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Performing Arts (Dance) BTEC Level 3 Diploma at Hull College Group

Course description

Dance at Hull College helps you to develop your technical ability as well as your performance skills. With weekly lessons in ballet, tap, contemporary, jazz and urban we aim to make you a versatile dancer.

Performance opportunities are plenty with both private and public performances taking place throughout the year.

You will build on your appreciation of dance through choreography projects as well as studying the history of the art form.

Course content

  • Technique
  • Performance
  • Choreography
  • History of Dance

Entry requirements

4 GCSE’s grade C and above, including Maths and English, or BTEC Level 2 Diploma in Performing Arts

Financial information

On entry to the course students will be required to acquire a dance kit which will include a pair of ballet shoes (black or pink), tap shoes, black leotard and dance trousers. It is essential each student has these for assessment purposes.

Future opportunities

University, Dance Schools, Employment

Further information

All students will partake in all of the elements of the Study Programme which include:

  • Vocational Studies
  • English and Maths*
  • Additional learning goals
  • Individual learner reviews
  • Work experience
  • Directed Personal Study

Additional vocational work will be set for students to work on in studio’s as Directed Personal study, outside of the above timetabled sessions. Hours per week for this Study programme are between 16hrs and 30hrs.

Each student has an Individual Study programme package dependant on previous qualification achievements.

* Dependant on previous qualifications, Maths and English are mandatory requirements for all students who have not achieved Grade C or above in GCSE. Additional learning goals will be studied dependant on individual students previous English and Maths achievements.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Hull College Group directly.

Last updated date: 21 April 2016

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