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Dance A Level at Chelsea Academy

Course description

At AS Level you will focus on the following: solo choreography, the performance of own, choreography, performance within a duo/trio, training, technique, health and safety of the dancer and analysis of choreography and performance within a professional repertoire.

At A2 you will focus on group choreography, knowledge and understanding of a specific area of study related to the development of one of the following: modern dance, ballet or jazz dance. You will also develop your performance skills related to one of the specific areas of study or to a choreographer of one of the set works. You will enhance your knowledge of training, technique, health and safety of the dancer and complete an analytical study of one set work and its cultural and artistic context.

Entry requirements

GCSE Dance would be an advantage but is not essential.


Coursework: 55%
Examination: 45%

Future opportunities

This course can lead to a variety of Dance degrees or to more general Arts courses such as musical theatre, performing arts and the creative arts.

Dance A Level will nurture and develop transferable skills that are highly valued in today’s competitive job market. These skills include team work, analytical skills, confidence, independent learning, research skills and communication skills.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Chelsea Academy directly.

Last updated date: 18 August 2017
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