Dance (DAN)

DAN 105 (2)

Aerobic Dance I 

Aerobic dance as a fun way to develop strength, endurance, and flexibility through strengthening, stretching, and cardiovascular activity. One lecture; two lab. May be taken for S/U credit with instructor approval.

 

DAN 110 (3)

Ballet I 

Basic ballet techniques and appreciation of ballet as a form of artistic expression. Three lecture. May be taken for S/U credit with instructor approval.

 

DAN 120 (3)

Modern Dance I 

Beginning modern dance technique. Three lecture. May be taken for S/U credit with instructor approval.

 

 

DAN 150 (3)

Jazz Dance I 

Basic jazz dance technique. Three lecture. May be taken for S/U credit with instructor approval.

 

DAN 151 (1)

Turkish-Egyptian Dance I 

An introduction to basic Turkish and Egyptian dance movement. Two lecture.  May be taken for S/U credit with instructor approval.

 

DAN 152 (2)

Turkish-Egyptian Dance II

Intermediate Turkish and Egyptian dance movement. Prerequisite: DAN 151 or consent of instructor. Two Lecture.  May be taken for S/U credit with instructor approval.

 

DAN 157 (1)

Bollywood Cardio Workout

This dance-inspired workout achieves a cardiovascular component due to the expansive movements of Bhangra folk dance steps from the Punjab region of NW India.  Includes choreography form Hindi Bollywood movies.  One lecture.

 

DAN 201 (3)

Dance History 

History of dance from the ancient world to the present including cultural dance, performance dance and social dance. General Education: Arts/Humanities, Special Requirements: Ethnic/Race/Gender Awareness, Contemporary Global/International Awareness or Historical Awareness. Three lecture. 

       

DAN 211 (3)

Ballet II 

Ballet techniques for the student with previous ballet experience. Prerequisite: DAN 110 or DAN 1101 or Consent of Instructor. Two lecture; two lab. May be taken for S/U credit with instructor approval.

 

DAN 212 (3)

Ballet III

Advanced ballet technique.  Prerequisite:  *DAN 211 or consent of instructor.  Two lecture.  Two lab.  May be taken for S/U credit with instructor approval. 

 

DAN 217 (3)

Ballet IV

A study of Classical Ballet incorporating techniques from the Royal Academy of Dance Advanced level.  Prerequisites:  *DAN 212 or DAN 2121 or Consent of Instructor.  Two lecture, two lab. May be taken for S/U credit with instructor approval.  

 

DAN 198/298 (1-6)                                                                                                            

Special Topics

Designed to meet the needs of an individual(s) who has an interest in pursuing an original topic in an instructional area under faculty supervision.

 

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