Dance Qualifications - Prodigy Performing Arts

Gain a National Qualification in Dance at Prodigy Professional


At Prodigy Professional, we believe in training our students to the best of their ability and providing opportunities that prepare them for a professional career in the performing arts industry. By offering nationally recognised dance courses, we can assist in preparing those students whose core focus is to make a career in dance by giving them the instrumental knowledge and training at a professional level that will have them ready to take on the world in the performing arts industry .

In 2021, Prodigy Professional are offering CUA30120 (Certificate III). 

WHY DO A CERTIFICATE COURSE?

If you are looking at a career in the dance industry, we highly recommend taking one of our courses. There are so many career options in the dance industry that extend to dance teaching, performing in musicals, being a professional dancer where you can freelance and perform at many events such as corporate, film clips and tv work.

We have proven time and time again that we have the tools to facilitate a thorough, professional and well-structured dance course that will assure you can take on all aspects of the performing arts industry. We take our students on a journey, from how to prepare and present at an audition, to choreographing and producing their own show. Our highly reputable and professional teaching staff, as well as the relevant core units, have been carefully hand selected to guarantee our students receive the highest calibre of tuition.



CUA30120

Certificate III in Dance

Certificate III in Dance is for dancer’s wishing to further their training, learn teaching methods and work on projects in a team.

Duration – 1 year Full Time – 5.5 hours per week plus 2 x 1 week School Holiday Intensive sessions and 2 x Saturday Intensives per school term

Units – 13       Entry requirements – N/A

Topics covered

  • Working within the industry
  • Assisting the teacher, educating students in class planning, purposing and leading with confidence and certainty
  • Managing a project within a team – designing their own film clip
  • Choreography 101 – learning the art of putting together movements to create a clean and exciting dance piece for a public performance
  • Weekly participation in dance classes of all genres

Course Requirements

The majority of the core and the elective components are completed during the students weekly classes except for the major components that will need to be completed during 2 x 1 week School Holiday Intensives and 2 x Saturday Intensives per school term, in order to gain satisfactory completion of this course.

 The styles of dance that are mandatory in order to complete this course are-

  • Jazz
  • Contemporary
  • Street Technique (Hip Hop)
  • Ballet
  • Strength and Conditioning
  • 5 hours of personal practise a week – Students must participate in a major performance to document the evidence of this time.

Assessments

Assessment types vary for each unit and include practical participation in technique classes, performances, knowledge papers, journals, portfolios, written reports, interviews and student based projects. Participants who do not successfully complete all the requirements for the qualification will be issued with a Statement of Attainment listing those units attained.

Fees


Fees are available upon application to Prodigy Performing Arts

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