Dance Minor

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Beginner courses are offered, so no dance experience is required to minor in dance. Students entering the minor with previous dance training can forgo beginner level courses and be permitted into Intermediate/Advanced level courses. Contact Professor for details.


Technical Skills & Movement Theory: twelve credit hours from the following (at least one course must be taken at the 3000/4000 level):

Course Number Course Title Credit Hours
DANC 2105 Ballet I 3.0
DANC 2125 Jazz Dance I 3.0
DANC 2130 Modern Dance I 3.0
DANC 2135 Ballroom Dance I 3.0
DANC 2140 Aerial Dance I 3.0
DANC 2150 Tap Dance I 3.0
DANC 3105 Ballet II 3.0
DANC 3125 Jazz Dance II 3.0
DANC 3130 Modern Dance II 3.0
DANC 3135 Ballroom Dance II 3.0
DANC 3140 Aerial Dance II 3.0
DANC 3150 Tap Dance II 3.0
DANC 4000 Advanced Dance Techniques 3.0
     

History and Cultural Aspects of Dance: three credit hours from the following:

Course Number              Course Title Credit Hours
DANC 3510 Dance History 3.0
THEA 3535 Musical Theatre History                              3.0

Creative Process: three credit hours from the following:

Course Number   Course Title Credit Hours
DANC 3525         Dance Improvisation                      3.0
DANC 3530 Dance Composition      3.0

Performance and Production: three credit hours from the following:

Course Number Course Title Credit Hours
DANC 3505          Musical Theatre Dance 3.0
DANC 3520 Dance Repertory for Performance        3.0
THEA 2525 Stage Makeup 3.0
THEA 3335 Lighting Design 3.0
THEA 3345 Costume Design 3.0