13DANC

Level 3 Dance

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: G. Visser-Heydon

The standards offered in this course may be altered at the discretion of the Head of Department.

Students will develop their performance and choreographic skills as well as their theoretical knowledge. Genres studied include Tap, Cuban Salsa, Samoan Sāsā, Philippino Tinikling and Cabaret/Musical theatre. Scholarship is also available.

AS 3.2 is optional


Recommended Prior Learning

Students are encouraged to have achieved Level 2 Dance. Students with sufficient community or studio dance experience may also be considered.

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 22 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 18 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. 91592 v2
NZQA Info
Dance 3.5 - Perform a repertoire of contrasting dances
3
I
6
*
A.S. 91591 v2
NZQA Info
Dance 3.4 - Perform a group dance
3
I
4
*
A.S. 91590 v2
NZQA Info
Dance 3.3 - Perform a solo or duet dance
3
I
4
*
A.S. 91589 v2
NZQA Info
Dance 3.2 - Choreograph a dance to develop and resolve ideas
3
I
4
*
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.

22
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 Primary Industries
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 Social & Community Services
 Creative Industries