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Perspectives in Dance as Culture: Dance as Research/Research as Choreography

ENVS 377
Fall 2013 not offered
Crosslisting: ANTH 325, DANC 377
Certificates: Environmental Studies

This course considers theories and methods of dance scholarship and takes a comparative approach to dance as research, research as choreography. This is a research methods course in which we will consider ways that knowledge is constructed and legitimated, focusing on the role of physical/somatic engagement, creativity, and performance in research. Problems and issues central to research pertaining to representation, authority, validity, rigor, reliability, and ethics will be addressed in the context of dance studies and critical qualitative research studies. A final research project will be required.

This course is supported by the Creative Campus Initiative (www.wesleyan.edu/creativecampus)
Credit: 1 Gen Ed Area Dept: HA DANC
Course Format: SeminarGrading Mode: Graded
Level: UGRD Prerequisites: None
Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (DANC-MN)(DANC)(ENVS-MN)(ENVS)(HRAD-MN)(STS)

Last Updated on JUN-16-2024
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