Australian College of Physical Education
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Study for a career that hinges on your passion for performance. This Bachelor of Dance Practice from the Australian College of Physical Education (ACPE) helps you develop skills to pursue a career in dance both as an artform and as an industry.
The course combines practical and theoretical learning in the discipline of dance with the creativity of performance. You'll develop a deeper understanding of the history of dance and dance styles, composition and performance, teaching skills and dance as exercise.
Get your start in the ever-evolving and rapidly changing world of dance with a qualification that gives you a solid foundation as a teacher, performer and promoter of dance in the community. This industry-recognised degree allows for flexibility in your career that will help you adapt to developments in this dynamic industry.
This course offers a blended learning experience, so you can enjoy their host of awesome facilities on campus in Sydney Olympic Park, as well as study a few modules at your own pace, online.
Study dance at ACPE
To study this course, applicants must meet the following criteria:
Alternate entry pathways may be available for applicants who do not meet any of the above criteria. Enquire now to find out more.
In this dance course, subjects you may study include:
A key value for the team at the Australian College of Physical Education (ACPE) is to ensure their staff and students are well supported and are encouraged to develop both personally and professionally.
ACPE has a Student Learning Services (SLS) resource centre which is a student’s hub for all things relating to academic skills and success throughout their studies. Students also have access to SMARTTHINKING - an online service that gives students 24-hour access to academic tutors and resources.
**Want to get a feel for what it's like to study with ACPE? Head to their Open Day held at their Sydney campus on Saturday, February 2nd. Enquire now for more event info.**
"ACPE has been great in understanding and being flexible to my needs as a student but also as a full-time athlete living mostly overseas. This is one of the main reasons i chose to study at ACPE because I had heard of the support given to elite athletes. The staff and unit co-ordinators within my faculty and course and have been overly helpful and always given me the best chance to complete all tasks wherever O am in the world. I would definitely recommend ACPE and my course in particular to anyone looking to study but to also have a good balance in life whether personal or sporting, and I am very grateful for having the support of ACPE."
This course can be delivered on campus to provide you with practical training in a face-to-face learning environment. It is available to study at the following locations:
You can also choose to study this course online with some on-campus components (blended learning).
Upon successful completion of this course you will receive a Bachelor of Dance Practice from Australian College of Physical Education.
This course equips you with the skills to pursue a career in dance performance and also dance teaching opportunities in a range of different contexts.
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ACPE gives students the option to choose a payment plan in addition to the option of paying upfront.
Eligible domestic students can apply for FEE-HELP loan to cover the upfront costs of all or part of their fees.
Enquire now to find a payment option that works for you.
This course can be paid for through the FEE-HELP government loan scheme. If you are an Australian citizen or hold a permanent humanitarian visa, you may not need to pay upfront.
Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees directly to the provider on your behalf. You'll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $45,881 (2019-20 income year).
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