Level 2 Dance

02DAN
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr A. Salaivao

In this course students will explore a variety of different styles and genres such as Pasifika, Contemporary, Hip Hop, Musical Theatre and Gumboot Dancing. They will also create their own choreographies in small groups and develop a greater understanding of choreographic process. 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 3 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

Minimum of 12 credits in Level 1 NCEA Dance or gain HOLA approval through an audition process.


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. 91206 v2 Dance 2.2 - Choreograph a solo dance to communicate an intention
2
I
4
A.S. 91208 v3 Dance 2.4 - Perform a theatre dance to communicate understanding of the dance
2
I
4
A.S. 91209 v3 Dance 2.5 - Perform a repertoire of dance
2
I
6
A.S. 91212 v2 Dance 2.8 - Demonstrate understanding of a dance genre or style in context
2
E
4
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 18 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 14 credits.

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