Level 3 Dance

13DAN
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs E. McKellar

You will learn to:
• investigate, analyse and discuss the features, history, issues and development of dance in New Zealand, including the contribution of selected individuals and groups
• extend and refine skills, practices and use of technologies in a range of dance genres and styles
• develop a concept and produce original dance works, using appropriate production technologies to communicate choreographic intentions
• select and apply rehearsal processes, performance skills and production technologies to enhance the communication and expression of dance works
• critically analyse, interpret and evaluate the artistic features and the communication of ideas in a range of dance works


Recommended Prior Learning Competency at Level 2 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. 91594 v2 Dance 3.7 - Analyse a dance performance
3
E
4
Y
4w *
A.S. 91592 v2 Dance 3.5 - Perform a repertoire of contrasting dances
3
I
6
*
A.S. 91591 v2 Dance 3.4 - Perform a group dance
3
I
4
*
A.S. 91590 v2 Dance 3.3 - Perform a solo or duet dance
3
I
4
*
A.S. 91589 v2 Dance 3.2 - Choreograph a dance to develop and resolve ideas
3
I
4
*
A.S. 91588 v2 Dance 3.1 - Produce a dance to realise a concept
3
I
8
*
Total Credits
Approved subject for University Entrance

Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 30

* 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.

Total Credits Available: 30 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 26 credits.