Regulations - Creative Arts And Industries


The Degree of Master of Community Dance – MCommDance

The regulations for this degree are to be read in conjunction with all other relevant statutes and regulations including the Academic Statutes and Regulations.

Admission

1 In order to be admitted to this programme, a student needs to have:

either

a completed the requirements for the Postgraduate Diploma in Dance Studies with a Grade Point Average of 5 or higher

or

b completed the requirements for the Degree of Bachelor of Dance Studies (Honours) with a Grade Point Average of 5 or higher

or

c completed the requirements for an equivalent qualification approved by Senate or its representative, with a Grade Point Average of 5 or higher

and

demonstrated the ability to undertake advanced study in Community Dance.

2 Admission to this degree is at the discretion of Senate or its representative.

Duration and Total Points Value

3 A student enrolled for this degree must:

a pass courses with a total value of 120 points

and

b complete within the time limit specified in the General Regulations – Masters Degrees.

4 The total enrolment for this degree must not exceed 160 points.

Structure and Content

5 Research Masters

A student enrolled for this degree must complete the requirements as listed in the Master of Community Dance Schedule.

6 The programme for each student must be approved by the relevant Head of Department or Programme Coordinator prior to enrolment.

7 A student admitted to this programme must complete the University of Auckland Academic Integrity course as specified in the Enrolment and Programme Regulations, Academic Integrity, of the University Calendar.

Thesis

8 a The thesis is to be carried out under the guidance of a supervisor appointed by Senate or its representative.

b The thesis topic must be approved by the relevant Head of Department or Programme Coordinator prior to enrolment.

c The thesis is to be completed and submitted in accordance with the General Regulations – Masters Degrees.

Variations

9 In exceptional circumstances Senate or its representative may approve a personal programme which does not conform to these regulations.

Honours

10 This degree may be awarded with Honours in accordance with the General Regulations – Masters Degrees.

Commencement

11 These regulations came into force on 1 January 2015.

Master of Community Dance (MCommDance) Schedule

Requirement:

Research Masters

120 points: DANCE 795 Thesis

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