Fall 2015 - Undergraduate Course Descriptions

Saba, Monica "Micki"
Discipline and Number
DANC 1310 Section 0H1
M Time 2:30 PM - 3:45 PM
Course Title
Understanding Dance - Hybrid

Description of Course:

Understanding Dance offers the student an opportunity to develop an awareness and appreciation of dance in its cultural, social, and artistic contexts through explorations in dance aesthetics, history, and the creative process. Students will study dance through lecture, viewing and critiquing of live and video dance performances, readings, participatory study of selected dance genres, exposure to the art of theatrical production, and exploration of the creative process. This class will view dance, talk about dance, and explore dance as a living embodiment of our culture and ourselves.

Required Texts:

Learning About Dance (sixth edition)
Nora Ambrosio
Kendall Hunt publishing company

Course Requirements/Evaluation Criteria:


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