Domain - Dance Performance

Domain - Dance Performance

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Level 1

Perform dance sequences

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Version 6

90002 Achievement Standard 6 Credits Externally Assessed

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CMR 233 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Ministry of Education

Perform a dance as a member of a group
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 4 This achievement standard has been replaced by AS90859.

90003 Achievement Standard 4 Credits Externally Assessed

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Standard-setting body:

Ministry of Education NZQA National Qualifications Services

Demonstrate ensemble skills in a dance

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Version 3 This achievement standard replaced AS90003.

90859 Achievement Standard 4 Credits Externally Assessed

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Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 233 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Ministry of Education

Compose dance sequences through exploring whakawhanaungatanga

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Version 1

91936 Achievement Standard 6 Credits Externally Assessed

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CMR 233 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Ministry of Education

Perform choreographed dance sequences

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91937 Achievement Standard 6 Credits Externally Assessed

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CMR 233 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Ministry of Education

Demonstrate understanding of key features of a dance genre or style

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91938 Achievement Standard 4 Credits Externally Assessed

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CMR 233 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Ministry of Education

Demonstrate understanding of and explore the elements of dance

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91939 Achievement Standard 4 Credits Externally Assessed

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CMR 233 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Ministry of Education

Level 2

Demonstrate dance
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 5 This unit standard and unit standard 14876 have been replaced by AS91209.

11497 Unit Standard 6 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: demonstrate fundamental movement vocabulary and skills in performing dance; demonstrate safe physical dance practice; articulate knowledge of dance context; and participate in dance in a performance context.

Standard-setting body:

NZQA National Qualifications Services

Experience dance
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 5 This unit standard and unit standard 11497 have been replaced by AS91209.

14876 Unit Standard 4 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: experience fundamental movement vocabulary and skills in performing dance; demonstrate safe physical dance practice; and participate in dance in a performance context.

Standard-setting body:

NZQA National Qualifications Services

Experience and compare two dance forms
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 4

14877 Unit Standard 4 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: demonstrate fundamental movement vocabulary and skills in a dance form, and compare and reflect on practical experience in two dance forms.

Standard-setting body:

NZQA National Qualifications Services

Demonstrate dance - Ballet
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Version 3

14878 Unit Standard 6 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: demonstrate fundamental Ballet vocabulary and skills; demonstrate safe physical dance practice; articulate knowledge of context of Ballet dance; and participate in Ballet dance in a performance context.

Standard-setting body:

NZQA National Qualifications Services

Demonstrate dance - improvisation
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 5

14879 Unit Standard 6 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: demonstrate fundamental movement vocabulary and skills in dance improvisation; demonstrate safe physical dance practice; articulate knowledge of dance improvisation context; and participate in dance improvisation in a performance context.

Standard-setting body:

NZQA National Qualifications Services

Demonstrate dance - Highland
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 3

14880 Unit Standard 6 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: demonstrate fundamental movement vocabulary and skills in performing Highland dance; demonstrate safe physical dance practice; articulate knowledge of Highland dance context; and participate in Highland dance in a performance context.

Standard-setting body:

NZQA National Qualifications Services

Demonstrate dance - Jazz
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Version 3

14881 Unit Standard 6 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: demonstrate fundamental movement vocabulary and skills in performing Jazz dance; demonstrate safe physical dance practice; articulate knowledge of Jazz dance context; and participate in Jazz dance in a performance context.

Standard-setting body:

NZQA National Qualifications Services

Demonstrate dance - Sailor's Hornpipe
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 3

14882 Unit Standard 6 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: demonstrate fundamental movement vocabulary and skills in performing the Sailor's Hornpipe; demonstrate safe physical dance practice; articulate knowledge of Sailor's Hornpipe dance context; and participate in the Sailor's Hornpipe in a performance context.

Standard-setting body:

NZQA National Qualifications Services

Demonstrate dance - Tap
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 3

14883 Unit Standard 6 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: demonstrate fundamental movement vocabulary and skills in performing Tap dance; demonstrate safe physical dance practice; articulate knowledge of Tap dance context; and participate in Tap dance in a performance context.

Standard-setting body:

NZQA National Qualifications Services

Demonstrate dance - Irish Step
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 3

14884 Unit Standard 6 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: demonstrate fundamental movement vocabulary and skills in performing Irish Step dance; demonstrate safe physical dance practice; articulate knowledge of Irish Step dance form context; and participate in Irish Step dance in a performance context.

Standard-setting body:

NZQA National Qualifications Services

Perform an ethnic or social dance
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 3 This achievement standard has been replaced by AS91207.

