Level 3 Elite Dance Course

DANAC3
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: T. Templeton

Recommended Prior Learning

Students need to audition for a place in this extension class. No formal training is required but experience in NCEA Level 2 dance is preferred.


Choreography
A strong focus upon the creation of original and extension dance pieces. Students will develop the ability to create work for both themselves and others as well as manage all aspects of a performance.

Dance Performance
Students will be involved in numerous performances throughout the year which will further explore dance techniques and the requirements of site specific performances. They will also be responsible for all aspects of a production.

Dance Perspectives
Students will develop an understanding of the development of dance within NZ and significant changes related to events and people.



Faculties:

Dance



Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

There will be workshops and performances throughout the year which may have additional costs.


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. 91588 v2 Dance 3.1 - Produce a dance to realise a concept
3
I
8
*
A.S. 91590 v2 Dance 3.3 - Perform a solo or duet dance
3
I
4
*
A.S. 91592 v2 Dance 3.5 - Perform a repertoire of contrasting dances
3
I
6
*
A.S. 91595 v2 Dance 3.8 - Demonstrate understanding of the development of dance in Aotearoa/New Zealand
3
E
4
Y
4r,4w *
Total Credits
Approved subject for University Entrance

Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 22

* 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.

Total Credits Available: 22 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 18 credits.