Course Detail



A challenging course where regular performance, intensive training and classroom practice are central to the philosophy of the program.

The course provides an insight into dance as an art form, and as a social and educative experience. In addition to the pursuit of physical excellence, the course develops skills in communication, critical thinking, research and analysis, and demands that students be creatively productive.

The importance of sustainability in relation to professional career pathways is emphasised through engagement with industry partners and exposure to diverse performance environments locally, nationally, regionally and internationally.


Course Information

  • IELTS: 6.0\6.0

  • Scholarship: Yes

  • Tuition Fee: AU $31,900 per year

Admission Requirements


The following course-specific admission requirements are mandatory and must be satisfied by all applicants. These requirements are in addition to or supersede the minimum requirements outlined within the Academic admission requirements band section below.

All applicants are required to submit satisfactory medical reports, and attend an audition. Information regarding audition requirements and procedures is available from WAAPA.

NoteFor more information, including guidelines for specific disciplines, please see our Interviews, folios and auditions web page.

All applicants must meet the academic admission requirements for this course. The indicative or guaranteed ATAR is as published (where applicable) or academic admission requirements may be satisfied through completion of one of the following:

·         AQF Cert IV;

·         Successfully completed 0.25 EFTSL of study at bachelor level or higher at an Australian higher education provider (or equivalent);

·         Special Tertiary Admissions Test;*

·         University Preparation Course;*

·         Indigenous University Orientation Course;*

·         Aboriginal Student Intake Test; or*

·         Experience Based Entry Scheme.*

* Further information can be found on the Study course entry page.

For international students, requirements include your secondary school results.