Dance BTEC Extended Certificate Level 2

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Take centre stage with our expressive programme. You’ll explore contemporary and traditional techniques and a range of dance styles and motions. You’ll work alongside other technical, costume, performance, and hair and makeup teams to deliver exciting dance performances. You’ll also perform in major pieces in a professional working environment.

Performing Arts



Who is this course for?

Students who want to Dance. Sounds simple but that's what students on this course will do! You’ll be given the opportunity to develop sector-specific knowledge within urban, contemporary and jazz dance styles, whilst applying these skills in work-related environments. From working closely with leading employers and industry professionals to performing in different spaces throughout the year and executing your final performance in the Chroma-Q Theatre, this course will prepare you for the working world, or progression on to a Level 3 programme.

Benefits / Skills

  • Choreograph a range of dance performances suitable for different contexts.
  • Build your confidence on and off stage
  • Explore urban dance styles and jazz dance techniques.
  • Showcase your dance performance in two major performance pieces.
  • Enhance your knowledge about working in the Performing Arts Industry
  • Work alongside technical, costume, performance, and hair and makeup team
  • Entry Requirements

    Four GCSEs at grade 3 or above

    Career Progression

    Progression may include a level 3 qualification, an apprenticeship, or relevant employment.

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    Course Details


    1 year

    Study Type

    Full time

    Start Date


    Course Code


    Course Fee (16-18)

    No fee

    Course Fee (Adult)

    £2,111 plus exam fee of £114   You may be entitled to support with fees. Click here for more info.

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    We provide full-time arts education to over 1,000 students every year, from level 1 through to BA Honours degrees. If you are successful in gaining a place on one of our specialist courses, we will work with you to develop your creative skills and prepare you for the next big step – either to university, drama school, art college or the world of work.

    School of Creative Arts
    Leeds City College
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