View Masters Degrees in Performing Arts in Ireland
A masters is awarded to students who have completed postgraduate level study in a specific field of study or area of professional practice while demonstrating a high level of mastery during the process.
The field of performing arts explores the many forms of performance, including theater, dance and music, from both an academic and technical perspective, providing students the opportunity to develop further mastery and appreciation for the arts.
Ireland is an island to the north-west of continental Europe. It is the third-largest island in Europe and the twentieth-largest island on Earth. To its east is the larger island of Great Britain, from which it is separated by the Irish Sea.
This programme provides a student with an advanced introduction to the challenges and possibilities of organizing and presenting a public professional performance.
This programme provides a student with an advanced introduction to the challenges and possibilities of organizing and presenting a public professional performance. Base on the development of a substantial live performance, the programme also offers supervision on an agreed dissertation topic and two courses in management and marketing from the College’s MBA programme. The core of the programme is the performance project. Under faculty supervision, the student is required to devise or identify a suitable recital, concert performance, or other approved live performance work, oversee the development of the project (original or adapted), arrange for rehearsal, directing and performance of the piece, and manage, market and produce a recorded public performance of the work. The student may be involved in all areas of the performance as musician, singer, dancer, writer, director, actor, technician, or engage others to assist in some or all of them. All aspects of the production, including the decision making that went into choosing the piece, a literary critical analysis of the programme content and a critical review of the performance, are documented in a substantial (10,000 words) dissertation. The dissertation module (9 credits) and the faculty panel’s evaluation of one of the recorded live performances (21 credits) provide the basis for the assessment of the project....