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Dance Level 3 at Itchen College

Course description

This is a good course if you want a practical, coursework based alternative to the A Level Dance.

This course is for you... are passionate about dance, enjoy practical lessons and have good technical and performance ability in dance.

… enjoy, and are competent at, performing and choreographing in a range of dance styles.

Taking this course also allows you to become a part of our Creative Arts Academy.

Course content

You will study and develop the vocational skills needed for a career in dance. You will have multiple opportunities to perform during the course. The department also run numerous trips to see shows both local and further afield to inspire you. We also invite professional dance artists in to provide workshops.

Possible units of study include:

  • Dance performance
  • Developing movement skills
  • Jazz dance
  • Developing contemporary dance technique
  • Movement in performance
  • Performing to an audience

Entry requirements

Grades 9-4 in English and four GCSEs at grades 9-4 and A*-C. Merit or above in a related vocational Level 2 qualification will also be accepted. 

Additional guidance is available at interview.


100% coursework

Future opportunities

The course is worth UCAS points if you wish to go on and study at university. 

Further information

Students will take part in showcases throughout the year and go on visits to theatres, dance studios and world renowned destinations.  

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 11 August 2016

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