Year 10 Dance

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms I. Gloy

The Year 10 dance programme is optional and is available to Year 10 students who express an interest in dance. The course includes:

  • Dance elements – in conjunction with Choreographic Devices (both are key components of NCEA dance).
  • Dance history – focussing on how genres mix to create new contemporary styles.
  • Dance composition – developing on group and solo work.
  • Students who are already participating in dance, whether private/extra-curricular, Kapa Haka or Pacific Island group, will have an individual learning plan to enhance their prior learning and experience.

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Any associated workshop cost may be extra.

A4 Refillable Display book

Pathway Tags

Drama and Dance: Teaching, Theatre Producer/Assistant, Comedian, Director, Promoter, Production Manager, Events Manager Dance: Dancer, Model Drama: Actor, Television Presenter, Lighting Technician, Entertainer, Actor, Art Director (Film/Television/Stage), Artistic Director, Cinema Projectionist, Dancer, Director (Film/Television/Radio/Stage), Film and Video Editor, Film/Television Camera Operator, Light Technician, Media Producer, Musician, Production Assistant (Film/Television/Radio/Stage), Radio Presenter, Sound Technician, Primary School Teacher, Private Teacher/Tutor, Tertiary Lecturer, Diversional Therapist, Events Manager Dance: Dancer, Model Drama: Actor, Model


It is the policy of Taupo-nui-a-Tia College to have school-wide policies that inform parents and students of the criteria for administering all Assessments for National Qualifications.

Credits listed may change.