O que eu aprenderei?

The Dance Diploma program provide students with high-level professional training leading to further advanced studies in dance performance, choreography, intermedia work, and/or the development of private studio enterprises which may incorporate all forms of professional training. Classes demand physical strength, technique and discipline. The program is ballet based and provides students with a broad movement vocabulary. The courses are offered under the aegis of Arts Umbrella and will consist of a variety of instructional delivery methods including but not limited to studio classes, lectures, presentations, group work, guest choreographers, arts management sessions, performance technology workshops, instructional media and performances.

Graduate Outcomes

Graduates may find careers in professional dance in ballet and/or modern dance, launch private studios, or join established training organizations.

What you will learn

Professional, entry-level dance technique in ballet, modern, jazz, and flamenco
Artistic dance movement language and repertoire
Elite-level rehearsal skills and performance readiness
Coordination and skeletal alignment
Anatomical efficiency and movement quality
Physical virtuosity, balance, and control
Classical line
Pointe work (women)
Muscular and cardiovascular strength
Spinal articulation
Coordination and isolations
Pas de deux and ensemble work
Floor work and jump sequences
Time-keeping and rhythmical sense
Theatricality and musicality
Structured and contact improvisation
Use of props, set pieces, voice, and text
Western European, African, Latin American, and Indian rhythm traditions
Anatomy, injury prevention, treatment, and rehabilitation
Emotional health and self-awareness
Nutrition and body conditioning
Thematic exploration
Journaling and composition
Information literacy and research skills
Critical thinking and creative input
Peer evaluation
Dance industry knowledge
Mentorship and professional dance goal-setting
Arts administration and entrepreneurship
Ballet and modern dance teaching
History of twentieth century Western visual and performing arts

What to expect

Studio classes
Lectures and presentations
Group work
Guest choreographers
Arts management sessions
Performance technology workshops
Instructional media
Skills demonstrations
Practical and theoretical assignments
Written examinations

De qual departamento farei parte?

Vancouver Community College

Opções de estudo

Período integral (2 anos)

CAD$13.165,00 (R$ 55.443) por ano
CAN $26,330 (estimated based on 2020-21 rates, effective until August 2021)
Prazo para inscrição

31 July 2021

Data de início

Setembro 2021


Arts Umbrella

Granville Island (GI),

1286 Cartwright St,


British Columbia (BC),

V6H 3R8, Canada

Requisitos de admissão

Para estudantes internacionais

Grade 12 graduation, or equivalent

Audition and interview

English Entrance Requirements

English 10, or

IELTS Academic overall 5.5 (no band less than 5.0)

TOEFL: Overall 68

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