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Theater and Dance Module (Sample Coursework)

Theater and Dance Department

Fall Semester

DANC 162. CREATIVE MODERN DANCE I
4 hours credit
Introduction to beginning modern dance as a creative art form. Focuses on a biomechanical approach to movement and basic principles and techniques derived from the American founders of modern dance. Three hours per week with enhancement.

Spring Semester

DANC 168. JAZZ DANCE
4 hours credit
Introduction to beginning jazz dance as a performance style. Focuses on placement and isolations and rhythms derived from African-American vernacular dance.

THEA 490. SEMINAR IN THEATRE: AMERICAN THEATRE IN THE 20TH CENTURY
4 hours credit
Examines contemporary trends in American theatre through dramatic literature, performance and design.