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Inchicore College of Further Education

Inchicore College of Further Education

Dance Studies


Course Code:  5M4572
Award Code(s):  5M4572
Award:  National Framework of Qualifications level

 
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Description...
The course aims to give students a thorough knowledge of all aspects and styles of dance, providing them with the opportunity of attaining qualifications in both the Royal Academy of Dance and The Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing.

This course is a two year fulltime course with an optional third year to complete the teaching qualifications. Entry to the optional one year programme to complete the teaching qualifications requires the completion of the two year dance programme or equivalent.

 

What you will Study...
These are the main subject modules available in this course. Note: Colleges may add/remove modules to keep the course updated and to meet demands.

Year 1:
Modern Theatre
Classical Ballet & Pointe work
Contemporary Dance
Tap
Anatomy & Physiology
Kinesiology
Exercise and Fitness
History of Dance
Music Theory
Psychology
Communications
Work Experience

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Royal Academy of Dance:
Intermediate Certificate
Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing:
Intermediate Certificate

Year 2:
Dance Diploma in Instruction
Royal Academy of Dance:
Advanced Foundation
Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing:
Advanced 1 Certificate
Advanced Dance
Dance Diploma in Education
Royal Academy of Dance:
Advanced 1 Certificate
Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing:
Advanced 2 Certificate
National Certificate in Exercise and Fitness

 

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Progression Routes

(Higher Education Links Scheme)

This course leads to a QQI Major Award, and provides progression opportunities to a number of Higher Education courses, including those in the CAO.

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5M4572