Appropriate for First Year students.

TimeDaysLocationInstructorGERCreditOPUS Class NumberSyllabus (Tentative)
10:40am-11:30am
MWF
Woodruff PE Center- Dance Stud
Leo, Anna. PED. 11506 TBA.

January 18, 2012- May 01, 2012

Catalog Description: This course is designed for students with no or minimal dance experience. It introduces dance technique and contemporary modern dance vocabulary. Emphasis will be placed on dynamic alignment, sensing and activating weight, developing coordination, and discovering body connections. Movement explorations take place on the floor, standing, and in sequences locomoting through space. Creative expression and musicality are integrated into class content. May be taken up to three times for credit. Students are required to take this course three times before progressing to the next level and should secure the permission of the instructor before doing so.

Semester Details: Evaluation procedures announced in class.

Required Textbooks, Articles, and Resources

  1. Dance clothing required for this course; instructor will announce requirements in class..

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