Year 10 Dance

10DAN
Course Description

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

Year 10 Dance will continue to develop student’s practical knowledge and skills learnt in Year 9. Students will learn a choreographed dance routine which they will perform to a live audience. They will also be given the opportunity to create their own choreographies in small group situations. An exposure to a variety of dance styles and genres throughout the year will include, Hip Hop, Body Percussion, Stomp, Contemporary and Disco. Students will learn about the elements of Dance and have the opportunity to gain 4 credits towards NCEA Level 1. 


Pathway

Level 1 Dance

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Students will have the opportunity to view at least one live performance throughout the year. Costs will be 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
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 90860 v3 Dance 1.4 - Demonstrate understanding of the elements of dance
1
I
4
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 4 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.

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