The course will focus on:
1. The evolution of WDSF Judging System.
2. Principles of Absolute Judgement.
3. Definition and usage of Performance Assessment Standards (PAS).
4. Definition and usage of Indicative Qualities (IQs).
5. Practical Assessment using Absolute Judgement.
Part I : Theory test(Multiple choice) on PAS and IQS taught in the
course and information in the WDSF Adjudicator’s Handbook. Once the
entry is being received by the WDSF Office through the National
Federation, a copy of the WDSF Adjudicator’s Handbook will be
emailed to all participants free of charge. Participants should
register as early as possible and start preparing for the exam by
reading and understanding the Handbook.
Part II : Practical Test(watch a video performance, analyse the
performance, identify the qualities and award the points)
It is the
intention of the WDSF DanceSport Academy to provide informative
training courses accessible to our license Adjudicators as well as
trainers who wish to study the judging criteria of the WDSF JS 2.1
Judging system. Trainers who wish to formulate training based on the judging
criteria can apply to attend this course as an observer through
their respective National Federation.
Please send your entries to WDSF office as soon as possible so we
can forward you a copy of the Hand Book.
All participants must bring either a laptop, Mac Book, tablet or any
android or Apple i Phone/i Pad for practice with the JS 2.1.
The above information is for the information of all your
licensed adjudicators and interested applicants.