Two progress assessments in Contemporary Dance and Ballet (10%). Formal written feedback is provided by 2 assessors in both Contemporary Dance and Ballet; the result provides an indication of overall course work mark for Dance Technique 5 and progress towards Formal Practical Exams in Contemporary Dance and Ballet. Students at risk are notified at interview and in writing.
Students attend a mid semester interview with 2 staff to review progress across all subjects, including Dance Technique 5. Formal written feedback from Progress Assessment is discussed.
Coursework (50%) – Active, physical and on-going engagement in practical classes, (including regular individual feedback) against the following criteria:
- Attendance* 5%
- Progress 15%
- Standard 15%
- Work ethic 15%
* 100% punctual and full attendance is expected. A formula is applied to a student’s actual attendance which distributes marks from 5% to zero, where zero represents less than 60% attendance.
Formal Practical Examination in Ballet (1.5 hours) in class group at the end of semester (20%).
Formal Practical Examination in Contemporary Dance (1.5 hours) in class group at the end of semester (20%).
*80% Attendance Hurdle must be met for Yoga to pass the subject. 100% weekly punctual and full attendance is expected at all classes..