Dance A Level at Copleston High School
Development of critical skills for the analysis of choreography and performance within their own work and in professional repertoire.
Unit 2 Choreography and Performance
The AS specification focuses on the development and performance of the candidate's
Unit 3 Dance Appreciation
Unit 4 Group Choreography and Solo Performance
The focus of choreography is shifted towards group dance. Performance skills will be
The main dance styles studied are contemporary and jazz. The course includes choreography and performance as well as critical dance analysis. There will be a mixture of theory and practical lessons in order to broaden your subject knowledge and develop your creative approach to dance. The course involves both practical and written elements and therefore students should have previous experience in areas such as ballet, jazz, contemporary or modern dance.
4 AS levels – at least 5 grade Bs or equivalent in different GCSEs or other Level 2 courses. 3 AS levels – at least 5 grade Cs or equivalent in different GCSEs or other Level 2 courses. in addition att least a grade C in GCSE English and a grade B in a Dance related qualification and/or demonstrate an ability in the genre.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Copleston High School directly.