CUA20113 Certificate II in Dance with selected units of competency from the CUA30113 Certificate III in Dance: a preparatory qualification that allows learners to develop basic technical skills and knowledge to prepare for work in the live performance industry.
Credit in the VCE or VCAL: recognition of up to four units at Units 1 and 2 level and a Units 3 and 4 sequence.
Note: The Units 3 and 4 sequence of VCE VET Dance is not designed as a stand-alone study. Students are strongly advised against undertaking the Units 3 and 4 sequence without first completing Units 1 and 2.
Students wishing to receive an ATAR contribution for the scored units 3 and 4 sequence of VCE VET Dance must undertake scored assessment for the purpose of achieving a study score. This study score can contribute directly to the ATAR, either as one of the student's best four studies (the primary four) or as a fifth or sixth study.
Where a student elects not to receive a study score for the scored units 3 and 4 sequence of VCE VET Dance, no contribution to the ATAR will be available.
The increment is awarded by the Victorian Tertiary Admissions Centre (VTAC). For more information, visit
Scored assessment is available for CUA20113 Certificate II in Dance with selected units of competency from the CUA30113 Certificate III in Dance.
Students wishing to receive a study score for VCE VET Dance must undertake scored assessment. This consists of three coursework tasks, worth 50% of the overall study score and a performance examination, worth 50% of the overall study score.
Scored assessment is based on the units 3 and 4 sequence of the VCE VET Dance program.
Materials for scored assessment
VCE VET assessment guide (February 2010)
VCE VET Dance Assessment Plan Template and Sample (January 2019)
VCE VET scoring criteria sheets
VET Coursework Assessment Record (VCAR)
Frameworks for task types are a guide to the four task types in scored VCE VET programs.
Examination specifications, past examinations and reports
VCE VET Dance examination specifications, past examinations and reports.
Structured workplace learning recognition
The VCAA provides recognition for structured workplace learning for students undertaking VCE VET programs.
A workplace learning record booklet for VCE VET Dance is available.
CUA20113 Certificate II in Dance workplace learning record booklet.
VCE VET Dance Program Booklet
The program booklet should be read in conjunction with the
CUA Live Performance Training Package.
VCE VET program guide 2018
The VCE VET Program Guide provides general advice about the VCAA's suite of VCE VET programs. It is to be read in conjunction with the VCE VET Dance program booklet.
VCE VET Dance State Reviewer
VCE VET state reviewers are appointed for scored VCE VET programs.
Zoe Anderson - Lowther Hall Anglican Grammar School (currently on leave)
tel: 0414 501 745