Dance (DANC)

DANC 2110. Ballet I (2 Credits) 

Teaches the fundamentals of ballet technique and vocabulary through basic barre exercises, center work, and floor combinations.

DANC 2120. Jazz I (2 Credits) 

An introduction to the basic movements, style, and vocabulary of American Jazz dance through a warm-up regimen, floor exercises, and combinations.

Prerequisites: DANC 2110

DANC 2130. Modern I (2 Credits) 

An introduction to the basic movement concepts and vocabulary of contemporary modern dance.

DANC 3110. Ballet II (2 Credits) 

Continued study of classical ballet technique and vocabulary through barre exercises, center work, and floor combinations.

Prerequisites: DANC 2110

DANC 3120. Jazz II (2 Credits) 

Continued study of the movements, style, and vocabulary of American Jazz dance through a warm-up regimen, floor exercises, and combinations.

Prerequisites: DANC 2120

DANC 3130. Modern II (2 Credits) 

Continued exploration of the movement concepts and vocabulary of contemporary modern dance.

Prerequisites: DANC 2130

DANC 3200. Dance Performance (1 Credit) 

Student performance in a dance concert, providing ensemble and performance experience.

DANC 3600. Dance History (3 Credits) 

A survey of the roots, styles, and artists of dance from prehistory through the 20th century, including a practical study of various historical dance movements.

Prerequisites: DANC 2110 or DANC 2120 or DANC 2130 or DANC 2140

DANC 4250. Choreography (3 Credits) 

Theory and practice of dance composition through physical discovery, musicality, storytelling, and the use of choreographic tools.

Prerequisites: (DANC 3110 or DANC 3120 or DANC 3130 or DANC 3140)

DANC 4800. Selected Topics in Dance (2-3 Credits) 

A seminar in Dance topics. Varying Credit.