Choreographic Studies and Dance Techniques

Program Learning Outcomes: Upon completion of this program, students will be able to integrate technical dance skills using correct body alignment and muscle coordination and compare various dance forms in relation to historical and cultural context.
All courses used to satisfy the major for the Associate in Arts degree must be completed with a grade of "C" or better.
 
PREREQUISITE COURSE REQUIRED COURSES FOR MAJOR UNITS
  BIOL 120 Human Anatomy 5
   DANCE 100 Survey of Dance History 3
DANCE 110 or equivalent DANCE 111 Ballet Technique II 2
DANCE 115 or equivalent DANCE 116 Modern Dance Technique II 2
DANCE 120 or equivalent DANCE 121 Jazz Technique II 2
DANCE 124 or equivalent DANCE 129 Hip-Hop II 1.5
DANCE 101, 110, 115, 120, 124, or equivalent DANCE 130 Choreography 1.5
DANCE 112 or 122 & 111 or 116 or 122, or equivalent
DANCE 112, 113, 116, 122, 123, 134, or equivalent
DANCE 135* or
DANCE 136*
Dance Production – Repertoire
Dance Production – Student Choreography
2.5 or
2.5




Corequisite: T ART 103
DANCE 127 or
DANCE 128 or
DANCE 140
Salsa I

Middle Eastern Dance

Movement for Theatre I
1.5 or

1.5 or

1
  TOTAL UNITS REQUIRED 20.5-21
* An audition may be required.
NOTE: ADDITIONAL COURSEWORK MIGHT BE REQUIRED IF PREREQUISITES ARE NOT MET.  SEE A COUNSELOR TO PREPARE A STUDENT EDUCATIONAL PLAN.
August 2016 GCC Catalog 2016-2017
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