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 5.0 or higher

or

b completed the requirements for the Degree of Bachelor of Dance Studies (Honours) with a Grade Point Average of 5.0 or higher

or

c completed the requirements for an equivalent qualification approved by Senate or its representative, with a Grade Point Average of 5.0 or higher

and

demonstrated the ability to undertake advanced study in Community Dance.

Note: This is a limited entry programme as per the Limitation of Entry Statute 1991 and selection criteria apply. Selection criteria are available from the Faculty of Creative Arts and Industries.

Duration and Total Points Value

2 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.

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

Structure and Content

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

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

6 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

7 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

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

Honours

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

Amendment

10 These regulations and/or schedule have been amended with effect from 1 January 2020.

Master of Community Dance (MCommDance) Schedule

Requirement:

Research Masters

120 points: DANCE 795 Thesis

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