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Fa’ataupati – Beginners & Intermediate – Level 3

$104.05

This course is for all age students who completed the level two course successfully. Upon completion of this course students will learn fa’ataupati dances and action songs, cultural knowledge will include Social Hierarchy, Cultural protocols, costume making, sustainable practises and ancient stories from Samoa.

Course Information

LEVEL 3 OPEN AGE  FA’ATAUPATI– this course is for all age students who completed the level two course successfully. Upon completion of this course students will learn fa’ataupati dances and action songs, cultural knowledge will include Social Hierarchy, Cultural protocols, costume making, sustainable practises and ancient stories from Samoa.

  • 8 weeks of video lessons- released every Saturday at 9am AEST.
  • First video lesson to be released 7th November, there will be a one week break for Christmas period, week eight video to be released on the 2nd January 2021.
  • Week nine is assessment week- whereby students are required to send in video of dances learnt throughout the course as well as complete a quiz- Assessment week is 9th January to the 16th January 2021.
  • Week 7 is live zoom meeting with tutors 19th December 2020 9.30am AEST. 30-40 minutes. Meeting is an opportunity to ask questions and for tutors to discuss assessment, tutors may also run through dances.
  • It is recommended that students send in progress videos every two weeks, to receive feedback, assistance with technique.
  • Upon completion of assessment students will receive report and Certificate of Completion

Instructor

Frederick Schwenke

Siva Afi & Fa'ataupati Instructor

Frederick is one of the founders and directors of Matavai Cultural Arts and has extensive experience on a local and international stage.