Advanced Diploma Of Dance 2017-07-27T15:04:00+00:00

CUA60113 ADVANCED DIPLOMA OF DANCE (Elite Performance)

Duration: 2 years, full-time

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Advanced Diploma of Dance (Elite Performance)

Is a two year pre-professional training program designed for highly motivated dancers with advanced level Classical Ballet. The Program provides advanced-level training over a range of Performing Arts disciplines with particular emphasis on ‘Dance & Performance’, supported by allied units such as Vocals, Acting and theoretical units. The syllabus is comprised of several core subjects in classical ballet, supplemented by a range of theatrical & commercial electives.
The course is designed to foster and refine, the performer’s versatility, adaptability and technical ability in preparation for the mandatory requirements of a professional Dance career in the higher echelons of the industry in Australia and overseas. Students are encouraged to realise their full potential, and are instilled with the principles of artistic excellence, discipline, career strategy, hard work, dedication and training.

COURSE STRUCTURE

DANCE

Jazz Dance
Classical Ballet
Contemporary Dance
Dance Performance
Hip-hop Dance
Tap Dance
Song & Dance
Lyrical Dance
Musical Theatre Dance Repertoire
Cultural Dance
Pas de Deux
Pointe
Choreography

ALLIED UNITS

Pilates
Core Dynamics
Safe Dance and OH&S
Basic Anatomy
Basic Physiology
Diet & Nutrition
Plan a career
Industry Knowledge
Stagecraft
Theatrical Make-up
Acrobatics

VOCAL DEVELOPMENT

Ensemble Vocals
Vocal Repertoire
Solo Vocal Classes
Practice in Performance
(No prior experience required in this area)

OPTIONAL TRAINING

Students may supplement their training by adding these optional units:
Keyboard skills
Music Theory
Accent & Dialect

ACTING

Introduction to Acting
Improvisation

The above units cover the competencies required in the CUA60113 ADVANCED DIPLOMA OF DANCE (Elite Performance)

FACULTY

The Dance World Studios / APO Arts Academy faculty is a cohesive team of professional and creative personnel, performers, lecturers & instructors, all of whom bring creativity, inspiration and a world of experience into the classroom. Each faculty member is a professional in their respective field of expertise, and dedicated to giving students the resources necessary to help them make the transition from ‘student’ to ‘artist & performer’.

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AUDITIONS

Entry is by audition. Applications are now welcome for this year’s intake. Interstate & NZ applicants may audition by electronic submission through YouTube or Vimeo.
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AUDITIONS