90295 Achievement Standard 3 Credits Externally Assessed

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Standard-setting body:

Ministry of Education NZQA National Qualifications Services

Perform in a theatre dance work
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 3 This achievement standard has been replaced by AS91208.

90296 Achievement Standard 3 Credits Externally Assessed

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Standard-setting body:

Ministry of Education NZQA National Qualifications Services

Perform an ethnic or social dance to communicate understanding of the style

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Version 2 This achievement standard replaced AS90295.

91207 Achievement Standard 4 Credits Externally Assessed

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Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 233 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Ministry of Education

Perform a theatre dance to communicate understanding of the dance

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Version 3 This achievement standard replaced AS90296.

91208 Achievement Standard 4 Credits Externally Assessed

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Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 233 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Ministry of Education

Perform a repertoire of dance

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Version 3 This achievement standard replaced unit standard 11497 and unit standard 14876.

91209 Achievement Standard 6 Credits Externally Assessed

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Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 233 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Ministry of Education

Level 3

Apply dance knowledge and skills in production
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 5

14889 Unit Standard 8 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: demonstrate understanding of the dance production brief; apply rehearsal skills in preparation for dance production; and apply dance skills in production.

Standard-setting body:

NZQA National Qualifications Services

Realise choreographic intention for solo performance
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 4

14890 Unit Standard 8 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: explain choreographic intention of solo work; explore solo dance presentation; and perform and reflect on solo dance.

Standard-setting body:

NZQA National Qualifications Services

Perform a solo or duet dance work
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 3 This achievement standard has been replaced by AS91590.

90595 Achievement Standard 3 Credits Externally Assessed

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Ministry of Education NZQA National Qualifications Services

Perform in a choreographed group dance work
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 3 This achievement standard has been replaced by AS91591.

90596 Achievement Standard 4 Credits Externally Assessed

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Standard-setting body:

Ministry of Education NZQA National Qualifications Services

Perform a solo or duet dance

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Version 2 This achievement standard replaced AS90595.

91590 Achievement Standard 4 Credits Externally Assessed

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Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 233 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Ministry of Education

Perform a group dance

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Version 2 This achievement standard replaced AS90596.

91591 Achievement Standard 4 Credits Externally Assessed

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Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 233 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Ministry of Education

Perform a repertoire of contrasting dances

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Version 2

91592 Achievement Standard 6 Credits Externally Assessed

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Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 233 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Ministry of Education

Level 4

Perform dance
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 4

11502 Unit Standard 8 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: perform movement elements and skills in dance with levels of complexity; demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the anatomy and physiology of the human body as it is relevant to the dancer; distinguish stylistic elements of the dance form; and present dance in a performance context.

Standard-setting body:

NZQA National Qualifications Services

Perform dance - Sailor's Hornpipe
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 3

14885 Unit Standard 8 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: perform movement elements and skills in Sailor's Hornpipe with levels of complexity; demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the physiology of the human body as it is relevant to the Sailor's Hornpipe dancer; distinguish stylistic elements of the Sailor's Hornpipe dance form; and present Sailor's Hornpipe in a performance context.

Standard-setting body:

NZQA National Qualifications Services

Perform dance - Ballet
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 3

14886 Unit Standard 8 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: perform vocabulary and skills in Ballet with levels of complexity; demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the physiology of the human body as it is relevant to the Ballet dancer; distinguish stylistic elements of Ballet; and present Ballet in a performance context.

Standard-setting body:

NZQA National Qualifications Services

Perform dance - Highland
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 3

14887 Unit Standard 8 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: perform movement elements and skills in Highland dance with levels of complexity; demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the physiology of the human body as it is relevant to the Highland dancer; distinguish stylistic elements of Highland dance; and present Highland dance in a performance context.

Standard-setting body:

NZQA National Qualifications Services

Perform dance - Irish Step
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 3

14888 Unit Standard 8 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: perform movement elements and skills in Irish Step dance with levels of complexity; demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the physiology of the human body as it is relevant to the Irish Step dancer; distinguish stylistic elements of Irish Step dance form; and present Irish Step dance in a performance context.

Standard-setting body:

NZQA National Qualifications Services

Level 6

Perform dance at an advanced level
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 3

17035 Unit Standard 20 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: demonstrate advanced vocabulary for a specific dance genre; demonstrate knowledge of health and safety, suited to maintaining optimal levels of dance performance; apply knowledge of the artistic qualities of a specific dance genre; and perform dance in performance contexts.

Standard-setting body:

NZQA National Qualifications Services NZQA Dance and Drama

Data as at 28 January 2022