Each of these courses requires registration in 60 hours or more of dance with a studio, per course. This is approximately 2 hours a week in a 30 week dance season. This may be in a single dance style or a combination of styles. Below each category are links to an outline of the course assignments and the related curriculum by grade level.
Dance Technique and Performance 10, 11, 12: You will work to develop technique in one or more styles of dance and skills that will enhance the performance to take it beyond a recital of steps and movements. You will also learn the importance of preparing to move safely throughout your dance training, explore different dance styles, and research the founders of various dance styles. You will be working with a dance studio to develop your dance technique in your chosen style(s). There are separate versions of these courses designed specifically for figure skaters and artistic or rhythmic gymnasts.