Year 9 Performing Arts Dance

9PFAD
Course Description

Teacher in Charge:

This subject will focus on developing basic skills in drama and movement. It is intended to lay the groundwork for more advanced senior performance studies. Students will gain practical experience through various techniques including theatre sports, script work, vocal production work, choreographed movement and improvisation. The course will also include elements of the history of theatre and dance. Students need an open mind, a readiness to accept what is offered by other members of the class, and a willingness to perform.

 Two strands are offered and students can choose:

  • Performing Arts majoring in Drama
  • Performing Arts majoring in Dance

 

Students may only study one course.


Pathway

Year 10 Dance, Year 10 Drama, Year 10 Performing Arts Technology & Production