Dance Minor All Academic Programs

Students are required to complete the following:

(1) Six (6) Core Courses Credits;

(2) Twelve (12) Dance Technique and/or Cultural Studies Credits

and

(3) Two (2) Body Science Credits.

Flexible Learning Plan: Students may design their area of concentration by selecting courses from the list below to meet the 20-credits requirement for completing their dance minor studies.

Category 1: Dance Core Courses (6 credits/units required)

DANC 200 Dance as Art and Culture                                                                                                                 3
DANC 226 Fundamentals of Choreography   3
DANC 325 Dance History         3
DANC 420 Introduction to Dance Therapy  3
DANC 426 Dance Production  3

Category 2: Dance Technique and Cultural Studies Courses (12 credits/units required)

DANC 116  Studies in Cultural Rhythms                                                                                                          
 2
DANC 117 Studies in Cultural Composition  2
DANC 119 Urban Contemporary Dance  2
DANC 220 Ballet Fundamentals  2
DANC 221 Fundamentals of Modern Dance  2
DANC 227 Sacred Modern Dance I  3
DANC 228 Jazz and Musical Theater I  3
DANC 235 African Dance I  3
DANC 236 African Dance Repertory  3
DANC 324 Advanced Tap Dance  3

Category 3: Body Science Technique Courses (2 credits/units required)

DANC 101 Introduction to Pilates                                                                                                                     2