Dance

DNC 100: Mod-Hop I

2 credits

Typically offered: Fall Winter, Spring, Summer

Entry level technique class that is a fusion of contemporary dance styles, including hip-hop, African jazz and modern dance. Emphasis on rhythm, conditioning, isolation and individuality. Repeatable to a maximum of 6 credits. S/U grading.


DNC 101: Open Ballet

2 credits

Typically offered: Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer

No dance experience required. Basic principles of ballet as an artistic and physical medium. Introduction to ballet terminology, basic barre exercises, simple combinations in adagio and allegro. Repeatable to a maximum of 6 credits. S/U grading.


DNC 197A, World Dance Experience: Afro-Cuban

2 credits

Typically offered: Winter

Provides a concentrated study in a specific dance style taught by experts in their tradition with a quarterly rotation. Fields of study will be focused on one unique style and may include West African Dance, Brazilian Dance, Balkan Dance, Chinese Dance, and others.


DNC 200: Mod-Hop II

2 credits

Typically offered: Spring

More advanced exploration of contemporary dance styles, including hip-hop, African jazz, and modern dance. Emphasis on complex rhythm, phrasing and performance. Repeatable to a maximum of 6 credits.

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