12DANC

Level 2 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 skills in performance, choreography and theoretical dance. Genres and styles studied include Cabaret/Musical Theatre, Reggaeton, Gumboot and Contemporary dance. Students are given the option of EITHER choreographing a solo or a group dance to gain 4 internal credits in Level 2 choreography. Students are also offered 6 credits during the Repertoire performance standard as stated above.


Pathway

Recommended Prior Learning

Students are encouraged to have achieved NCEA Level 1 Dance. Students with ample community or studio dance experience will also be considered.

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 26 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 22 credits.

Assessment Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91212 v2
NZQA Info
Dance 2.8 - Demonstrate understanding of a dance genre or style in context
2
E
4
Y
A.S. 91209 v3
NZQA Info
Dance 2.5 - Perform a repertoire of dance
2
I
6
A.S. 91208 v3
NZQA Info
Dance 2.4 - Perform a theatre dance to communicate understanding of the dance
2
I
4
A.S. 91207 v2
NZQA Info
Dance 2.3 - Perform an ethnic or social dance to communicate understanding of the style
2
I
4
A.S. 91206 v2
NZQA Info
Dance 2.2 - Choreograph a solo dance to communicate an intention
2
I
4
A.S. 91205 v2
NZQA Info
Dance 2.1 - Choreograph a group dance to communicate an intention
2
I
4
Total Credits
26
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