Dance General

  • Course Code - GEDAN
  • General Pathway

Estimated Cost: $130.00

Based on previous years pricing and subject to change. See Additional Cost Item Information Sheet for additional costs.

Course Outline

Semester 1 - G1DAN  
Exploring the components of dance

Students are introduced to:

  • Dance language
  • Practical & theoretical dance lessons
  • Safe dance, Physical skills & Coordination
  • Technique for different genres, inclding Hip-hop
  • Performance qualities
  • Choreographed routines with specialist teachers

Semester 2 – G2DAN
Dance as entertainment

  • Students are introduced to:
  • How dance functions as entertainment
  • History and development of dance in musicals/films/televisions
  • Various styles of dance
  • Ways to interpret dance performances
  • The social, historical, political and economic value of dance
  • Mindarie Senior College Showcase

Minimum Entrance Requirements


Further Study

Year 12 - Dance General
Course Code GTDAN
Acknowledgement of Country
Mindarie Senior College acknowledges and pays respect to the past, present and future Traditional Custodians and Elders of the Wadjuk people of the Noongar Nation. We recognise and respect the connection to the land, sky and seas of this area. We recognise and respect the continuing cultural, spiritual and educational practices of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.