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What will I learn?


This trailblazing MA invites you to develop and refine your screen-based practice.

Screendance encompasses a wide range of practices and we embrace its multidisciplinary nature and subject it to critical investigation.

The course is practice-led; it will evolve your skills and perspectives. We will challenge you to think about your work in a contemporary critical context. What drives your work? How does your work interact with audiences, other arts sectors, and wider society? A wide range of guest artists will expand your practice and inquiry.

London Contemporary Dance School promotes learner-centred teaching. Seminars and personal tutorials build upon your ideas, interests, skills and artistic practice. We foster a vibrant community of learning among our students and faculty.

We attract artists from around the world, from film, dance, theatre, visual arts, and design. Our graduates lead and shape this flourishing art form.


  • Develop a confident, articulate independent practice
  • Combine practical experimentation, contextual research, and public-facing engagement
  • Evolve a wider vision of your practice and how it relates to the contemporary world
  • Contribute to the development of the field of screendance through practice and research
  • Critically assess what it means to create image-based art today

Which department am I in?

London Contemporary Dance School

Study options

Full Time (15 months)

Tuition fees
£15,667.00 (US$ 19,427) per year
This is a fixed fee
Start date

September 2023


London Contemporary Dance School

The Place,

17 Dukes Road,



WC1H 9PY, England

Entry requirements

For international students

The standard minimum entry requirements for this course are: BA (Hons) degree or equivalent academic qualifications; Alternative qualifications and experience will also be taken into consideration; Personal statement; Showreel or selection of prior work. If you don't meet the above requirements, you might still be considered with additional strengths or alternative evidence such as: Related academic or professional experience in in dance, film, arts, media, fine arts, performance, or similar field; The quality of the personal statement; A strong academic or other professional reference; A combination of these factors.IELTS level 6.5 or above, with at least 5.5 in reading, writing, listening, and speaking.

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.


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