Master's Programme (2 years)

Nordic Master in Dance studies (NO-MA-DS)

– Programme components

Year 1

Course code Course title Credits (ECTS)
First semester (autumn)
DANS3003 Dance Analysis (NTNU) 15
Multiple choices Elective courses (at NTNU or other universities) 15

 

Course code Course title Credits (ECTS)
Second semester (spring)
Local code Dance and Cultural Theory (University of Stockholm) 15
Multiple choices Elective courses (at NTNU or other universities) 15

 

Year 2

Course code Course title Credits (ECTS)
Third semester (autumn)
DANS3010 Master’s Thesis in Dance Studies (NTNU) (part 1 of 2) 15
Local code Dance History (University of Copenhagen) 15

 

Course code Course title Credits (ECTS)
Fourth semester (spring)
DANS3010 Master’s Thesis in Dance Studies (NTNU) (part 2 of 2) 15
Local code Dance Anthropology (University of Tampere) 15
 

It is required that students start with the welcome week at NTNU. NTNU will also supervise the master's thesis which awards 30 ECTS credits and is written during the final semester of study or half time in each of the two last semesters.

Possible topics for a Master's thesis in Dance Studies

  • Ethnographies on traditional dance
  • Ethnographies on theatrical dance environments
  • Dancing children
  • Didactics of Dance teaching
  • Processes of artistic dance creation
  • Study of dance events
  • Movement analysis of dance material
  • Ethnographic and fieldwork methodologies
  • Dance in community
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