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Ballet Beginning
BALLET BEGIN
CLASS CODE: DANCE 190 CREDITS:  1
DIVISION: PERFORMING AND VISUAL ARTS
DEPARTMENT: DANCE
GENERAL EDUCATION: This course does not fulfill a General Education requirement.

DESCRIPTION: This course provides introductory background knowledge and experience in ballet technique; including alignment, kinesthetic movement principles, terminology and ballet history.
TAUGHT: Winter, Summer, Fall
CONTENT AND TOPICS:
GOALS AND OBJECTIVES: 1.Discover kinesthetic awareness as relating to ballet technique and movement principles.
2.Learn a substantial body of vocabulary in classical ballet technique.
3. Increase technical ability through strength, flexibility and balance.
4.Develop an appreciation for dance as an art form and how it can influence society for the better.
REQUIREMENTS: Class attendance and participation is required. Practical and written evaluations and final exam.
PREREQUISITES:
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EFFECTIVE DATE: August 2001