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Year 9 Dance

Course Title

Year 9 Dance


In the Year 9 dance course, students will learn a range of different dance styles over the year including jazz, hip, hop and contemporary. They will study famous choreographers and also have a chance to develop their own choreography skills. Practical lessons will see students participate in a warm up, centre work, corner work, learn different combinations and then cool down and stretch.

This subject is designed for people who:

  1. Want to have a go
  2. Like to move and exercise
  3. Love music
  4. Are creative and like to perform
  5. Want to learn new skills or hobbies
  6. Enjoy problem-solving and group work
  7. Dance outside of school
  8. Are interested in selecting Dance in Stage 6
  9. Are considering pursuing a career in the performing arts and/or digital media

What Stage 6 courses is this subject helpful for?

This subject is not a prerequisite for any Stage 6 subjects.

However, the content covered will provide an excellent springboard for the following Stage 6 subjects:

  • Dance
  • TAS — Multimedia
  • Biology
  • Drama
  • Visual Arts