Fall 2011 - Undergraduate Course Descriptions

Hanlon, Michele
Discipline and Number
DANC 2321 Section 001
TR Time 10:00 AM - 11:15 AM
Course Title
Stretch, Conditioning, Alignment

Description of Course:

Course Description
Stretch, Conditioning, Alignment is designed to enrich the student’s understanding of his/her own physical condition. The student will achieve a deeper level of physical preparation for the study of dance technique. The course will apply principles of dance conditioning and alignment including the development of abdominal strength, floor barre practices, flexibility and placement exercises and. selected exercises from yoga and Pilates. Students will address specific individual conditioning, flexibility, and alignment goals.

Required Texts:

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Course Requirements/Evaluation Criteria:

Students are required to dress appropriately in workout wear. Flexibility building is a goal, be sure that workout clothing will stretch. Pilates/exercise mats are recommended but not required.

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