Dance ATAR

  • Course Code - AEDAN
  • University Pathway

Estimated Cost: $130.00

Course Outline

Semester 1 – A1DAN

Popular culture

Students are introduced to:

  • Dance language
  • How dance can convey a message
  • Safe dance, Physical skills & Choreographic tools
  • Popular trends in dance & dance in music media
  • Solo practical examinations
  • The WA Set Solo in contemporary
  • Written examinations
  • Commercial dance styles with specialists

Semester 2 – A2DAN

Australian dance

Students are introduced to:

  • Unique Australian cultural dance
  • History and development of dance in Australia
  • Australian dance companies
  • Written examination
  • Manipulating the Elements of Dance

Minimum Entrance Requirements

C Grade Year 10 English
Previous dance experience (especially contemporary/ballet/jazz), and strong writing skills. Contemporary dance is a major component of practical lessons.

*This course is not recommended for students with consistent injuries

Further Study

Year 12 - Dance – ATAR Course Code ATDAN

Coastal Cluster

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