Undergraduate Dance Courses

DANC 1211. Ballet 1. 2 Credit Hours (Lecture: 0 Hours, Lab: 2 Hours).

Introduction to the principles, techniques, and vocabulary of classical ballet. Students learn placement, flexibility, strength and coordination.

DANC 2221. Jazz 1. 2 Credit Hours (Lecture: 0 Hours, Lab: 2 Hours).

This course will develop and expand the technical skills needed for jazz dance. Students will learn basic skills and techniques, stretching, toning and choreography.

DANC 2311. Ballet 2. 3 Credit Hours (Lecture: 0 Hours, Lab: 3 Hours).

Expansion of the principles, techniques and vocabulary of classical ballet. Students continue to develop technique as they gain flexibility, strength and coordination. Prerequisite: DANC 1211.

DANC 3321. Jazz 2. 3 Credit Hours (Lecture: 0 Hours, Lab: 3 Hours).

A continuation of jazz dance skills learned at the beginner level with an increase in the level of difficulty. Focusing on an awareness of the broader theories of jazz dance. Attention is given to expanding the vocabulary and challenge technical abilities by creating designs in space through body positions and movements. Prerequisite: DANC 2221.