NCEA Level 2 Dance

12DNC
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs B. Davies

Continue to develop your knowledge of dance.  You will complete a minimum of four Achievement Standards during the year.


Course Overview

Term 1
Developing dance performance skills

Students will learn a variety of dance genres or styles and rehearse these dances to a performance level in which they are able to communicate an understanding of the genre/style being performed.

Term 2
Developing dance choreographic skills

Students will learn a variety of dance choreographic processes to enable them to choreograph dances to communicate an intention.

Term 3
Analyse a dance performance

Students will study a dance performance in which they will learn to analyse and relate to their knowledge, understanding of dance linking it to the wider society.

Term 4
Preparation for external examination

Students will continue to strengthen their understanding and knowledge of a dance performance in preparation for the external examination.

Pathway

NCEA Level 3 Dance

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Course Contribution: $40
Stationery Requirements: 1 x clearfile, refill


Recommended Prior Learning

Successfully completed Year 11 Dance or have been approved to be placed in this class by the teacher in charge.


Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91205 v2 Dance 2.1 - Choreograph a group dance to communicate an intention
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2
I
4
A.S. 91206 v2 Dance 2.2 - Choreograph a solo dance to communicate an intention
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2
I
4
A.S. 91207 v2 Dance 2.3 - Perform an ethnic or social dance to communicate understanding of the style
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2
I
4
A.S. 91208 v3 Dance 2.4 - Perform a theatre dance to communicate understanding of the dance
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2
I
4
A.S. 91209 v3 Dance 2.5 - Perform a repertoire of dance
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2
I
6
A.S. 91211 v2 Dance 2.7 - Provide an interpretation of a dance performance with supporting evidence
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2
E
4
Y
Total Credits

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

Pathway Tags

Drama and Dance: Teaching, Theatre Producer/Assistant, Comedian, Director, Promoter, Production Manager, Events Manager Dance: Dancer, Model Drama: Actor, Television Presenter, Lighting Technician, Entertainer, Actor, Art Director (Film/Television/Stage), Artistic Director, Cinema Projectionist, Dancer, Director (Film/Television/Radio/Stage), Film and Video Editor, Film/Television Camera Operator, Light Technician, Media Producer, Musician, Production Assistant (Film/Television/Radio/Stage), Radio Presenter, Sound Technician, Primary School Teacher, Private Teacher/Tutor, Tertiary Lecturer, Diversional Therapist, Events Manager Dance: Dancer, Model


Disclaimer

Standards shown on courses are only an indication and not all may be offered at the time of study.