Course Summary

Are you interested in working in the entertainment industry? Want to be a sports coach, personal trainer or Sports Physiotherapist? VET Dance equips you with relevant industry knowledge and practices. You will undertake a mixture of technique and performance-based learning as well as theory. You’ll develop insight into preparing for dance performances and finding work in the industry. You will study and perform a mixture of styles, focusing on Jazz and Contemporary.

VCE: Unit 1, Unit 2 and Unit 3 & 4 sequence available

ATAR Contribution: Unit 3 & 4 students complete scored assessments and an exam to attain a Study Score that contributes to an ATAR

VCAL: Hours credited towards VCAL Industry Skills Strand

VET: CUA20113 Certificate II in Dance

Learning Activities & Assessment

  • Develop an understanding of recent dance industry knowledge
  • Develop an understanding of occupational health and safety relevant to the dance industry
  • Investigate career transition options in the Dance industry
  • Enhance skills in Dance techniques and body conditioning
  • Develop theoretical knowledge and skills for a variety of areas in the entertainment industry
  • Develop an understanding of Anatomy, Physiology and Nutrition and their roles in performance  development

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Approximate Costs

Unit 1 & 2

Subject Fee $75

Unit 3 – 5

Subject Fee $125

Learning Area Contact

Arts Learning Area Leader

Tanya Gower