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Dance at Toot Hill School

Course description

Year 1 AS Level:

Unit 1: Dance 1 Understanding Dance 40% of AS 20% of A-Level 1hour 50 minutes examination 60 marks Two sections: A - Structured questions (20 marks) B - Two essay questions (40 marks).

Unit 2: Dance 2 Choreography and performance 60% of AS 30% of A-Level Practical coursework - internally assessed 90 marks Two sections: A - Solo choreography and performance (60 marks) B - Performance in a duo/trio (30 marks).

Year 2 A2 Level

Unit 3: Dance 3 Dance Appreciation: content and context 25% of A-Level 1 hour 50 minutes examination 80 marks Two sections: A - One question on chosen area of study (40 marks) B - One question on set work studied (40 marks).

Unit 4: Dance 4 Group choreography and solo performance 25% of A-Level Practical examination - externally assessed 75 marks.

Entry requirements

This course is particularly suitable for students who have studied GCSE Dance or GCSE PE and wish to study Dance at a higher level

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Toot Hill School directly.

Last updated date: 19 June 2014

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1-2 Years