This course has been designed and developed specifically for learners at Lewisham Southwark College, working in partnership to the awarding organisation we have developed a course that offers a unique opportunity for people aiming to study Dance at degree level and is a valuable stepping stone, introducing you to a broad and essential range of skills. The course qualification is recognised by UCAS and successful completion of this programme offers you progression opportunities to degree courses.
- Applicants must have a minimum of Level 2 competence in written and spoken English. It is expected that second language applicants will be at a minimum of level 2 of the Adult ESOL Curriculum.
- Applicants must demonstrate the potential to achieve at Level 3 ? specifically, they should be able to respond to a range of texts and communicate information and ideas clearly, logically and effectively in writing.
- Applicants must, at the start of the programme, have the intention to progress to higher education to study a course for which the Dance Access Diploma offers appropriate preparation.
- Unit breakdown, Progression & More...
Writing essays, journals, presentation, practical exercises, tutor observation, one to one tutorials
Aims of the course
The primary aim of this course is to provide HE progression opportunities for adults who, because of social, educational or individual circumstances may have achieved few, if any, prior qualifications.
The target learners are adults who have the ability to benefit from higher education but who have not previously had the opportunity to develop their academic skills.
Learners on this programme can progress to Degree level courses within the performing arts
Purpose-built dance studios fully equipped with sprung floors, mirrors, ballet barres and changing rooms, state of the art performance space. The course is delivered via daily technique classes, creative sessions, rehearsals, tutorials, dance theory lessons, and performances both on and off site. Our students are given many enrichment opportunities throughout the year including trips, performance opportunities, work experience and visits and performances. In addition, students have the opportunity to take part in additional workshops, rehearsals and audition practice with a range of professional choreographers and dance artists
Progression to Higher Education