HALF DAY/CERT IV PROGRAM
* Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday
*Accredited Cert VI (CUA40113 in Dance)
Audition only program specifically devised for students wishing to take intensive Russian based dance training with a minimum of 16 contact hours per week, whilst continuing academic studies in a secondary school environment.
This course is supported by the ATOD (host RTO) and local partnership high schools.
Classes Include the following:
- Classical Ballet and Pointe
- Ballet Conservatoire Syllabus
- Cecchetti Method Syllabus
- Repertoire and Variations
- Stretch & Strengthen
- PBT Fitball
- Workshops with specialist guest teachers
- Contemporary/Classical Assessments
- Private coaching & competition preparation
Graduates have further pursued:
The Australian Ballet School
Queensland Ballet Academy
Victorian College of the Arts
Australian Conservatoire of Ballet
Tanya Pearson Academy
The McDonald College Sydney
Ballet Theatre Australia
Queensland National Ballet School
Scimm Dance Company
VCE Dance can also be completed in conjunction with the Half Day Program. En Pointe School of Ballet are current providers of units 1,2,3, 4. A school teacher from CLC (Catholic Ladies College) attends weekly to deliver theoretical course work. Practical components will be completed during regular dance classes in the ½ day program.
Certificate IV course work will be delivered over two years. Students will need to attend the program for two years in order to graduate with their Cert IV qualification. Please note students are welcome to stay on in the program for practical dance training beyond the two years at a discounted fee.