The students receive a real world experience complete with full technical and marketing support, performance reviews by established and emerging critics, and the opportunity to participate in professional development workshops to complement and inform the choreographic process.
Classical Civilisation student Tim Wisson and Psychology student Victoria Torren have been awarded iPads by the University for their participation in the National Student Survey.
Nikki Watson, a 2010 graduate, formed CODA Dance whilst studying at the University of Roehampton and has since gone onto produce works which have been displayed locally and nationally.
New programme added to the Dance Department, Choreomundus, focuses on fieldwork and formal analysis of movement, and engages with a variety of theoretical and methodological frameworks.
The focus of the research is a new dance ritual, created especially for the Dochula Festival.
The University of Roehampton's Dr Sara Houston has been awarded the Bupa Foundation's prestigious Vitality for Life Prize for her groundbreaking research proving how dance helps alleviate the devastating effects of Parkinson’s.
Universities UK Report has published a new report on Patterns and Trends in UK Higher Education over the last decade. The report was produced by UUK's Longer Term Strategy Committee which is chaired by the University of Roehampton’s Vice-Chancellor Paul O'Prey.