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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.

Course Content:

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%).

Future Prospects:
This A-level course can lead to further study of Dance at Higher Education or pursuing a career in Performing Arts. management.

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