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CertHE Dance

Start Date: 13th September 2021

Newcastle College Performance And Production Arts 14
  • Length 1 year
  • Study Full-Time
  • Location Rye Hill Campus

Qualification Gained

Certificate of Higher Education Dance

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More about the course

Put your best foot forward with this practical dance course, designed by professional dance practitioners.

Develop the skills and knowledge required to become a performer, choreographer, or teacher through technical training, creative workshops and performance.

You will undertake continuous training in contemporary, ballet, jazz, urban and commercial techniques and be encouraged to explore a variety of dance processes and movement styles to become a versatile performer.

Experience working as a simulated dance company in creative and collaborative projects led by expert teachers, professional choreographers and external dance companies.


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What can I do with a qualification in Dance?

Daily tasks:

  • Selects, contracts, markets and arranges for the presentation and/or distribution of performance, visual and heritage arts.
  • Manages health and safety issues.
  • Ensures necessary equipment, props, performers and technical staff are on set when required.
  • Prepares rehearsal and production schedule for main events, design of sets and costumes, technical rehearsals and dress rehearsals.
  • Breaks script into scenes and formulates a shooting schedule that will be most economical in terms of time, location and sets.
  • Directs actors, designers, camera team, sound crew and other production and technical staff to achieve desired effects.
  • Chooses writers, scripts, technical staff and performers, and assumes overall responsibility for completion of project on time and within budget.

Median Salary

£37,405 View more

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.

Median Salary

£33,148 View more

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