Advanced Diploma of Dance (Elite Performance) – CUA60113

The knockout blow to your competition…

The Advanced Diploma of Dance (Elite Performance) gives you exactly that! The elite edge you need for a long term career in the entertainment industry. The intensive training and focus from this course will separate you from your competitors and make your lasting impression last.

Our Advanced Diploma in Dance (Elite Performance) (CUA60113) is a 2 year course that aims to further students technical abilities and performance edge. This really gives them the professional edge before entering the entertainment industry. Students in this course are also given insight into the production side of the industry, further arming them for a long standing career with diverse talents and experiences. This course gives those who pass successfully a tertiary ranking equivalent to OP 2-6.

Please note: The student entry procedure for CUA60113 Advanced Diploma of Dance (Elite Performance) is by audition only.

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**Students must first complete CUA50213 Diploma of Musical Theatre to be eligible to undertake the Advanced Diploma of Dance (Elite Performance) at DLDC. Acceptance into CUA50213 is by audition only.

Students not holding a Senior Secondary School Certificate must complete an LLN test meeting Exit  level 3 requirements.

Units of Study & Schedule of Fees

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Course Schedule…

The courses run over 4 terms (9, 10 or 11 weeks in each term)

3 days / week

2 afternoon/evenings / week

The terms run in alliance with Queensland public school terms.


“Our courses have trained many practising professionals who are now all over the world doing what they love as their career. Students in the courses have also had the opportunity to perform in paid professional gigs on TV and in corporate functions all whilst study here at DLDC. What better opportunity to get the exposure (and pay) in the industry than that…?

Course director – Simon Lind

(Artistic director/Choreographer – Australia’s Got Talent, X-Factor, So You Think You Can Dance,  Australian Idol, Kelly Rowland, Human Nature, Jess Mauboy, Brian McFadden, Coca Cola, Mars, Hyundai and more…)

Past students have performed with/for…

Michael Jackson | JLo | Christina Aguliera | Kelly Clarkeson | Kylie Minogue | Sneaky Sound System | Cirque de Solei “Love” (Las Vegas) | Tokyo Disney | Universal Studios | Royal Caribbean | X-Factor | The Voice | Australia’s Got Talent | Sydney Showboat | Moulin Rouge | Phantom Of The Opera | Fame | Singin In The Rain | The Boy From Oz | West Side Story | Grease | Jersey Boys | The Wiggles (Purple Wiggle)