Creative Academy Foundation Degree Dance study for 30 contact hours per week.
BA (Hons) Dance (3rd Year) students can undertake the DDI in Modern. This is not part of the degree and is an additional cost.
The course is approximately 20% theory and 80% practical.
Creative Academy takes up to 20 students in a class
Yes Creative Academy offers Intermediate Foundation to Advanced 2: Imperial Ballet, Modern Theatre and Tap
Creative Academy charges £6,200 (AY2015/16) per year and loans are available through the Student Loans Company. Additional costs apply for extra exams to exam boards.
No, students come together in August and Creative Academy organises for students to meet one another and meet estate agents to view and rent houses.
Creative Academy offers a minimum of 25 more contact hours, 20 more than other University dance courses and has much smaller class sizes. Creative Academy is embedded within industry and has 'real' partnerships with some of the country's top dance industry professionals.
Creative Academy graduates have all gone on to successful performance and teaching careers including cruises, Disneyland, contemporary companies, music videos, music contracts and being signed to dance agencies.
See alumni for examples of their careers.
Creative Academy has:
6 fully fitted dance studios
1 student gym
250 seat theatre
1 student exclusive dance library
1 student computer and study room Access to chiropractor and counselling
British Academy of Stage and Screen Combat
Rambert Dance Company
Rudeye Dance Agency
Creative Academy offers the same level of training as other CDET vocational schools, however, students gain essential skills to work in the dance industry outside of performance including teaching qualifications, essential dance qualifications and a greater understanding of being a freelancer, business skills and funding.
"First class training" Emilie Osborne
RAD and ISTD grades are transferable. However, any other syllabus students will be streamed based on ability. Only ISTD and RAD grades meet our standard for Ballet.
Creative Academy encourages students to take as many classes as possible as long as it does not impact on your learning and time at Creative Academy.
Yes. Please see Dance CV on the downloads page.