Introduction to Dance|
This is an introduction to dance as an educational, technical, and creative discipline for students with no previous formal dance training. Classes will introduce dance technique-stretching, strengthening, aligning the body, and developing coordination in the execution of rhythmic movement patterns - as well as improvisation, composition, and performing.
Designing, Creating, and Realizing, Interpretation
In this introductory level course students will become familiar with some of the basic kinesthetic components of dance, exploring time, space, force, as well as develop their comfort with movement invention.
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|Course Format: Studio||Grading Mode: Graded|
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (DANC-MN)(DANC)
||Past Enrollment Probability: Not Available
|Major Readings: Wesleyan RJ Julia Bookstore
Selected articles and books
|Examinations and Assignments: |
Short papers, movement projects, discussion groups, participation in the "Worlds of Dance" Concert and attendance at two dance concerts.
|Instructor(s): Lourie,Susan F. Times: ..T.R.. 08:45AM-10:15AM; Location: SDC; |
|Total Enrollment Limit: 36||SR major: 0||JR major: 0|| || |
|Seats Available: 0||GRAD: 0||SR non-major: 9||JR non-major: 9||SO: 9||FR: 9|
|Drop/Add Enrollment Requests|
|Total Submitted Requests: 11||1st Ranked: 0||2nd Ranked: 0||3rd Ranked: 1||4th Ranked: 2||Unranked: 8|