Dance Minor

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Minor Requirements (18 Hours)

The dance minor consists of completion of 18 credit hours with courses selected from each section below.

Course Title Credits
Dance Technique Courses
Select 6-9 hours of dance technique courses with at least 3 credits in 200-level or above6-9
Ballet Technique I
Contemporary Dance Technique I
Ballroom Dance I
Ballroom Dance II
Jazz Dance Technique I
Ballet Technique II
Pointe II
Contemporary Dance Technique II
Jazz Dance Technique II
Ballet Technique III
Pointe III
Intermediate Tap Dance
West African Dance I
Contemporary Dance Technique III
Jazz Dance Technique III
Movement and Dance for Musical Theatre
Men's Ballet
Ballet Technique IV
Pointe Variations for Intermediate/Advanced Ballet
West African Dance II
Contemporary Dance Technique IV
Performance and Choreography3-6
Dance Improvisation and Composition
Dance Company I
Choreography I
Dance Performance
Theoretical Studies in Dance3-9
History, Culture, and Criticism
Dance Appreciation
World Dance I
World Dance II
Introduction to Dance
Dance History I
Dance History II
Dance Analysis and Criticism
Historic Dance
Dance History
Dance Practice and Pedagogy
Dance Education I: Introduction to Dance Education
Music for Dancers
Dance Education II: Creative Dance
Dance Studio Operation
Teaching Methods of Ballet
Teaching Methods of Contemporary Dance
Production Design for Dance
Somatic Practices
The Dancer's Body
Laban Movement Analysis
Pilates I
Pilates II
Body Conditioning/Gyrokinesis Method
Inner Mastery Through Movement
Body Conditioning/Gyrokinesis Method II
The Articulate Body
Total Credit Hours12-24