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Course Structure…

  • Duration – 3 Academic Years (4-5 days per week)
  • Award
    • Year 1HNC (Higher National Certificate) in Professional Dance Performance accredited by the SQA (Scottish Qualifications Authority)
    • Years 2 & 3 – HND (Higher National Diploma) in Professional Dance Performance accredited by the SQA (Scottish Qualifications Authority)
  • Hours – Average hours 35-40 hours per week

Core Subject Summary

All students undertake the Core subjects and these include…

Year 1

  • Classical Ballet
  • Jazz (Jazz Techniques, Lyrical Jazz, Commercial Jazz, Theatre Jazz)
  • Commercial
  • Choreography
  • Intro to Performance Skills
  • Anatomy and Injury Prevention
  • Graded Unit 1
  • Contemporary Dance
  • Body Conditioning
  • Personal Development Planning
  • Introduction to Singing Skills for Dancers
  • Latin & Ballroom
  • Tap

Year 2

  • Classical Ballet 2
  • Jazz 2 (Jazz Technique, Lyrical Jazz, Commercial Jazz, Theatre Jazz)
  • Commercial 2 (Various styles)
  • Contemporary 2
  • Advanced Performance Skills
  • Contextual Studies
  • Advanced Body Conditioning
  • Singing Skills for Audition 1
  • Latin & Ballroom
  • Tap

Year 3

  • Graded Unit 2
  • Audition & Portfolio for Dance
  • Ballet
  • Jazz
  • Contemporary
  • Commercial
  • Latin & Ballroom
  • Tap
  • Singing Skills for Audition 2

How to apply for our courses…

To apply for our full-time HN College Course, please complete the online application form HERE