11DANC

Level 1 Dance

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms A. Flaherty

Students will learn a variety of dance genres/styles such as:

• Modern and stylised jazz
• Urban and street dance
• Musical Theatre and commercial dance
• Creative and Contemporary Dance

By exploring these contrasting dance forms students will develop technical dance skills, strength, flexibility and creativity whilst learning about rhythmical patterns and movement combinations. Students will have the opportunity to create their own choreography, learn movement sequences from specialised tutors and showcase their dance work within the school community.

Note: this course will be assessed against Level 2 standards.


Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Students must wear a complete change of active wear for practical sessions.

Recommended Prior Learning

Interest in the performing arts and dance.

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 14 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 14 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
A.S. 90002 v6
NZQA Info
Dance 1.2 - Perform dance sequences

Further assessment opportunities will not be offered for this standard inline with NZQA guidelines

Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 6
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91205 v2
NZQA Info
Dance 2.1 - Choreograph a group dance to communicate an intention

Further assessment opportunities will not be offered for this standard inline with NZQA guidelines

Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91208 v3
NZQA Info
Dance 2.4 - Perform a theatre dance to communicate understanding of the dance
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 14
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
TotalNumeracy Credits: 0

SchoolPoint by Inbox Design SCHOOLPOINT129, Rendered 1.03MB in 0.0700 seconds with 12 queries.

----