University of Limerick

Irish World Academy of Music and Dance

Ethnochoreology (Dance)

Program Information

Degree Offered:

MA in Ethnochoreology

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The MA in Ethnochoreology is a one-year, full-time taught programme that considers dance in its cultural context. By applying theoretical concepts developed in the Social Sciences and by testing these within the context of field research, Ethnochoreology provides an alternative approach to the study of Irish Traditional Dance, Popular Dance and World Dance.