DAN301

Level 3 Dance

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: T. Templeton

In this course students will;
• Extend dance skills in the vocabularies, practices and technologies of a range of dance forms
• Initiate, choreograph, develop, perform, dance works of a chosen intent and explore the relationship between dance and other disciplines.
• Select, promote and perform a programme of dance works
• Critically analyse, respond to self, peer and professional works.
• Research the contribution of selected individuals or groups to dance in New Zealand.


Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

$40 for equipment, printing and performance.

Recommended Prior Learning

Students must be a competent performer with experience in at least one chosen dance style from cultural to western. A prior and/or current study of dance is essential. Interviews conducted by HOD and entry at discretion of teacher.

Credit Information

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

Assessment Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91594 v2
NZQA Info
Dance 3.7 - Analyse a dance performance
3
E
4
Y
4w *
A.S. 91593 v2
NZQA Info
Dance 3.6 - Demonstrate understanding of dance performance practices
3
I
4
*
A.S. 91591 v2
NZQA Info
Dance 3.4 - Perform a group dance
3
I
4
*
A.S. 91589 v2
NZQA Info
Dance 3.2 - Choreograph a dance to develop and resolve ideas
3
I
4
*
A.S. 91501 v2
NZQA Info
Physical Education 3.4 - Demonstrate quality performance of a physical activity in an applied setting
3
I
4
*
Y
Total Credits

Approved subject for University Entrance

Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 20

Only students engaged in learning and achievement derived from Te Marautanga o Aotearoa are eligible to be awarded these subjects as part of the requirement for 14 credits in each of three subjects.