Circus Arts Specialisation Intermediate 1

BCA20002 12.5 Credit Points Prahran


  • One Semester or equivalent

Contact hours

  • 190 hours

On-campus unit delivery combines face-to-face and digital learning.

2022 teaching periods


NICA NICA Semester 1

24 Jan 22 - 19 Jun 22

5 Jul 22

Last self enrolment:
6 Feb 22

25 Feb 22

Last withdraw without fail:
8 Apr 22


BCA10006 Circus Arts Specialisation and Physiology

Aims and objectives

In this unit students explore the physical techniques, forms, processes and artistic practice of circus arts. They extend their skills within their chosen specialties while establishing a progressive program of development. Students monitor and evaluate their own progress, and develop and maintain a conditioning regimen for their selected speciality. They refine and alter their program to suit their needs, applying safe practice in the exploration and execution of intermediate specialised techniques.

Students who successfully complete this unit will be able to:
1. Utilise the principles of physical management in the attainment of paraprofessional performance standards
2. Monitor and evaluate their own technical progress within their specialisations in written form.
3. Maintain, develop and evaluate a variety of routines to condition their bodies for their selected specialisations.
4. Demonstrate and articulate creative specialty skills in physical and oral forms.

Courses with unit

BA-CIRCA1 Bachelor of Circus Arts