These classes provide students with a strong technical foundation, emphasizing proper alignment, comprehension and application of fundamental terminology, and increased flexibility, strength, and coordination. All technique classes are offered for levels I – IV at 2 credit hours. Courses may be used as Kinesiology credit (1 credit hour) toward the Associates degree or transfer to a four year degree program.
This course will provide the technical study of choreography and performance. The course concludes with a new work to be performed in the Faculty Dance Concert at the end of each semester.
The cultural, historical and aesthetic qualities of dance are presented through lectures, films, videos, and dance productions. Primitive, classical and contemporary dance forms are included.