Year 12 Dance

12DNC
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: L. Neal

The skills learned through Dance are valuable in any career that requires leadership, team work, communication skills, creativity, taking risks and stepping out of your comfort zone. These are all skills that are very sought after in any work place today.

Content:
• Students will extend their dance skills. They will prepare, rehearse and perform in a range of dance works. This includes a theatre dance work and a repertoire of dance.
• Students will choreograph an original solo dance, and also a section of dance for a group (in collaboration with others).
• Students will analyse and evaluate their own and others' dance performances, including  those of well known dance companies.
• Students will research social and cultural influences on various forms of dance.

Skills:
Choreography, performance, evaluation, movement skills and technique, rhythmic awareness, appreciation of dance, presentation, problem solving, analysis of form and style in movement, creativity and imagination, confidence in working relationships with others.


Pathway

Year 13 Dance, Year 13 Pasifika Dance

Contributions and Equipment

1 A4 Clearfile


Recommended Prior Learning

Participation in a Year 11 Dance course or by audition.


Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91205 v2 Dance 2.1 - Choreograph a group dance to communicate an intention
2
I
4
A.S. 91207 v2 Dance 2.3 - Perform an ethnic or social dance to communicate understanding of the style
2
I
4
A.S. 91208 v3 Dance 2.4 - Perform a theatre dance to communicate understanding of the dance
2
I
4
A.S. 91209 v3 Dance 2.5 - Perform a repertoire of dance
2
I
6
A.S. 91211 v2 Dance 2.7 - Provide an interpretation of a dance performance with supporting evidence
2
E
4
Y
Total Credits

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

Pathway Tags

teaching, health sector, hospitality, tourism, creative industries, entrepreneur, entertainment industries.