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Dance A2 level at Malmesbury School

Course description

This specification provides candidates with the opportunity to acquire experience of performance and choreography and to engage in critical thinking about dance. The content allows candidates to study a subject which can be extended through higher education and promotes a healthy lifestyle through an awareness of the importance of exercise and training.

Course content

  • Performance
  • Choreography
  • Critical engagement


Component 1: Performance and choreography

  • Practical exam
  • 80 marks
  • 50% of A level

Component 2: Critical engagement

  • Written exam: 2 hours 30 minutes
  • 100 marks
  • 50% of A level

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 07 September 2016

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 years