Dance B.A.

All students must meet the University Requirements.

All students must meet the College Requirements.

Major Requirements

33 credits, including:

Core Dance Courses (12 total credits):
DNCE 050Dance History & Legends3
DNCE 060Movement & Improvisation3
DNCE 160Dance Composition3
DNCE 254Theories of Performance3
Capstone Seminar (3 credits from the following):3
Choreography Workshop
Advanced Studies in Dance
Contemporary Dance (choose 2 from the following): 6
Contemporary: Foundations
Contemporary: Intermediate
Contemporary: Advanced
Studio Practice Electives (3 credits from the following):3
Musical Theatre Dance
Ballet: Intermediate
Contact Improvisation
Supplemental Studio Practice
Advanced Improvisation
Production Electives (3 credits from the following):3
Dance Production Practicum
Fundamentals of Design
Stagecraft: Lighting
Stagecraft: Scenery
Stagecraft: Costumes
Theatre Practicum
Performance/Pedagogy Electives (3 credits from the following):3
Dance Repertory
Dance Performance Practicum
Site Performance Practicum
Teaching Assistantship
Acting I: Intro to Acting
Improvisation Workshop
Theatre Practicum (must be performance related)
Performance & Culture Elective (3 credits from the following):3
D2:Intro to World Dance Cult
D2:Asian Performance Tradition
D2: African Forms
D2: Brazilian Dance
Environment & Performance
D1:Jazz in American Dance
D2: Sex, Gender & Performance
Activism & Performance
Performance and Society
D1:Diversity:Cont US Theatre