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Diploma of Dance (Elite Performance)
This course structure contains information about the units which comprise the course as well as the credit points required to successfully complete it.
All delivery units are full year units studied full time at Mount Lawley campus.
The Diploma of Dance (Elite Performance) at WAAPA achieves 17 units from the Live Performance Training Package. The Training Package rules require the nine core units plus eight elective units. At WAAPA these 17 units of competency are clustered within the course delivery units of Ballet, Contemporary, Pas de Deux/Duo, Performance, Anatomy, Choreography, Dance History, Music for Dance, Nutrition.
|CUADAN501A||Refine ballet technique||0|
|CUADAN502A||Refine ballet performance skills||0|
|CUADAN504A||Perform solo variations||0|
|CUADAN503A||Perform repertoire for corps de ballet||0|
|CUAOHS501A||Maintain a high level of fitness for performance||0|
|CUADAN509A||Refine pointe work techniques||0|
|CUADAN505A||Refine contemporary dance technique||0|
|CUADAN508A||Develop expertise in allied contemporary dance technique||0|
Pas de Duex / Duo
|CUADAN507A||Refine dance partnering techniques||0|
|CUAPRF501A||Refine performance skills||0|
|CUAPRF503A||Prepare for and perform in a competitive environment||0|
|CUACHR403A||Develop skills in the craft of choreography||0|
|CUVRES502A||Analyse cultural history and theory||0|
|CUAIND401A||Expand expertise in specialist field||0|
|CUADAN506A||Refine cultural dance technique||0|
Anatomy and Nutrition
|CUAOHS403A||Incorporate anatomy and nutrition principles into skill development||0|
|CUVPRP502A||Prepare for sustainable professional practice||0|
|CUADLT402A||Explore the relationship between music and dance||0|