Miss K Jones

Mrs N Morgan

Our Courses

National Dance

Higher Dance

This higher course is aimed at pupils who have previous experience and have a passion to further their ability and understanding. The course assessment has a greater emphasis on solo performance; therefore, candidate should have previous experience. Entry requirements for Higher Dance are that the candidate should have passed National 5 Dance.


There are 3 main components of the course:


Component 1: question paper (40marks) 30%


Component 2: practical activity (70marks) 30%


Component 3: performance (70marks) 40%


Structure of the course:


This course is taught over one year and the technical skills and choreography are taught simultaneously. They will develop two styles of dance for solo performances, as well as enhance their creativity to plan and create a group choreography.

To access Dance course resources on SharePoint, click here.

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