GCSE Dance

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What will I learn?

In Years 10 & 11, you will study 4 Units:

1.       Critical appreciation of dance

2.       Set Dance

3.       Performance in a Group

4.       Solo Composition and choreography

How will I learn?

You will be given the opportunity to develop your skills, knowledge and understanding of dance as a choreographer, performer and critic through

·         applying and adapting

·         creating dances

·         developing the ability to analyse

·         appreciate the contribution of dance to their personal health

How will I be assessed?

You will follow the AQA Specification through the medium of English

What next after the course

This GCSE course offers the exciting opportunity for pupils to further their career in Performing Arts through AS (held at St Brigid’s School), A level, diploma or degree at a Performing arts College.

Future employment opportunities?

 Examples of careers where a diploma or degree is necessary:

·         Professional Dancer

·         Choreographer

·         Teacher

·         Actor