Course Description

The course offers a gentle introduction to Salsa which is a Latin dance style that is popular around the world. You dance with a partner which makes the experience more sociable and enjoyable. However, there is no need to have a regular partner which helps the social element of Salsa. The course will also aid wellbeing and fitness.

Location: Camden

Course Content

You will learn dance moves with a partner that are based upon specific steps. Typically, dance teachers describe the Salsa rhythm as quick, quick, slow. The course will also familiarise you with the musical style of Salsa that will form the accompaniment for the dance routines.

Please note: although you will be introduced to all the above over a single course (5 - weeks), the sessions are developmental over the whole year. If you sign up for the full set of courses at the start of the academic year e.g. August / September you will be entitled to the ?early bird? discount.

Teaching and Learning Methods

You will learn and develop your fitness through:

? Dance and step routines
? Listening and watching demonstrations
? Discussion
? Continuous assessment

Independent Learning

There is no homework associated with these sessions.


You will be continually assessed through your practical activities and will receive feedback in a variety of ways e.g. peer assessment, verbal and written feedback from your teacher.

Qualification you will achieve

This is a non-accredited course but a certificate of completion can be provided by the College on request.

Next Steps and Progression

For more information please contact the Learner Services Team on: 020 7255 4700 or email:

Additional Information

For more information please contact the Learner Services Team on: 020 7255 4700 or email:

Additional Learning Support

Teachers are supported to ensure their materials are inclusive to meet all learners needs. Provision of assistive equipment is available and access support can be provided through reasonable adjustments, subject to an assessment by the ALS team and/or the Disability Officer. Digital Learning support is available in the Learning Centre at our Camden site. Careers advice and guidance is also available to all learners.

Additional Costs

WM College provides financial support for some course fees, which is based on an eligibility criteria. For more information, please contact a member of the Learner Services team at the main reception.
44 Crowndale Road
Tel: 020 7255 4700
7 Leighton Place
Tel: 020 7241 8572