Minor in Dance
The minor in dance is designed to offer the student a wide range of experiences that include technical training in multiple dance forms, a broad understanding of dance throughout history and in contemporary contexts, critical analysis of the art of dance, and participation in creating dances through performance, choreography, and theatrical production or design.
Dance minors engage in coursework that provides fundamental body knowledge, historical and cultural perspectives, critical discourse, creative inquiry, and technical and artistic development within the discipline.
Requirements for the Minor in Dance
The minor requires successful completion of the following:
|Select two of the following:||8|
|Experiencing Dance History and Culture|
|Dance Science and Somatics|
|Select one of the following:||4|
|Elements of Production|
or THTR 114
|Elements of Design|
|Select three of the following technique courses: 1||6|
|Beginning Dance Techniques|
|Select one additional DANC course||2-4|
|Total Semester Hours||20-22|