Dance is the perfect course to develop expression, creativity and confidence. Anyone with a passion or enthusiasm for dance or a career in performing arts would enjoy and embrace the opportunities offered by this course.

Students will study a range of dance styles in our purpose built dance studio learning the techniques and skills required as a dancer. They will also learn about dance appreciation and study a wide variety of professional works by established choreographers to widen their understanding and knowledge of dance in the performing arts world.

Students will complete four units over the two year period with the expectation of performing in several academy shows within this time. Students will develop an understanding of choreography and performance skills, as well as other elements of performing arts such as design roles, technical roles and management. Students will also participate in workshops to help aid their development of skills and techniques and improve their dance ability.


Qualification: Pearson BTEC National Extended Certificate in Performing Arts (Dance)

Entry requirements: Blue pathway

Assessment: 4 units – 2 internally assessed, 2 externally assessed

Progression Route: University, apprenticeship or employment in dance, sport or the creative industries

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For more information, please contact: Miss Morley


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Performing Arts          Sport Studies          Music


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