Dance BTEC National Extended Certificate at Brimsham Green School
The course offered is a mixture of practical and theory, and will give you the opportunity to complete assignments and activities based on realistic situations linked to working in a dance related environment. It will give you a good feel for what it will be like to be at work in the dance industry as well as developing your communication, number, IT, time management and teamwork skills.
Year 12 & 13 (this is a two-year course only)
Mandatory Units (guided learning hours)
Unit 1 Investigating Practitioner’s Work 90
Unit 2 Developing Skills & Techniques for Live Performance 90
Unit 3 Group Performance Workshop 120
Unit 8 Classical Ballet Technique 60
Unit 9 Tap Dance Technique 60
Unit 10 Jazz Dance Technique 60
Unit 11 Street Dance Technique 60
Unit 12 Contemporary Dance Technique 60
There are no formal exams. All work will be assessed through ongoing assignments. These will range from written tasks, to practically assessed scenario tasks. Some of these will be assessed internally and some will be set tasks that are sent off to the examiners to grade.
This qualification will enable you to progress to degree courses in associated areas in performance or choreography, as well as teaching.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Brimsham Green School directly.