Year 10 Dance

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: K. Backhouse-Smith

Course Aims:

This course aims to develop confidence, develop rhythmic movement, and learn to work individually and collaboratively within the area of Dance.

Course Outline:

  • Introduction to the terminology of Dance such as elements - learn dance sequences
  • Introduction to choreographic devices - choreograph dance sequences
  • Learn and perform a social or ethnic dance
  • Learn a variety of dance combinations from a range of different dance styles or genres


For NCEA Levels 1, 2 & 3 courses will be made up of a selection of the stated standards. This will happen at the beginning of the year with the assigned teacher.