11 Dance 1

11DN1
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Miss S. French

Students will:

Perform a range of dance sequences from a range of dance genres and styles

Utilise dance elements and devices to compose and choreography sequences.
Be introduced to the history and context of a chosen dance genre
View and respond to dance performances

Up to 20 credits are available in NCEA Level 1 Dance, students will complete only one external examination. 

*There are 8 written literacy credits available through this course.  


Pathway

12 Dance 1

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

11DN1 - Supplementary costs: Approx $30


Prerequisites

Students who have not taken Dance in Year 10 may apply to HoD for entry into NCEA Level One.

Students who have taken Year 10 dance need at least 40 Academic Graduation Points in the course, including an ‘Achieved' grade or higher in the 10DN1 end of year exam


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. 90860 v3 Dance 1.4 - Demonstrate understanding of the elements of dance
1
I
4
Y
A.S. 90858 v3 Dance 1.1 - Compose dance sequences for given briefs
1
I
6
A.S. 90005 v6 Dance 1.6 - Demonstrate knowledge of a dance genre or style
1
E
4
Y
A.S. 90002 v6 Dance 1.2 - Perform dance sequences
1
I
6
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 16 credits.

Pathway Tags

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