CUA30113 Certificate III in Dance (not currently available)

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CUA30113 Certificate III in Dance (not currently available)


Duration: Two semesters

60 SACE 2 Credits

Course Description

This qualification reflects the role of a person working in a varied context in the live performance industry, using some discretion and judgement and relevant theoretical knowledge. Students will develop their practical dance skills, performance skills and knowledge of dance. They will also be required to assist dance teaching in dance classes.

This course is delivered at Turning Point Dance, Thebarton.

Course Content


(Nominal hours shown in brackets for SACE credit reference)

Core Units
CUACHR301 Develop basic dance composition skills (30)
CUADAN301 Integrate rhythm in dance or movement technique (20)
CUADAN202 Incorporate artistic expression into basic dance performances (45)
CUAIND301 Work effectively in the creative arts industry (50)
CUAPRF307 Develop performance techniques (35)
CUAWHS301 Condition the body for dance performance (60)

Elective Units
CUADAN306 Increase depth of ballet dance technique (70)
CUADAN308 Increase depth of contemporary dance technique (45)
CUADLT301 Develop basic dance analysis skills (20)
CUAPRF304 Develop audition techniques (25)
CUADTM301 Assist with dance teaching (35)
CUAIND304 Plan a career in the creative arts industry (35)
HLTAID003* Provide first aid (18)

* delivery by Palmers Education - Allen's Training Pty Ltd (RTO 90909)


Further study in CUA30313 Certificate III in Assistant Dance teaching, CUA40113 Certificate IV in Dance, SACE Stage I and 2 Dance, Diploma of Performing Arts (Dance), Bachelor of Arts (Dance), Bachelor of Fine Arts (Dance), Bachelor of Fine Arts (Dance Practice), Master of Dance. Employment as Dancer/Performer in the live entertainment and theatre industry, Dance Teacher, Assistant Teacher, Choreographer, Rehearsal Director.