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 the basic components of dance technique--stretching, strengthening, aligning the body, and developing coordination in the execution of rhythmic movement patterns. Through improvisation, composition, and performing, students will develop a solid framework applicable to all forms of dance.
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|Course Format: Studio||Grading Mode: Graded|
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (DANC-MN)(DANC)
||Past Enrollment Probability: 50% - 74%
|SECTION 01 In-person only|
|Major Readings: Wesleyan RJ Julia Bookstore
Wesleyan RJ Julia Bookstore
Selected articles, on Moodle.
|Examinations and Assignments: |
Short papers, movement projects, discussion groups outside of class time, attendance at two dance concerts, and participation in the "Worlds of Dance" Concert at the end of the semester.
|Additional Requirements and/or Comments: |
This course is for the complete beginner with no previous dance training. No student may concurrently be enrolled in a dance course at the 200 level or higher while taking this course.
|Instructor(s): Powell,Joya Times: .M.W... 01:00PM-02:30PM; Location: TBA|
|Total Enrollment Limit: 36||SR major: 0||JR major: 0|| || |
|Seats Available: 36||GRAD: X||SR non-major: 9||JR non-major: 9||SO: 9||FR: 9|
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