13DANC

Level 3 Dance

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms A. Flaherty


Students will explore a variety of dance disciplines. This is a heavily performance-based course with a major focus on devising and interpretation. At Level 3 students enter this course with a solid performance foundation either from prior training elsewhere, or from dance here at HVHS. Students will learn, use, and refine skills in composition. Through collective and active participation, students will up-skill in a range of dance styles and refine their practical technique. This programme offers opportunities to teach peers, and also to perform within a variety of school contexts.


Recommended Prior Learning

Interest in the performing arts, and some experience of dance or performing.

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

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

Credit Information

This course is approved for University Entrance.

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. 91589 v2
NZQA Info
Dance 3.2 - Choreograph a dance to develop and resolve ideas
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0 *
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91591 v2
NZQA Info
Dance 3.4 - Perform a group dance
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0 *
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91592 v2
NZQA Info
Dance 3.5 - Perform a repertoire of contrasting dances
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 6
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
Total Numeracy Credits: 0

Approved subject for University Entrance

Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 14

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.