Are you a born performer, eager to develop your dance skills? Or are you looking for a more hands-on course to combine with your other subject choices? BTEC Dance allows you to explore a range of dance styles and grow your talents and knowledge. This course is suited to both students interested in pursuing dance as a career and those with a general interest in performance.

General entry criteria applies and relevant experience will be required.

You’ll study a diverse range of topics on the course, including:

- Choreography
- Dance performance
- Jazz, commercial and contemporary techniques

On this exciting course you’ll have the opportunity to perform and choreograph a range of routines, which will advance your dance skills and give you an insight into the process of putting together a professional performance.

This creative course will provide you with plenty of opportunities to showcase your skills and put your learning into practice through live performances.

A large amount of your learning will take place in our industry standard Dance Studio. Plus, you’ll also have access to our state-of-the-art theatre, a unique space which features industry standard lighting, video projection and sound, giving you the chance to experience life as a professional performer whilst at College.

This course is assessed solely by coursework. 

Our BTEC Dance students have progressed to a range of degrees and Performing Arts Conservatories. Our Alumni include Maddie Lawton who is currently in Hairspray, Olivia Midgley who is performing at Disneyland Paris and Ella Kate who has a cruise contract with Peel Talent and is a dancer with TF Productions.

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BTEC Dance can open doors to various creative careers other than Dance, including Choreography, Artistic Directing, and Teaching and Lecturing. You’ll put your talents into action in a range of live shows, in our state of the art facilities. 

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