In this unit students will have a sequential introduction to dance, exploring more advanced dance skills, improvisation, sophisticated choreographic principles and dance terminology. The skills learnt in the unit will be used to create both solo and group works. Students will develop interpersonal skills through group work and by participating in a range of team building and focusing activities. Students are encouraged to develop their creative thinking by sharing and compromising arrange of ideas in brainstorming and performance development sessions which will lead to a performance following a major part of the students assessment. Students are also required to view and write a performance evaluation on both a professional performance and a performance presented by their peers.
The maturity level of topics studied will be appropriate for students aged 14 and above.