Year 9 Dance
Teacher in Charge: Ms T. Ellis
Dance aims to introduce, through a variety of topics and styles, skills that students need to both perform and choreograph dance. Dance terminology will be incorporated into each topic and supports each new skill as it is learned.
Topics included in Dance:
- Features of different Dance styles
- Elements of Dance
- Performance Techniques
Students who enjoy being active, have a passion for dance, are interested in being imaginative and creative and enjoy learning practical skills, should take this course. The course develops self-management, and interpersonal skills, builds confidence and encourages creativity. This course is also suitable for those who are studying dance as an extra-curricular activity as they have the opportunity to build on their knowledge and learn new styles.
Introduction to the benefits of dance and Contemporary style
Introduction to Jazz/Musical Theatre and Hip Hop.
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
Students are expected to wear their Physical Education uniform and indoor running shoes or dance footwear for all lessons. BYO Devices will used in class for music, videos and schoology.
A $20 course contribution is used for guest tutors
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.