Bharatanatyam

Bharatanatyam Dance

 

Bharatanatyam is one of the classical dance forms of India which has its roots in ancient culture and traditional practice. The dance form is known for its harmonious integrated philosophy, beauty, rhythm and joy. In the modern world it is emerging as an area of scholarly studies. Any Indian classical dance form cannot be studied in isolation. One has to study various other allied arts such as literature, music, sculpture and aesthetics.

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  • Masters
  • Diploma
  • Certificate

Requirements :

Duration: Two - year program. (2 semesters in each year)
Required Units: Total of 30 credit units.
Required Courses: 6 mandatory and 4 electives.

General Admission Requirements:

Courses

Six Required Core Courses:

Four out of Five Electives Courses:

 
EVALUATION

The evaluation has the following components- Final exams, Mid-term exams, Assignments, a Thesis, and an Oral Defense. Students will be awarded a degree in Master of Arts in Bharatanatyam Dance, on their successful completion of all the required courses, with a GPA of 3.0 or higher based on the evaluation weightages across the various methods/metrics.

Tuition Fees :

Estimated Program Costs: $9,900.00 including Tuition ($9,000.00), Application Fee, Books, Registration Fees, etc.

Requirements :

Duration: One Year (2 semesters per year)
Required Hours: 255 Hours
Required Units: Total of 5 courses (4 core mandatory and 1 electives)
This program does not require internship or externship.

General Admission Requirements:

Program Curriculum:

Core Courses:

Electives Courses:

 
EVALUATION

A student enrolled in the diploma program is evaluated using the following methods/metrics:
-Final exam at the end of each course
-Mid Term exam at the mid-point of the course
-Assignment
-Quizzes

 
 

Students will be awarded the diploma after they earn an overall combined GPA of 2.0 based on the evaluation weightages across the various methods/metrics.

Tuition Fees :

Estimated Program Costs: $6,000.00 including Tuition ($5,400.00), Application Fee, Books, Registration Fees, etc.

Requirements :

Duration: One Year (2 semesters per year)
Required Hours: 135 Hours
Required Units: Total of 3 courses

This program does not require internship or externship. The educational programs offered does not lead to a profession, occupation, trade, or career field requiring licensure in this state.

General Admission Requirements:

Please check our Diploma & Certificate Programs here

Program Curriculum:

Courses:

 
EVALUATION

A student enrolled in the certificate program is evaluated using the following methods/metrics:
-Final exam at the end of each course
-Mid Term exam in the middle of a course
-Assignments
-Quizzes

 
 

Students will be awarded a Certificate in Bharatanatyam on their successful completion of all the required courses, with an overall combined GPA of 2.0, based on the evaluation weightages across the various methods/metrics.

Tuition Fees :

Estimated Program Costs: $3,000.00 including Tuition ($2,700.00), Application Fee, Books, Registration Fees, etc.

Bharatanatyam Faculty

Dr. Divyasena S

Assistant Professor, Department of Bharatanatyam

Bharatanatyam Faculty

Anuradha Ramesh

Lecturer, Department of Bharatanatyam

Bharatanatyam Faculty

Karuna Vijayendra

Chair, Department of Bharatanatyam

Bharatanatyam Faculty

Vidushi Anitha Guha

Visiting Faculty, Department of Bharatanatyam

Bharatanatyam Faculty

Dr. Padmaja Suresh

Assistant Professor, Department of Bharatanatyam

Bharatanatyam Faculty

Dr. Sujatha Mohan

Asst. Professor, Department of Bharatanatyam