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Performing Arts (Dance) BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma at Kidderminster College

Course description

If you have aspirations to become a professional dancer or choreographer, then this is the perfect launch pad for you. This Level 3 qualification is designed to provide a high standard of technical, creative and performance training, focusing on ballet and contemporary as the fundamental base of all dance practice.  In addition to this, we expect our dancers to become proficient in commercial dance styles such as jazz, urban, tap and lyrical dance.  During your studies you will work alongside our expert staff, who are outstanding practitioners and industry specialists. 

We have a reputation for developing outstanding dancers who progress into employment or onto Higher Education dance training, with many of the most prestigious dance schools and conservatoires in this country and abroad.

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If you have aspirations to become a professional dancer or choreographer, then this is the perfect launch pad for you. This Level 3 qualification is designed to provide a high standard of technical, creative and performance training, focusing on ballet and contemporary as the fundamental base of all dance practice.  In addition to this, we expect our dancers to become proficient in commercial dance styles such as jazz, urban, tap and lyrical dance.  During your studies you will work alongside our expert staff, who are outstanding practitioners and industry specialists. 

We have a reputation for developing outstanding dancers who progress into employment or onto Higher Education dance training, with many of the most prestigious dance schools and conservatoires in this country and abroad.

Entry requirements

4 GCSEs at Grades A-C.

Assessment

Assessment is continuous in class rehearsals, performance and in coursework assignments.

Financial information

Dance kit and performance clothes, recommended reading and visits to see professional work.

Future opportunities

-Performer
-Choreographer
-Rehearsal Director

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Kidderminster College directly.

Last updated date: 25 April 2016

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    • The college is based in a stunning, modern building, with teaching rooms and specialist facilities on four floors surrounding a beautiful, glass-covered central atrium. You will find well-equipped classrooms, studios, workshops and performance spaces as well as state-of-the-art IT. High quality catering is available in the magnificent Terrace café in the centre of the college