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Which programme is for you?

We offer a range of programmes to suit all levels and stages of your career, including degrees validated by the University of Bath and awards of the RAD. Offering flexible learning delivered by highly qualified tutors, you can study full or part-time, on-site at the RAD, or by distance learning wherever you are in the world.

Which programme is for you? offers you insight into all that we offer at the RAD.

All programmes confer eligibility to become an RAD Registered Teacher.* 

Programme Location Duration Language
Certificate in Ballet Teaching Studies Distance
Learning
2 years
Part-time 
English, German,
Greek,Italian,
Japanese, Portuguese
or Spanish
Diploma in Dance Teaching Studies Distance 
Learning
2 years
Part-time 
English
Certificate of Higher Education:
Dance Education
** 
Distance 
Learning
1 or 2 years
part-time 
English
Diploma of Higher Education:
Dance Education
** 
Distance 
Learning
2 years full
or 4 years
part-time 
English
BA (Hons) Dance Education  Distance 
Learning
3 years full
or 6 years 
part-time
English
BA (Hons) Ballet Education RAD
HQ,
London 
3 years
full-time 
English
Licentiate of the Royal Academy of Dance  RAD
HQ,
London 
5 weeks 
full-time
annually for
3 years 
English
PGCE: Dance Teaching  RAD
HQ,
London 
1 year
full-time 
English
Professional Dancers' Teaching
Diploma
RAD
HQ,
London 
12 weeks
full-time 
English

Professional Dancers'
Postgraduate Teaching Certificate

Distance
Learning 
1 year
part-time 
English
MA in Education (Dance Teaching) Distance
Learning 
2 or 3 years
part-time
English
Queensland University of Technology
RAD Access Route
 
Distance
Learning 
1 year 
 part-time
English
Foundation Module Distance
Learning 
Apr-Jul English
Access Modules for BA (Hons)
Dance Education and MA in
Education (dance Teaching) 
Distance
Learning 
Apr-Jul English

 * BA (Hons) Dance Education, Diploma of Higher Education: Dance Education and Certificate of Higher Education: Dance Education do not grant automatic eligibility for RAD Registered Teacher Status (RTS). Students on these programmes who gain a minimum of 120 credits at Level 4 can apply to have their teaching assessed in order to be eligible for teacher registration with the RAD. 

** Content is listed as part of the BA (Hons) Dance Education programme.

All our degree programmes are validated by the University of Bath and our professional awards are validated by the RAD. 

If you wish to speak to someone in the Australian National Office please contact:

Michelle Ludenia
Programmes Officer - Faculty of Education Australia
Tel:  (02) 9380 1915
Email: 

OR

Lead Admissions Officer
Faculty of Education
Royal Academy of Dance
36 Battersea Square
London, SW11 3RA, UK.
Tel: + 44 (0) 20 7336 8086