Bachelor of Arts in Dance - Quantitative Reasoning Category I/II and Stretch English

120 Total Units Required
Minimum Number of Units in the Major: 45

This roadmap is a suggested plan of study and does not replace meeting with an advisor. Please note that students may need to adjust the actual sequence of courses based on course availability. Please consult an advisor in your major program for further guidance.

Plan of Study Grid
First SemesterUnits
ENG 104 Writing the First Year: Finding Your Voice Stretch I 1 3
GE Area A 2 3
GE Area C 3
GE Area D - Take Two 6
 Units15
Second Semester
DANC 170 Integrated Dance Technique I (Major Core) 3
ENG 105 Writing the First Year: Finding Your Voice Stretch II (A2) 1 3
GE Area A 3
GE Area B: Quantitative Reasoning (B4) 3 3
GE Area D 3
 Units15
Third Semester
BIOL 100 Human Biology (Hidden Prerequisite, B2, SJ) 3
MUS 120 Basic Music I (Major Core, C1) 4 3
Dance Technique (12 Units Total) – See List 5 3
GE Area C 3
GE Area E 3
 Units15
Fourth Semester
DANC 232 Dance Composition: Choreography I (Major Core) 3
TH A 205 Introduction to Technical Theatre and Design (Hidden Prerequisite) 2
Dance Technique (12 Units Total) 5 3
GE Area B: Physical Science (B1) and Laboratory Science (B3) 6 3-4
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective 7 3
 Units14-15
Fifth Semester
DANC 300GW Dance Organizational Strategies and Field Topics - GWAR 3
DANC 304 Issues in Dance Medicine I (Major Core) 3
DANC 311 Alignment/Pilates Mat (Major Core) 1
TH A 213 Lighting and Sound Laboratory 2
Dance Technique (12 Units Total) 5 4
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective 6 3
 Units16
Sixth Semester
Aesthetics and History - Select One (Major Core): 3
Dance Aesthetics: Cultural/Historical Perspectives (UD-C, GP)  
Historical Survey of Dance in the Western World (UD-C)  
Dance Technique (12 Units Total) 5 3
Emphasis Electives (13 Units Total) –  Take Two 8 6
GE Area UD-B: Upper-Division Physical and/or Life Sciences (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
 Units15
Seventh Semester
Emphasis Electives (13 Units Total) – Take Three 8 9
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective – Take Two 7 6
 Units15
Eighth Semester
Emphasis Electives (13 Units Total) – Take as Many as Needed to Reach 13 Units 8 4
GE Area UD-D: Upper-Division Social Sciences (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective - Take Two or Three 7 8
 Units15
 Total Units120-121