The National Institute of Circus Arts (NICA) is a centre of teaching excellence for professional education and training in contemporary circus arts. The Bachelor of Circus Arts degree aims to produce graduates with a broad body of knowledge and skills through immersive and experiential practice-based studies in contemporary circus arts. An intense student-centred approach to learning through the conservatoire model seeks to enable students to develop the knowledge and abilities necessary to become confident and autonomous circus arts practitioners. The program provides preparation for further learning and regular opportunities for performance in diverse contexts.
Swinburne Open Day
Step one to the biggest adventure of your life! Explore campus, check out the activities and chat to students to get the lowdown. Come to Hawthorn, Sunday 28 July. Plan my Open Day
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- Semester 1 (NICA) - 28 January 2019
National Institute of Circus Arts
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