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Dance at St Birinus School

Course description


  • Unit 1 Understanding Dance (Written paper: 1½ hours)
  • Unit 2 Choreography & Performance (Practical assessment)


  • Unit 3 Content and Context (Written paper: 1½ hours)
  • Unit 4 Group choreography and solo performance.

    Students study the dancer as a performer developing knowledge and understanding of the process and craft of choreography, as well as the significance of dances. Students practise solo choreography as well as physical and interpretive skills.

  • Entry requirements

    If you achieve at least 5 C grades or above or the equivalent youcould consider Advanced Level courses.

    However, for the majority of Level 3 subjects B grades at GCSEare required. Specific grade requrements for subjects are available from staff and will be discussed at interview .

    How to apply

    If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact St Birinus School directly.

    Last updated date: 09 June 2014

    Key information

    • Start date: Next September
    • Duration: 2 years