Dancer and Coach (BA) – Modern dance specialisation

During the programme, students acquire the components of various modern and contemporary dance styles and techniques. (Graham, Limón, Laban, Cunningham, Jazz, Art-jazz, Contact, Flying Low, Release, Partnering, Gaga, Improvisation). In the courses, the students are introduced into the basic processes of dance, music and theatre history, and their impact on present-day art. They are equipped with the expected theoretical knowledge and practical skills. The programme ends in the sixth semester with a thesis, a theoretical and practical exam.

The name of the BA programme:

Dancer and Coach (modern dance)

The specification of the qualifications and the degree as marked in the diploma:
  • qualifications: baccalaureus, bachelor, BA
  • specialisation: dancer and rehearsal coaching (modern dance)
Length of the programme in semesters:

6 semesters

Credits required for BA degree:
Purpose of the programme, general and professional competencies:

The programme aims to educate dancers and rehearsal coaches capable of playing an active part in Hungarian dance culture and to represent its values in the international dance scene. Equipped with technical and theoretical knowledge, they are capable of actively participating in Hungarian dance life; both when employed in various institutions and as independent dancers, rehearsal coaches or assistants to choreographers. They are prepared to continue their studies in the MA programme.