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Dance at St Aidan's and St John Fisher's Associated Sixth Form

Course description

Course Aims

To create imaginative dances with an understanding of current practice, whilst drawing on the conventions and traditions of the past.

To perform and interpret dance ideas through solo performance and with other dancers, demonstrating an understanding of appropriate technical and expressive skills, of sensitivity and awareness within group performance, and of safe practice.

To communicate clearly, through writing, the knowledge, understanding and insight appropriate to Dance study.

To show detailed knowledge and understanding of choreographic and performance processes, analyse specific dance works, and compare professional dance works within their wider context.

Entry requirements

The course is designed for students from any dance background who wish to study Dance in depth. Performance and composition are a crucial part of the course, so students must have some experience and competence in this area.

Strong analytical/writing skills are required. Students will have GCSE English at grade B or above and ideally GCSE Dance.

5 GCSEs A*-C Grade

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact St Aidan's and St John Fisher's Associated Sixth Form directly.

Last updated date: 20 May 2014

Key information

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