Level 2

Performing and Production Arts (Dance) Level 2 Diploma

Duration Age Group Study Year Cost Available Locations
1 YEAR SCHOOL LEAVERS FULL TIME 2020
FREE* Southend Campus
Duration Age Group Study Year Cost Available Locations
1 YEAR SCHOOL LEAVERS FULL TIME 2020
FREE* Southend Campus

Overview

This course is ideal if you who have an interest in Dance, the Performing Arts industry and would like to pursue an education and eventually a career in this industry. The delivery is vocationally led through a series of performance projects. You will specialise in various Dance projects and become a member of Dimensions Dance Company.

This course provides an introduction to dance as a specialist subject. Skills and knowledge will be developed through a focus on the dance industry. The course also aims to develop wider skills to enable you to progress on to a level 3 study programme in Dance.

Predicted Grades

Please be rest assured that we will continue to make an offer based on your predicted grades or by alternative assessments for entry conditions based on your circumstances.

Entry Requirements

  • A Level 1 qualification or GCSEs x 2 at grade 3/D in MATHS or ENGLISH

  • You will be required to evidence your ability in the subject in the form of an audition

  • Successful attendance at interview event

Course Structure

  • Classical Ballet
  • Jazz
  • Tap 
  • Contemporary
  • Commercial 
  • Body Conditioning 
  • Choreography
  • Rehearsal Technique and Etiquette
  • Performance Skills
  • Research
  • Practical and Creative Context
  • Progression onto higher education and vocational training 
  • English and maths

Assessment & Feedback

  • Project/portfolio based learning
  • Practical tasks
  • Performance
  • Evaluation of work
  • Self-evaluation of own practice
  • Reflective processes
  • Examinations in English and maths

Course Cost

School Leavers, full time: FREE

FREE to UK/EU under 19s not in employment

What Next...

You can progress to the Level 3 Extended Diploma at South Essex College.