Bachelor of Performing Arts in Dance
The Dance Program cultivates professional Filipino dance artists and scholars through a comprehensive curriculum in dance performance, choreography, theory, pedagogy and creative research. Students take up courses on Dance Technique, Philippine and Asian Dances, History, Composition and Improvisation, Pedagogy, Dance and Technology, and other complementary courses that engage diverse approaches and perspectives, and encourage the bridging and integration of theory and practice in creative and scholarly work. Informed by Humanistic Buddhism and Life Education, the Dance Program nurtures Filipino artists who advocate for social transformation through critical, creative and innovative dance, dance-making and scholarship.
Bachelor of Performing Arts in Theater
The Theatre program is designed to nurture 21st century scholars and culture-bearers who grasp the multidisciplinary nature of theatre as well as its historical legacies and contemporary challenges, informed by Humanistic Buddhism and Life Education. Students are trained to develop a collaborative spirit nourished in both praxis and scholarship.
The Theatre program is taught by both young and experienced Filipino Contemporary artists for theatre, film and television, which includes courses on Acting Technique, Asian Theatre, Directing, Playwriting, Dramaturgy, Stagecraft and other cognate courses that cultivate the students to become innovative and transformational artists.