Level 1 Dance

01DAN
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms M. Ta'e'iloa

In this course students will explore a variety of different styles and genres such as Contemporary, Hip Hop and Cultural Dance. They will also create their own choreographies in small groups. This programme of learning includes both practical and written assessments including one external written examination at the end of the year. They will have two performance opportunities to showcase their work, the mid year and end of year show. 


Pathway

Level 2 Dance

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Students will have the opportunity to view at least one to two live performances throughout the year. Costs will given closer to the time but usually range between $20 - $30 per performance (including transportation).


Recommended Prior Learning

Students should have taken Dance at Year 9 and 10 however if this is not the case an audition process with the HOLA is an alternative pathway into the subject.


Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

This course is approved for University Entrance.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 90002 v6 Dance 1.2 - Perform dance sequences
1
I
6
A.S. 90858 v3 Dance 1.1 - Compose dance sequences for given briefs
1
I
6
A.S. 90859 v3 Dance 1.3 - Demonstrate ensemble skills in a dance
1
I
4
A.S. 90861 v3 Dance 1.5 - Demonstrate understanding of a dance performance
1
E
4
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 16 credits.

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