Papakura High School Papakura High School

Level 3 Dance Performance and Protocol

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Miss A. Imlach.

Recommended Prior Learning

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Note: this is not a hip-hop course and this genre may not be taught

In this course you will do the following:

  • You will learn dance protocols for performance (portfolio work is required for eveidence of this) 
  • You will learn 3 contrasting dances that you will perform for a live audience on more than one occasion.

Learning Areas:


Assessment Information

Produce a dance to realise a concept involves:
 applying choreographic processes such as:
- selecting a stimulus or purpose, developing a choreographic intention,
researching ideas and exploring movement ideas
- choosing dancers, dance styles, and methods for producing movement
- choreographing movement, rehearsing, making and applying design decisions
and presenting the dance
 applying basic choreographic principles, such as repetition and variation
 reflecting on and evaluating, throughout the process, the choreography, the
design decisions, the use of technologies, the choreographic process, and the
dance presentation.


The courses we offer are reviewed regularly and are subject to change.