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Courses - Spring 2020
DANC
DANC109
(Perm Req)
Choreography I: Improvisation
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Students must pay a $25.00 lab fee.
DANC119
Introduction to American Social Dance; Intro. to Ballroom Dance
Credits: 2
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
DANC128
Fundamentals of Ballet
Credits: 2
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Students must pay a $25.00 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.
DANC138D
Global Dance Forms; Pilates and Conditioning
Credits: 2
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
CORE: D
Students must pay a $25.00 lab fee.
DANC138P
Global Dance Forms; Hip Hop
Credits: 2
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
CORE: D
DANC148
Fundamentals of Modern Dance
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.
DANC207
(Perm Req)
Choreography II: The Creative Process
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Prerequisite: DANC109.
Restriction: Permission of ARHU-Dance department.
Explorations in movement, music, words, objects, and environments through improvisation and choreographic problem solving.
Students must pay a $25.00 lab fee.
DANC218
(Perm Req)
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Prerequisite: permission of department.
DANC219
(Perm Req)
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Prerequisite: DANC218 and permission of department.
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.
DANC318
(Perm Req)
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Prerequisite: DANC219 an permission of department. Students must pay $25 lab fee.
DANC319
(Perm Req)
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Prerequisite: DANC318 and permission of department. Students must pay $25 lab fee.
DANC328
(Perm Req)
Credits: 2
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Students must pay a $25.00 lab fee.
DANC329
(Perm Req)
Credits: 2
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Students must pay a $25.00 lab fee.
DANC338C
Global Movement Practices; Chinese Dance
Credits: 2
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
DANC383
(Perm Req)
Dance History & Theory
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Restriction: Permission of ARHU-Dance department.
Credit only granted for: DANC283 or DANC383.
Formerly: DANC283.
With a primary focus on Western concert dance from the 20th and 21st centuries, this course proposes an understanding of dance as it is situated in historical and cultural contexts. Rather than proposing a canon of "masterworks", this course interrogates choreography and other dance practices from multiple perspectives such as feminist theories, race, gender, and sexuality studies.
DANC398
(Perm Req)
Directed Studies in Dance
Credits: 1 - 6
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Contact department for information to register for this course.
DANC420
(Perm Req)
Credits: 2
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Restriction: Permission of ARHU-Dance department.
Elements of contemporary partnering including weight sharing, counter balancing, momentum/leverage, lifting and moving responsively.
DANC448
(Perm Req)
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Prerequisite: DANC319 and audition. Students must pay a $25.00 lab fee.
DANC449
(Perm Req)
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Prerequisite: DANC448. Students must pay a $25.00 lab fee.
DANC466
(Perm Req)
Laban Movement Analysis
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Introduction to Rudolf Laban's system of qualitative movement analysis in relation to understanding personal movement style. Application to dance performance, teaching, composition and research.
DANC468
(Perm Req)
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Students must pay a $25.00 lab fee.
DANC485
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
CORE: CS
Prerequisite: DANC483.
Restriction: Must be in Dance program; and senior standing.
Individual research leading to a presentation with written documentation of the process, serving as a culmination of undergraduate study for dance majors.
DANC489O
Special Topics in Dance; Contemporary Modern Technique
Credits: 2
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
DANC611
(Perm Req)
Dance Technology and Media
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, Aud
Restriction: Permission of ARHU-School of Theatre, Dance & Performance Studies department.
Project-based development of media and technological support for dance performance, archiving, and portfolio design, development and implementation.
Students must pay a $25.00 lab fee.
DANC679
Graduate Dance Performance
Credits: 1 - 3
Grad Meth: Reg, Aud
DANC689B
DANC689D
Special Topics in Dance; Dance Pedagogy-Dance History
Credits: 1
Grad Meth: Reg, Aud
DANC689F
Special Topics in Dance; Professional Development in Dance and Theatre
Credits: 1
Grad Meth: Reg, Aud
Cross-listed with thet669K. Credit only granted for THET669K or DANC689F.
DANC689M
Special Topics in Dance; Advanced Modern Technique I
Credits: 1
Grad Meth: Reg, Aud
DANC689T
(Perm Req)
Special Topics in Dance; Advanced Modern Technique II
Credits: 1
Grad Meth: Reg, Aud
Students must pay a $25 lab fee.
DANC698
(Perm Req)
Independent Study in Dance
Credits: 1 - 3
Grad Meth: Reg, Aud
DANC708
Choreography and Collaboration; Collaborative Work
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, Aud
Students must pay a $25.00 lab fee.
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.
DANC784
(Perm Req)
Dance in a Global Context
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, Aud
Restriction: Must be admitted to MFA in Dance; or permission of ARHU-School of Theatre, Dance & Performance Studies department.
Topics that illuminate dance in global context and provides an overview of methods, challenges and perspectives to the study of dance cross-culturally will be considered. Simultaneously, surveys select dance practices spanning many geographical areas, and offers insight into the diverse social, cultural, religious, and political environments from which dance extends.
DANC788
Master's Tutorial for Choreography
Credits: 1 - 3
Grad Meth: Reg, Aud
DANC789
Directed Study in Dance Theory; Directed Study in Dance Theory
Credits: 2 - 6
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.