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Choreography Course

I-PATH in collaboration with Choreography Online are excited to offer dancers, teachers and choreographers the opportunity to further develop their choreography skills through taking this virtual online choreography course, led by internationally renowned choreographer, Rick Tjia.

 

Course Content

 

Unit 1

1. Introduction to Choreography

2. Abstraction and Purpose

3. Creative Process & Method

 

Unit 2

1. Choreographic Ideas

2. Structure & Timeline

3. Free Exploration

 

Unit 3

1. Choreographic Tools

2. Music Analysis 

3. Team Management

4. Career Management

 

Assessment

Throughout the course, you will be assessed in a variety of different ways including but not limited to written assignments, choreographing your own original pieces, and through participating in webinars. 

 

Units & Progressions

There are three units available - Unit 1, 2 and 3. All candidates must commence at Unit 1. Upon completion of this unit, you will be invited to commence Unit 2 and so on. 

 

Duration of Course & Fees

Unit 1: Part Time, Online, 7 months (approx), 75 Guided Learning Hours (minimum) includes webinars and own practice/learning/choreographing. 

Fees: Course Fee £250(GBP), $335(USD), $425(AUD), $425(CAD), 277(EUR) Final Assessment Fee & Certificate £50(GBP) / $65(USD) / $85(AUD) / $85(CAD), 55(EUR)

Unit 2: Part Time, Online, 7 months (approx), 75 Guided Learning Hours (minimum) includes webinars and own practice/learning/choreographing. 
Fees: Course Fee £250(GBP), $335(USD), $425(AUD), $425(CAD), 277(EUR) Final Assessment Fee & Certificate £50(GBP) / $65(USD) / $85(AUD) / $85(CAD), 55(EUR)
Unit 3: Part Time, Online, 7 months (approx), 75 Guided Learning Hours (minimum) includes webinars and own practice/learning/choreographing. 
Fees: Course Fee £250(GBP), $335(USD), $425(AUD), $425(CAD), 277(EUR) Final Assessment Fee & Certificate £50(GBP) / $65(USD) / $85(AUD) / $85(CAD), 55(EUR)
 

Artistic Director of Choreography & Course Lead

Rick Tjia

After working with Cirque du Soleil since July 2002, Rick joined the Casting team in 2004 and was also one of there Acrobatic Choreographers on their show 'Volta'. Passionate about dance since his childhood, he studied classical ballet, jazz and modern dance.

As principal dancer with La La La Human Steps for eight years, Rick performed in over 25 countries and 100 cities. He has also worked in the movie industry in Los Angeles, as both a dancer and actor. 


In addition to La La La Human Steps, Rick has performed with companies such as Ballet Austin, Sacramento Ballet, Boston Ballet and Dance Alive National Ballet and explored dance through several independent projects of his own. He has worked with numerous choreographers, including Édouard Lock, Twyla Tharp, Tom Pazik and Gus Giordano to name just a few. 


Today, Rick is the CEO of Choreography Online. He keeps a close eye on the artistic scene both at home and abroad in search of talent and inspiration. 
 

Enrol Today

If you are a dancer, dance teacher or even a choreographer that is looking to further develop their skills, and you are eligible to take this course! Must be aged 18+