Introducing Creative Dance

Resource Details
Subject: 
Dance
Course Name: 
Grade 1 Dance
Panel: 
Primary
Abstract: 
Touching on nearly every expectation in the grade 1 dance curriculum, students explore locomotor (traveling) and non-locomotor (on-the-spot) movement, the creation of a variety of body shapes, growing and shrinking movements, and using dance to express emotion.

Grade 11 Film/Video Focus Course Profile

Resource Details
Subject: 
Drama
Course Code: 
ADV3M
Course Name: 
Grade 11 Film/Video
Panel: 
Senior
Abstract: 
This course provides an in-depth exploration of film and video. Students examine the evolution of Western drama from stage to screen and explore various filmmaking techniques and acting for the camera. They analyse scene structures, acting styles and genres of film. Students experiment with video production to develop a final presentation.

Composition Focus Course Profile

Resource Details
Subject: 
Dance
Course Code: 
ATD3M
Course Name: 
Grade 11 Composition, College/University Preparation
Panel: 
Senior
Abstract: 
In this course, students will build on their knowledge of dance composition by physically exploring a multitude of compositional forms.

Performance Practice - Focus Course Profile

Resource Details
Subject: 
Dance
Course Code: 
ATP3M
Course Name: 
Grade 11 Performance Practice, College/University Preparation
Panel: 
Senior
Abstract: 
This course provides an in-depth exploration of performance technique. The focus will be on dance artistry with an emphasis on performing different choreographic styles for various types of audiences.

Theatre Development - Focus Course Profile

Resource Details
Subject: 
Drama
Course Code: 
ADP3M
Course Name: 
Grade 11 Theatre Development, College/University Preparation
Panel: 
Senior
Abstract: 
By examining the development of Western theatre forms throughout history, students learn about the variety of ways in which theatre was used to tell stories to audiences in different eras.

Improvisation - Focus Course Profile

Resource Details
Subject: 
Drama
Course Code: 
ADG3O
Course Name: 
Grade 11 Improvisation, Open
Panel: 
Senior
Abstract: 
This course provides an in-depth exploration of improvisation as a vehicle for drama development, theatrical presentation and actor training. Students apply their skills in the development of comic and serious improvised scenes.

Tap Dance - Focus Course Profile

Resource Details
Subject: 
Dance
Course Code: 
ATT3M
Course Name: 
Grade 11 Tap Dance, College/University Preparation
Panel: 
Senior
Abstract: 
This course provides an in-depth study into the history of tap dance, technique and etiquette.

Jazz Dance - Focus Course Profile

Resource Details
Subject: 
Dance
Course Code: 
ATJ3M
Course Name: 
Grade 11 Jazz Dance, College/University Preparation
Panel: 
Senior
Abstract: 
This focus course aims to lead dance students through the evolution of Jazz, beginning with African Roots, Swing and culminating in jazz on the stage and screen.

Indian/South-Central Asian Dance - Focus Course Profile

Resource Details
Subject: 
Dance
Course Code: 
ATI3M
Course Name: 
Grade 11 Indian/South-Central Asian Dance, College/University
Panel: 
Senior
Abstract: 
This course will focus on the dances from South Asia. The countries of this vast region include, but are not entirely limited to: Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, the Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan and Sri Lanka.

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