|Dance Technique II A|
|DANCE TECH IIA|
|CLASS CODE:||DANCE 241A||CREDITS: 2|
|DIVISION:||PERFORMING AND VISUAL ARTS|
|GENERAL EDUCATION:||This course does not fulfill a General Education requirement.|
|DESCRIPTION:||Fundamental dance techniques in ballet and modern emphasizing development in movement awareness including, space, time and energy elements.|
|CONTENT AND TOPICS:|
|GOALS AND OBJECTIVES:||1.Understand the relationship between dance and the gospel and our stewardship as dancers in the Lord's kingdom.
2. Develop flexibility, strength, endurance, balance, coordination, phrasing and dance performance skills.
3.Develop a kinesthetic awareness of body alignment.
4.Demonstrate a knowledge of and control over the elements of dance (time, space and energy).
5.Acquire fundamental techniques in improvisation and composition.
6.Develop a keen awareness and appreciation for dance as an art form.
7.Become knowledgeable of basic modern dance history.
|REQUIREMENTS:||Class attendance and participation is required. Practical and written evaluations and final exam.|
|PREREQUISITES:||DA 140, 240A and B or consent of instructor.|
|EFFECTIVE DATE:||August 1993|