DANCE - Dance

Offered By:
Faculty of Kinesiology, Sport, and Recreation

Below are the courses available from the DANCE subject code. Select a course to view the available classes, additional class notes, and class times

DANCE 200 - The Spectrum of Dance in Society View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 1-0-2)

The theory and practice of dance as a human physical activity. Focus will be on the aesthetic, expressive, rhythmical dimensions of movement in a culture's artistic and social life. The study will include movement content, techniques, improvisation, composition and performance in a variety of dance forms including modern/creative, social, jazz, and folk dance.


DANCE 340 - Modern Dance View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3L-0)

The study of creative dance techniques, improvisation, composition, and performance through theory and practical experience.


DANCE 345 - Modern Dance Techniques View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3L-0)

Development of personal movement skills in a variety of modern dance techniques combined with knowledge of movement and dance principles. Prerequisite: DAC 160 or 165, or DANCE 200 or 340, or equivalent, or consent of Faculty.


DANCE 431 - Study of Dance for Children View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 1-0-2)

Children's dance from the perspective of the child as creator, performer and spectator. Opportunities to observe, work with and instruct children in creative dance will be provided. Prerequisite: KIN 293 or 338 or consent of Faculty.


DANCE 446 - Modern Dance Composition View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Theory and practice of modern dance improvisation and composition, principles of form and design, individual and group choreography, evaluation. Prerequisite: One of DANCE 200, 340, 431, or consent of Faculty.


DANCE 499 - Directed Studies View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)

An individualized course designed to offer an in-depth study in a dance area not covered by regular courses. Prerequisite: Consent of Faculty.