Minor in Dance

Dance Minor — 18 units

A minimum of 6 upper-division units are required to complete the minor.

All coursework used to satisfy the requirements of the minor must be completed with a minimum grade point average of 2.0.

Core Courses (10 units)

DANC 170Integrated Dance Technique I3
Select One:3
Dance Composition: Choreography I
Issues in Dance Medicine I
Dance Pedagogy
DANC 311Alignment/Pilates Mat1
Select One:3
Dance Aesthetics: Cultural/Historical Perspectives
Historical Survey of Dance in the Western World
Ethnography of Dance

Electives (8 units)

Choose from the following. A maximum of 4 units per dance technique class may be repeated in this section. Units from core courses not already used to fulfill core requirements in any of the areas listed above may be taken as electives:

DANC 160African-Haitian Dance I1
DANC 163Ballet I1
DANC 173Modern Dance I1
DANC 176Jazz Dance I1
DANC 207Dance in Cultural Context1
DANC 208Cultural History of Dance3
DANC 236Folklore of Dance: African-Haitian2
DANC 263Ballet II2
DANC 275Modern Dance II2
DANC 276Jazz Dance II2
DANC 301GWDance Research Methods and Theory3
DANC 304Issues in Dance Medicine I3
DANC 311Alignment/Pilates Mat1
DANC 312Alignment Study/Pilates Mat II-III1
DANC 363Ballet III2
DANC 374Modern Dance III2
DANC 376Jazz Dance III2
DANC 399University Dance Theatre (4 units total)2
DANC 400Workshop in Contemporary Dance1
DANC 401Ballet Pointe and Partnering1
DANC 416Advanced Contemporary Dance Repertory and Skills1
DANC 434Dance Composition: Choreography II3
DANC 461Advanced Choreography and Production3
DANC 463Performance in Dance Production1
DANC 465Ballet IV2
DANC 474Modern Dance IV2
DANC 476Jazz Dance IV2
DANC 490Dance Theatre Workshop1-3
DANC 657Ethnography of Dance3
DANC 685Projects in the Teaching of Dance1-3
DANC 699Independent Study1-3