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Courses - Fall 2019
DANC
DANC109
(Perm Req)
Choreography I: Improvisation
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Prerequisite: by permission of department. Students must pay a $25.00 lab fee.
DANC118
Credits: 2
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Students must pay a $25.00 lab fee
DANC128
Fundamentals of Ballet
Credits: 2
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Students must pay a $25 lab fee
DANC138B
Global Dance Forms; House Based Dance
Credits: 2
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
CORE: D
Students must pay a $25 lab fee.

Contemporary House is a fusion of Urban House dance and principles of modern dance. The class also draws on elements unique to social club spaces and improvisation.
DANC138D
Global Dance Forms; Pilates and Conditioning
Credits: 2
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
CORE: D
DANC138P
Global Dance Forms; Hip Hop
Credits: 2
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
CORE: D
Students must pay a $25.00 lab fee
DANC148
Fundamentals of Modern Dance
Credits: 2
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Students must pay a $25.00 lab fee.
DANC149
Fundamentals of Modern Dance II
Credits: 2
Grad Meth: Reg
Students must pay a $25.00 lab fee
DANC158
Fundamentals of Jazz
Credits: 2
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Students must pay a $25 lab fee.
DANC179
(Perm Req)
Movement Integration
Credits: 2
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Students must pay a $25.00 lab fee.
DANC199
(Perm Req)
Practicum in Choreography, Production and Performance I
Credits: 1 - 2
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Contact department for information to register for this course.
DANC200
Introduction to Dance
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
CORE: HA, D
GenEd: DSSP
A study of dance as a form of communication and as an art form; a survey of the theories and styles of dance, and their relationships to other art forms.
DANC200S
Introduction to Dance
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
CORE: HA, D
GenEd: DSSP
A study of dance as a form of communication and as an art form; a survey of the theories and styles of dance, and their relationships to other art forms.
Restricted to College Park Scholars - Arts.
DANC218
(Perm Req)
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Prerequisite: permission of department. Students must pay a $25.00 lab fee.
DANC219
(Perm Req)
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Prerequisite: DANC218 and permission of department. Students must pay a $25.00 lab fee.
DANC228
Credits: 2
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Prerequisite: permission of department. Students must pay a $25.00 lab fee.
DANC229
Credits: 2
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Prerequisite: permission of department. Students must pay a $25.00 lab fee.
DANC299
(Perm Req)
Practicum in Choreography, Production and Performance II
Credits: 1 - 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Contact department for information to register for this course.
DANC309
(Perm Req)
Choreography III: Dance Composition
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
DANC318
(Perm Req)
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Prerequisite: DANC219 and permission of department. Students must pay a $25.00 lab fee.
DANC319
(Perm Req)
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Prerequisite: DANC318 and permission of department. Students must pay a $25.00 lab fee.
DANC371
(Perm Req)
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Prerequisite: DANC179.
Restriction: Permission of ARHU-Dance department.
Current ideas and trends in dance technique, with a focus on the incorporation of dance science and somatics into dance training.
Students must pay a $25 lab fee.
DANC398
(Perm Req)
DANC399
(Perm Req)
Practicum in Choreography, Production and Performance III
Credits: 1 - 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Prerequisite: DANC 299.
DANC410
Technical Theater Production for Dance
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Prerequisite: DANC210; or students who have taken courses with comparable content may contact the department; or permission of ARHU-School of Theatre, Dance & Performance Studies department.
A study of the theoretical principles of production and the practical application of those principles to the presentation of dance works.
Students must pay a $25 lab fee.
DANC448
(Perm Req)
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Prerequisite: DANC349 and aududition. Students must pay a $25.00 lab fee.
DANC449
(Perm Req)
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Prerequisite: DANC 448 and permission from the department Students must pay a $25.00 lab fee.
DANC488
(Perm Req)
Project-Based Learning
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Students must pay a $25.00 lab fee.
DANC489M
(Perm Req)
Special Topics in Dance; Contemporary Modern
Credits: 2
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Must have completed DANC218 and DANC219.

Students must pay a $25 lab fee.
DANC499
(Perm Req)
Practicum in Choreography, Production and Performance IV
Credits: 1 - 6
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Prerequisite: DANC 399.
DANC600
(Perm Req)
Graduate Dance Research
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, Aud
Restriction: Permission of ARHU-School of Theatre, Dance & Performance Studies department.
Supervised writing of reports and articles on selected dance subjects. Study of library resources and interviewing techniques. Preparation for written documentation of thesis project.
DANC608
Graduate Choreography I
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, Aud
Prerequisite: Admission to MFA in Dance or permission of department. Students must pay a $25.00 lab fee.

Developing and defining individual choreographic voice and vision in a s ared studio setting.
DANC610
(Perm Req)
Workshop in the Direction of Dance Production
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, Aud
Prerequisite: DANC410; or students who have taken courses with comparable content may contact the department.
A lecture/laboratory course dealing with the relationship of the director to all of the activities involved in the presentation of a dance concert.
DANC647
(Perm Req)
Dance and Movement Practice
Credits: 2
Grad Meth: Reg
Restriction: Permission of ARHU-School of Theatre, Dance & Performance Studies department.
Experiential studio work that generates common movement vocabulary and innovations of same in a shared, faculty-led exploration of movement for the purpose of generating vocabulary for technique, choreography, and pedagogy.
Students must pay a $25.00 lab fee.
DANC679
Graduate Dance Performance
Credits: 1 - 3
Grad Meth: Reg, Aud
DANC689M
(Perm Req)
Special Topics in Dance; Advanced Modern Technique I
Credits: 1
Grad Meth: Reg, Aud
Students must pay a $25 lab fee.
DANC689P
(Perm Req)
Special Topics in Dance; Graduate Dance Pedagogy
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, Aud
Students must pay a $25 lab fee. Must be enrolled in the MFA Dance degree.
DANC689T
(Perm Req)
Special Topics in Dance; Advanced Modern Technique II
Credits: 1
Grad Meth: Reg, Aud
Students must pay a $25 lab fee.
DANC689W
(Perm Req)
Special Topics in Dance; MFA Thesis Writing Lab
Credits: 1
Grad Meth: Reg, Aud
Contact Instructor for meeting times.
DANC698
Independent Study in Dance
Credits: 1 - 3
Grad Meth: Reg, Aud
DANC719
Graduate Choreography Projects
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, Aud
Prerequisite: Admission to MFA in Dance or permission of department. Students must pay a $25.00 lab fee.

Research-based choreographic projects in preparation for the choreographed thesis project.
DANC777
(Perm Req)
Internship in Dance
Credits: 6
Grad Meth: S-F
Restriction: Must be admitted to MFA in Dance; or permission of ARHU-School of Theatre, Dance & Performance Studies department.
Internship in dance advocacy, administration, education, community building, choreography, or performance with an agency off campus and with a national or international profile.
DANC788
Master's Tutorial for Choreography; Graduate Tutorial
Credits: 1 - 3
Grad Meth: Reg, Aud
DANC799
Master's Thesis Project
Credits: 1 - 6
Grad Meth: Reg, S-F
Contact department for information to register for this course.