Dance at Holy Trinity
GCE A Level Dance
Year 12 AS
UNIT 1 Written paper: 1hr 30mins UNDERSTANDING DANCE
UNIT 2 Choreography and Performance. Practical coursework,
Solo choreography and performance
Performance in a duo/trio
Year 13 A2
UNIT 4 Written paper: 1hr 30mins APPRECIATION: CONTENT & CONTEXT
UNIT 5 Practical Examination
SECTION A: Group choreography
SECTION B: Solo performance
It is desirable to have achieved a GCSE or BTEC qualification in Dance but not always necessary, dependent upon the students previous experience in Dance.
In Year 12 there is a moderation programme - the practical work is marked by a visiting examiner in negotiation with the Dance teacher. There is a written examination.
In Year 13 the practical work (performance and choreography) is examined by a visiting examiner. There is a written examination.
Degree studies in Dance, possibly leading to a career as a performer in choreography or in teaching.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Holy Trinity directly.