ISTD DDI/DDE Teacher Training
The New London Performing Arts Centre has been approved by the ISTD to deliver to learner teachers the regulated teaching qualifications that form the ISTD’s initial teacher training, the Level 3 Diploma in Dance Instruction (DDI) and the Level 4 Diploma in Dance Education (DDE).This approval process is to ensure the prospective ADC meets the standards of the ISTD and the Regulators (Ofqual, DfES, CCEA).
Please email Deborah Hoskins at firstname.lastname@example.org for course prices and more information.
This qualification is offered to students aged 17 and over and can be studied in Imperial Classical Ballet, Modern Theatre and Tap.
The DDI consists of 4 Units:
Unit 1: Observation and Understanding of Teaching and Learning Techniques
Unit 2: Promotion of Health and Safety in Dance
Unit 3: Vocational Graded Examination in Dance:Intermediate
Unit 4: Dance Practice and the Relationship between Music and Dance in a Chosen Dance Genre
The DDE consists of 5 Units:
Unit 1: Planning Techniques and evaluation of Dance Teaching
Unit 2: Dance Teaching Practice
Unit 3: Lifespan Development and Learning in Dance
Unit 4: Dance Practice and the Relationship between Music & Dance in a chosen Dance Genre.
Unit 5: Contextual Study of Dance
This course is offered on a flexible part-time basis
We recommend 1 year to complete the DDI and 1.5 to complete the DDE.
DDI classes take place on either Friday or Saturdays.
DDE Classes take place on Tuesday mornings and afternoon.
Head Tutor - Susan James
Tap Tutor - Antonio Barone