Sep 17, 2019  
2019-2020 Academic Catalog 
    
2019-2020 Academic Catalog

DAN* E125 - Dance as Cultural Expression (Spring only) (3 credits)


Code(s): AESX, CRTY, FINA
 
This course is cross-listed as THR* E126  

This course is an introduction to the basic principles and techniques of modern dance and its relationship to human culture. Class work will introduce students to technical concepts involved in training the body in order to be an articulate expressive instrument. The course will cover the basic elements of dance including stretch, strength, coordination, building confidence, body awareness, cardiovascular, and dance vocabulary. The course will explore basic elements of composition and improvisation. We will focus on creating group presentations as a path to understanding dance as a form of cultural expression throughout history. Course Outline: DAN 125 / THR 125