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ACD307 - Specialised Technique and Dance Performance

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Enrolment modes:(B)
Credit point(s):1
Offerings: Trimester 1
EFTSL value:0.125
Unit chair:S Gardner
Prerequisite:ACD204 or equivalent studies approved by the Unit chair.
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Students will undertake regular technique classes which increasingly refer to resources for building kinaesthetic imagination and articulation. These resources can include developmental movement, ideokinesis, and release technique. Composition workshops introduce experimental approaches used by post-modern dance artists in the second part of the twentieth century. Readings in dance history also focus on this period.


Ongoing progress and development in contemporary dance technique and contribution to choreographic workshops 35%; two assessed composition assignments 35%; one essay of 2500 words 30%.

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