Studying Dance is an accessible and comprehensive guide for students entering their first year of a university dance study programme. Through it, students will understand dance in new and exciting ways, embrace it as an academic discipline, navigate and take charge of their dance education, and visualise potential careers after graduation. It introduces all the cultural, artistic and educational aspects of dance and by expanding their thinking, students will move to a deeper understanding of themselves as dancers and the world around them. The author demystifies the entire first-year experience while guiding students in the discovery of dance as a multi-faceted discipline and also prompts students to visualise and plan their dance life beyond campus so they can set clear goals for studying and succeeding as young professionals. This book looks at dance as a subject and a career.