Examination Board: AQA
Course Leaders: Mrs L Phipps
Entry Requirements: Minimum 6 GCSEs at Grade 9-4 mainly at Grade 6 or above. English Language Grade 5 or above or evidence of performance.
You will have the opportunity to experience and develop both performance and choreography in both solo and group situations, as well as engage in critical thinking about dance across a variety of contexts, genres and styles. It will help you to develop a healthy lifestyle in terms of physical and mental well-being by promoting creativity, exercise and training.
Assessment is through a practical component which involves both choreography and performing and accounts for approximately 50% of the course. There will also be a formal written examination including 3 essays on selected set works (50%).
This A-level course can lead to further study of Dance at Higher Education or pursuing a career in Performing Arts. management.