The A Level Dance course is a dynamic qualification which encourages students to develop their creative and intellectual capacity, alongside transferable skills such as team working, communication and problem solving.
Students will study a variety of practitioners through both practical and theoretical elements in preparation for the final exams. All students will complete three performances and one written paper.
Component 1: Performance and Choreography 50%
- Solo performance linked to a specified practitioner within an area of study
- Performance in a quartet
- Group choreography
Component 2: Critical Engagement 50%
Knowledge, understanding and critical appreciation of two set works.
- One compulsory set work within the compulsory area of study
- One optional set work within the corresponding area of study, from a choice of four.