Level 2 Dance

12DAN
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs E. McKellar

You will learn to:
• investigate and evaluate the effects of individual, social, cultural and technological influences on the development of a variety of dance genres and styles
• extend skills in the vocabulary, practices and technologies of selected dance genres and styles
• choreograph solo and group dance works, using choreographic processes, devices, structures and technologies to communicate choreographic intentions
• generate, plan and record choreographic ideas and processes
• apply rehearsal and performance skills to a range of dances, using appropriate techniques and expressions to communicate specific intentions
• analyse, explain and discuss aspects of performance and choreography in a range of dance works


Pathway

Level 3 Dance

Recommended Prior Learning Competency at level 1 or at the discretion of the Head of Department
Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91212 v2 Dance 2.8 - Demonstrate understanding of a dance genre or style in context
2
E
4
Y
A.S. 91209 v3 Dance 2.5 - Perform a repertoire of dance
2
I
6
A.S. 91208 v3 Dance 2.4 - Perform a theatre dance to communicate understanding of the dance
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. 91206 v2 Dance 2.2 - Choreograph a solo dance to communicate an intention
2
I
4
A.S. 91205 v2 Dance 2.1 - Choreograph a group dance to communicate an intention
2
I
4
Total Credits

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