Certificate II in Dance

Principal Academy of Dance

This qualification is part of the Live Performance and Entertainment Training Package. It is a preparatory qualification that allows learners to develop basic technical skills and knowledge to prepare for work in the live performance industry.

Entry Requirements:

No minimum education


10 units: 7 core; 3 elective

Subjects you can Study:

Core: Work effectively with others; Develop basic dance techniques; Incorporate artistic expression into basic dance performances; Prepare for performances; Follow safe dance practices; Develop a basic level of physical condition for dance performance; Develop and apply creative arts industry knowledge. Electives: Perform basic jazz dance technique; Perform basic ballet technique; Perform basic tap technique; Perform basic street dance technique; Perform basic contemporary dance technique; Develop basic staging skills; Develop basic lighting skills and knowledge; plus more.

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Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Leederville No info No Part time 1 year
Established in 2008, Principal Academy of Dance is a Registered Training Organisation which has become one of Western Australia's leading vocational training organisations for the Performing Arts. Centrally located in the heart of Leederville, Western Australia, the dance, musical theatre and acting Academy has excellent teaching facilities with modern purpose built, fully equipped studios. All courses are specifically designed to produce highly skilled and diverse professional performers enabling them to succeed and sustain a long-term career in this demanding industry. Students have the option to major in dance, musical theatre or acting, choosing a path that builds on existing abilities. Courses are designed to ultimately strengthen all three disciplines to produce true 'triple-threat' performers. A comprehensive range of units is available within the structure of each course, creating highly skilled and versatile graduates, armed with a valuable competitive advantage when entering the industry. Thanks to this approach, previous graduates have forged successful careers in musical theatre, touring productions, cruise ships, film and television.

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