DANC3001 Dance History

Credit Hours: 3 semester hours

Prerequisite: Sophomore Standing or Instructor Permission

Course Description

This class will cover the history of Western Codified Dance, Cultural and World Dance forms. The course is intended to help the student understand the foundations of movement through cultural and historic lenses. Students will also discover dance as a process of exploring movement, performing and relating to communities and audiences. There will be 1 written midterm, 1 written final and several quizzes. There is 1 required tech for this course: Ballet and Modern Dance (Third Edition) (World of Art) by Susan Au. Other texts, articles, and information will be provided in class.

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