When & Where

Quick Facts

  • Availability Yes (course free to 16-18 year olds)
  • Course Code K24MCAB01A
  • Suitable For This course is free for 16-18s

What you will learn

This course is designed to take determined dancers and give them the skills, experience and confidence to succeed in a highly competitive industry. You will study a whole range of dance skills and techniques in a variety of styles. All teachers have industry experience, and you will also work with visiting professional artists. We focus on the whole dancer, ensuring that practical ability is matched with personal wellbeing, choreographic flair and collaborative practice.

Learning Outcomes

By the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • Develop the skills and techniques needed for performance in a variety of styles
  • Choreograph and perform in a range settings
  • Self-promotion and networking including producing a personal project
  • Create and perform in a Collaborative Performing Arts Production
  • Link with professional companies leading to performance opportunities

On successful completion of the course, you will achieve the following qualification: BTEC National Foundation Diploma in Performing Arts Practice [EDEXCEL]

Class format and activities

Sessions utilise practical demonstrations, activities and workshops underpinned by a strong theoretical core.

Entry requirements

Dance experience: either Dance GCSE or regular dance class attendance. Four GCSEs at grade 4 including English and Maths.

What you need to know before you enrol

Students may be required to purchase specific clothing or equipment during their course of study.

What you need

Sensible clothing will be required. Pen and paper are also required for most sessions.

What you can do next

Progression may include degree level study or relevant employment