Stage 2 | Subject outline | Version control

Dance Stage 2
Subject outline

Version 1.0
For teaching in 2021. Accredited in June 2019 for teaching at Stage 2 from 2021.

Stage 2 | Subject outline | Evidence of learning

Evidence of learning

All Stage 2 subjects have a school assessment component and an external assessment component.

The following assessment types enable students to demonstrate their learning in Stage 2 Dance.

School assessment (70%)

  • Assessment Type 1: Performance Portfolio (40%)
  • Assessment Type 2: Dance Contexts (30%)

External assessment (30%)

  • Assessment Type 3: Skills Development Portfolio (30%).

Students provide evidence of their learning through four assessment tasks, including the external assessment component. Students complete:

  • one performance portfolio
  • two dance contexts tasks — a recording and a choreographic analysis
  • one skills development portfolio.