Year 10
Year 10
Bright Classroom

Pathways

Dance Prime Movers

This unit allows students to develop a wide range of physical skills and expand their movement vocabulary in a variety of dance styles. There is a safe dance focus on anatomical and physiological learning. Students learn and perform dance compositions originating from different dance making processes and styles. Students develop an understanding of choreography and dance analysis through the study of leading chorographers and through the development of their own solo and group compositions. This unit is excellent preparation for those considering studying VET or VCE Dance. Assessment takes a variety of formats including; ongoing skills development through consistent participation in all dance activities, the demonstrated capacity to research and reflect upon own and others dance work, the creating, rehearsing and performing of dance works for a variety of purposes, the development of interpersonal skills which allow them to function as productive group members

Assessment:

  • Technical development
  • Composition and performance
  • Research and analysis