|Dance Technique IB|
|DANCE TECH 1B|
|CLASS CODE:||DANCE 240B||CREDITS: 2|
|DIVISION:||PERFORMING AND VISUAL ARTS|
|GENERAL EDUCATION:||This course does not fulfill a General Education requirement.|
|DESCRIPTION:||This course explores modern dance from a kinesthetic approach of simple and complex movement patterns and rhythms. Class material includes Improvisation, choreography, conditioning of the body, and methods of dance/body therapy and modern dance history.|
|CONTENT AND TOPICS:|
|GOALS AND OBJECTIVES:||1.Develop an understanding and the application of kinesthetic awareness.
2.Increase thechnical ability through an understanding of body mechanics.
3.Incorporate conditioning as a tool for enhancing dance technique.
4.Discover a joy for movement and how dance can positively influence your individual lives.
|REQUIREMENTS:||Class attendance and participation is required. Practical and written evaluations and final exam.|
|PREREQUISITES:||Dance 140 or consent of instructor.|
|EFFECTIVE DATE:||January 1997|