HND in Dance

Start Date: 2nd September 2024

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  • Length 2 Years
  • Study Full-Time
  • Location Kidderminster College

Qualification Gained

Pearson BTEC Level 5 Higher National Diploma in Performing Arts: Dance

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More about the course

Designed by professional dance practitioners, this HND combines training and performance with creative and academic workshops to help you develop the skills you need to become a versatile performer, choreographer or teacher.

You will develop your technical skills and explore a range of dance techniques and styles, with training in contemporary, ballet, jazz, tap and commercial. You will also develop a creative approach to dance-making through choreography and the use of digital media.

You will learn from course tutors with extensive dance experience and engage with industry to grow your technical, performance and creative skills as well as your leadership abilities.

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What can I do with a qualification in Dance?

Daily tasks:

  • Plays pre-recorded music at nightclubs, discotheques, and private functions.
  • Conducts interviews and prepares reports for news broadcasts, current affairs programmes and documentaries.
  • Introduces and presents radio and television programmes, reads news bulletins and makes announcements.
  • Trains animals to perform entertaining routines and may perform with them.
  • Performs singing, comedy, acrobatic, illusion and conjuring routines.
  • Assumes character created by a playwright or author and communicates this to an audience.
  • Studies script, play or book and prepares and rehearses interpretation.

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Daily tasks:

  • Demonstrates and directs dance moves, monitors and analyses technique and performance, and determines how improvements can be made.
  • Participates in dance performance.
  • Attends rehearsals to develop and practice dance routines for performance.
  • Builds and maintains stamina, physical strength, agility and general health through fitness exercises and healthy eating.

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