NCEA Level 3 Dance
Teacher in Charge: Ms T. Ellis
Level 3 Dance is a course that offers students opportunities to perform, choreograph their own dance works and explore a range of dance styles. Students have choice in what styles they wish to study and can work independently. They will extend their practical dance knowledge and skills from Level 2 Dance.
There is also a potential opportunity to submit a portfolio of work for Dance Scholarship.
Perform a solo or duet in any genre and perform their first repertoire.
Perform the second repertoire as a class ensemble and choreograph and perform a dance based around a wider issue.
Showcase is the main focus for the term, alongside beginning the theory component and finishing the repertoire series.
Preparation for external exams.
Recommended Prior Learning
Approval from the HOD Mrs Ellis if you did not take Level 2 dance
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
$20 for outside dance tutors. $20 for outside dance tutors. Students are also expected to have the new Burnside Dance uniform which consists of a long or short sleeve t shirt and anything black on the lower half- tights, shorts, pants.
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
This course is approved for University Entrance.
Total Credits Available: 18 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 14 credits.
Approved subject for University Entrance
Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 18
Only students engaged in learning and achievement derived from Te Marautanga o Aotearoa are eligible to be awarded these subjects as part of the requirement for 14 credits in each of three subjects.
Diversional Therapist, Actor, Art Director (Film, Television or Stage), Artistic Director, Film and Video Editor, Sound Technician, Dancer, Entertainer, Counsellor, Director (Film, Television, Radio or Stage), Early Childhood Teacher, Media Producer, Production Assistant (Film, Model, Nanny/Child Carer, Private Teacher/Tutor, Television Presenter,
Burnside High School may change any costs, courses or standards offered without notice.