Course Details



Study Load

Full Time

Study Mode

In Class

Course Location

Western Australia

Edith Cowan University ECU

Diploma of Professional Dance (Elite Performance)

This nationally-recognised qualification is the first year of a two-year vocational dance program and is ballet focused.

The course provides intense technical training and develops stylistic/artistic expression through practical experience, classes and performance opportunities. Students develop technical and creative skills in discipline areas of ballet, pointe, pas de deux and solos, contemporary techniques, choreography, dance history, music for dance, anatomy, nutrition and fitness.

Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) level

This course has been accredited by ECU as an AQF Level 5 Diploma Award.

Career Opportunities

This course prepares the talented dance artist for the demands of work in mainstream Australian and overseas ballet and/or dance companies. It provides intense practical experience, developing strong technique and artistry through classes and performance opportunities.

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