DANS3013 - Individual Project 4


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Assignment
Grade: Letters

Evaluation Weighting Duration Grade deviation Examination aids
Assignment 100/100

Course content

The students define, collect and organise a material. This will occur through a search for literature, fieldwork, and a work period at (or a study of) a dance institution. They select a reading material which can supply theory and methods for discussions of their source material and write a report on their project.

Learning outcome


An examinee with completed qualification in DANS3013

  • has good knowledge about theoretical and methodological approaches to develop and reply to questions in the field of dance studies.
  • has knowledge about a methodological basis for conducting dance research, fieldwork and source criticism.


An examinee with completed qualification in DANS3013

  • has good skills for structuring, organising and analysing a selected material of dances through systematic source criticism and search for literature
  • has good skills for analysing, critically evaluating and using available material in the field
  • has skills for building a project based on empirical approach to a material using relevant theory and methodology

General competence:

An examinee with completed qualification in DANS3013

  • is able to work independently with a chosen academic problem
  • is able to connect theory and methodology in setting up an academic project

Learning methods and activities

Lectures and/or supervision in groups. Plan for the project with reading list must be delivered and approved by 1 September (autumn) and 1 February (spring).

Compulsory assignments

  • Approved plan for the project with reading list required

Specific conditions

Compulsory activities from previous semester may be approved by the department.

Admission to a programme of study is required:
Dance Knowledge, Practice and Heritage (MACHOREO)
Dance Studies (MDANS)

Required previous knowledge

Requires admission to Nordic Master in Dance Studies (No-Ma-DS) or Erasmus Mundus Master in Dance Knowledge, Practice and Heritage (Choreomundus).

More on the course



Version: 1
Credits:  15.0 SP
Study level: Second degree level


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2021

Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  SPRING 2022

Language of instruction: English, Norwegian

Location: Trondheim

Subject area(s)
  • Dance Studies
Contact information
Course coordinator:

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Music


Examination arrangement: Assignment

Term Status code Evaluation Weighting Examination aids Date Time Examination system Room *
Autumn ORD Assignment 100/100





Room Building Number of candidates
Spring ORD Assignment 100/100 INSPERA
Room Building Number of candidates
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