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Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance

International Foundation Programme: Contemporary Dance and English

UCAS Code: 191F

Foundation Degree - FD

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About this course


Course option

1.0year

Full-time | 2021

Subject

Contemporary dance

This International Foundation programme provides an intensive year of dance study alongside the opportunity to improve your English language skills.

Key Features

- On this programme you will develop your technical and creative skills by studying contemporary dance, classical ballet, body awareness, dance creation and contextual studies.

- Projects led by professional artists in a range of genres and styles enable you to devise, rehearse and perform your work.

- Students on the International Foundation Year will undertake intensive English language tuition, both in general English language and applying this in dance contexts, using dance-specific terminology. Your English language studies will include developing language skills to enable you to analyse and talk about dance and dance performance you have seen.

- You will have an opportunity to show some of the work you have created during the year in an end of year performance platform.

Students who select the 4-year BA (Hons) Contemporary Dance with International Foundation Year programme and pass all modules, will automatically progress to year 1 of the BA (Hons) Contemporary Dance programme at Trinity Laban.

The International Foundation Year: Contemporary Dance & English can also be selected as a stand-alone 1-year programme for students who wish to explore their dance practice at a conservatoire in London whilst improving their English language skills.

The Uni


Course location:

Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance

Department:

Dance

TEF rating:
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What students say


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69%
low
Contemporary dance

How do students rate their degree experience?

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Dance

Teaching and learning

78%
Staff make the subject interesting
85%
Staff are good at explaining things
72%
Ideas and concepts are explored in-depth
70%
Opportunities to apply what I've learned

Assessment and feedback

Feedback on work has been timely
Feedback on work has been helpful
Staff are contactable when needed
Good advice available when making study choices

Resources and organisation

78%
Library resources
92%
IT resources
85%
Course specific equipment and facilities
57%
Course is well organised and has run smoothly

Student voice

Staff value students' opinions

Who studies this subject and how do they get on?

74%
UK students
26%
International students
11%
Male students
89%
Female students
92%
2:1 or above
28%
Drop out rate

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