13%

Tuition fees

For students from

Students from Domestic
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Students from Other UK
Other UK Fees
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More info: UK/EU fee is £9,250 for 2020 entry. There will be a slight increase in the fees for 2021/22 entry..

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Students from Wales Students from Wales
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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
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Students from Channel Islands
Channel Islands Fees
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More info: UK/EU fee is £9,250 for 2020 entry. There will be a slight increase in the fees for 2021/22 entry..

Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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More info: International fee is £13,145 for 2020 entry. There will be a slight increase in the fees for 2021/22 entry..

International Students
International Fees
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How Dance students rated:

Student rating ( 4.3) 60 reviews

5 star 46%
4 star 38%
3 star 16%
2 star 0%
1 star 0%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 3.9) 1,034 reviews

5 star 23%
4 star 53%
3 star 21%
2 star 2%
1 star 1%
University of Roehampton
CompUniGuide ranking
81st
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 3.9)
The University of Roehampton was established in 2004. It is a campus university situated on two major sites in south-west London. The University offers academic programs in Business, Creative Writing, Dance, Drama, Education, English, Humanities, Law, Media, Nursing, Social Sciences and Life Sciences. It also offers a wide range of undergraduate and postgraduate degrees, including MBA and LLBs. Roehampton changes the lives of its students by developing their confidence, knowledge and adaptability to help them progress into a successful graduate career and fulfilling life. Students and staff are encouraged to support, motivate and challenge each other in a friendly and inclusive community that values people as individuals.

Where you'll study

University of Roehampton

Erasmus House Roehampton Lane London
Wandsworth
SW15 5PU United Kingdom Nearest tube station: East Putney  0.9 miles away Nearest train station: Barnes  0.4 miles away

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Other academic departments

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You will have opportunities to meet people from businesses in your field, undertake work placements and learn topics, skills and knowledge that are directly applicable to the workplace. We invite guest speakers, such as TV presenter... READ MORE

Social Sciences

Roehampton’s Social Science students enjoy the best of both worlds: the department’s based on a beautiful parkland campus a short walk from Richmond Park, yet is only 50 minutes from The Old Bailey and the HQs of many of the world’s... READ MORE

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