We offer a range of programmes to suit all levels and stages of your career. 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.
All programmes confer eligibility to become an RAD Registered Teacher.*
|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|
* 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 directly in the Faculty of Education then please contact:
Lead Admissions Officer
Faculty of Education
Royal Academy of Dance
36 Battersea Square
London, SW11 3RA, UK.
Tel: +44 (0)20 7326 8086