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Dance, Part 1

Course Code: WS23DA11

Registration Deadline: Apr 04, 2023
This course is still open for registration.

The Additional Qualification Dance, Part 1 Course is an introduction to the pedagogical and practical applications of dance in elementary and secondary schools as both a distinct discipline and teaching methodology. Active and experiential sessions provide candidates with an opportunity to develop skills and confidence in the use of dance across the curriculum. Through the lens of equity and inclusivity, Dance Part 1 focuses on differentiated instructional design and effective lesson planning and implementation within the classroom context. Candidates have the opportunity to become familiar with theoretical foundations, pedagogical frameworks, teaching/learning strategies and practices available to assist with program planning, development, implementation, assessment and evaluation.


  • A Certificate of Qualification and Registration with the OCT
  • Qualifications in at least one of the following:
    • primary division
    • junior division
    • intermediate division
    • senior division.

    Documents Required

    • NONE
    Session Dates
    Start Date: Apr 11, 2023
    End Date: Jun 16, 2023
    Mandatory in-class sessions: April 11, 2023 - June 16, 2023.Every Tuesday 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm. This 125 hour course consists of 100 hours of interactive coursework and 25 hours of independent learning. Regular and relevant candidate participation is a requirement. In addition to the in-class sessions, expect to be online at least every second day to complete assignments and collaborate in discussion forums. All deadlines will be communicated by the Instructor.

    Format / Location
    Cawthra Park Secondary School (map)
    1305 Cawthra Rd Mississauga ON (Cawthra & Atwater)

    Ferroni, Andrea & Martindale, Michelle


    Course listings are accurate as of Mar. 28 08:00 AM.