Dance pedagogy

DANCE PEDAGOGY
State code 6531MX005
Faculty Faculty of Arts and Creative Technologies
Study field Education Sciences, Pedagogy
Qualification Professional Bachelor of Education Sciences, Pedagogue
Form and duration of studies Full-time studies, 3 years
Credits 180
Study plans Degree Course 2020-2023

Degree Course 2019-2022

Career Prospects

The acquired qualification gives a right to work as a dance teacher in primary schools, non-formal education institutions, dance department at music schools, dance schools, art schools etc.

Learning Outcomes

You will be able to:

  • independently to do pedagogical work in primary schools and non- formal education institutions;
  • plan and manage educational process;
  • apply choreography education methodologies;
  • organize choreography education of children with various needs, to apply theoretical knowledge of choreography and music in practical activities;
  • communicate and collaborate with students, work in a team with other teachers, parents (guardians) and social partners.

Full-time studies

Degree Course 2020-2023
Degree Course 2019-2022

1st semester (30 credits)
Module (Subjects) Credits Evaluation*
Professional Foreign Language ( English, French, German) 3 E
Professional Language Culture 3 E
Introduction to Studies 3 P
Developmental and Pedagogical Psychology 3 E
National Dance ( Lithuanian Ethnic Culture and Dance Folklore) 3 P
National Dance: Dance Studio I 3 P
Basics of Dance: Rhythmics 3 P
Basic of Dance: Classical Dance I 3 P
Observation Practice 3 P
2nd semester (30 credits)
Module (Subjects) Credits Evaluation *
Philosophy of Education 3 E
Educology 3 E
Technologies of Education through Dance ( Methodology of Education through Dance I) 3 P
National Dance: Lithuanian Folk Dance I 3 P
National Dance: Dance Studio II 3 P
Dance Composition: Basics of Dance Composition 3 P
Basics of Dance: Classical Dance II 3 P
Basics of Dance: Contemporary Dance I 3 P
Teacher’s Assistant Practice 6 P
3rd semester (30 credits)
Module (Subjects) Credits Evaluation *
Technologies of Education through Dance ( Methodology of Education through Dance II) 3 E
National Dance: Lithuanian Folk Dance II 3 E
National Dance: Dance Studio III 3 P
Dance Composition: National Dance Composition 3 P
Basics of Dance: Classical Dance III 3 E
Basics of Dance: Contemporary Dance II 3 P
Art History 3 P
Health Education 3 P
Teaching Practice 6 P
4th semester (30 credits)
Module (Subjects) Credits Evaluation *
Methodology of Educational Research 3 P
Technologies of Dance Education ( Methodology of Dance Education in Primary School) 3 P
National Dance: Dance Studio IV 3 E
Dance Composition:  Dance Composition for Children 3 P
Basics of Dance: Street Dance I 3 P
Basics of Dance: Historical Dance 3 P
Basics of Dance: Ballroom Dance I/ Sport Dance I 3 P
Pedagogical Practice 3 P
Optional Subjects* 3 P
5th semester (30 credits)
Module (Subjects) Credits Evaluation *
Final Thesis of Pedagogical Studies 3 P
Technologies of Dance Education ( Didactics of Dance Expression) 3 P
Dance Composition: Contemporary Dance Composition 3 P
Basics of Dance: Street Dance II 3 P
Basics of Dance: Dances of Word Nations I 3 P
Basics of Dance: Ballroom Dance II / Sport Dance II 3 E
Non- formal Education Practice 6 P
Optional Subjects* 3 P
Optional Subjects* 3 P
6th semester (30 credits)
Module (Subjects) Credits Evaluation *
Social Responsibility and Sustainable Management 3 P
Technologies of Education through Dance ( Organization of Inclusive Education in Dance Lessons) 3 P
Dance Composition: Dance Improvisation 3 P
Basics of Dance: Dances of Word Nations II 3 P
Dance Projects 3 P
Final Practice 3 P
Final Project 12 P

Optional subjects are freely selectable subjects from the list of predefined subjects.

* E – exam, P – project