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At Level 5, you will be able to extend your knowledge of philosophical, pedagogical and professional issues in dance teaching, as well as developing your research skills. You will be able to choose from a range of module options which are studied alongside three compulsory modules. You will have the opportunity to take a more philosophical approach to considering the nature of dance by critically exploring what is meant by the term ‘dance’ and challenging assumptions and pre-conceptions about dance and dance education. Alongside this, you will develop a practical understanding of the fundamental principles of learning and teaching styles and how these can be applied in dance education contexts. Key educational theories, including motivation, differentiation and progression are all explored. You will engage with analytical tools required to critically analyse dance as well as undertake an exploration of the relationship between the physical and psychological dimensions of dance performance and teaching.

At Level 5, you will be able to extend your knowledge of philosophical, pedagogical and professional issues in dance teaching, as well as developing your research skills. You will be able to choose from a range of module options which are studied alongside three compulsory modules. You will have the opportunity to take a more philosophical approach to considering the nature of dance by...

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Course Content

Compulsory Modules:

  • The Nature of Dance
  • Perspectives on Learning and Teaching
  • Safe Practice and Enhancing Performance

Module Options:

  • Dance in the Community
  • Dance Analysis
  • Dance Teaching Societies and Awarding Organisations
  • Perspectives on Music and Dance
  • Managing Yourself in Dance

At Level 5 you will be able to extend your knowledge of philosophical, pedagogical and professional issues in dance teaching, as well as developing your research skills. At this level, you will be able to choose from a range of module options which are studied alongside four compulsory modules.

Compulsory Modules: The Nature of Dance Perspectives on Learning and Teaching Safe Practice and Enhancing Performance Module Options: Dance in the Community Dance Analysis Dance Teaching Societies and Awarding Organisations Perspectives on Music and...

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