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Majors and More

Theatre and Dance

Bachelor of Arts in Dance

Bachelor of Arts in Dance 

General Education Courses

  Semester hours
ACAD 101 Principles of the Learning Academy

1

Critical Skills  

18-21

Writing and Critical Thinking    
WRIT 101 & CRTW 201 Composition; Critical Reading, Thinking & Writing

6

Quantitative Skills See approved list

3

Logic/Language/Semiotics    
MATH, CSCI, Foreign Language,
    PHIL 220 or SPCH 201
 

6

Technology See approved list. If a CSCI course that is approved  
  under both Logic/Language/Semiotics & Technology is  
  taken, then it fulfills this requirement with 0 hours.

0-3

Oral Communication  

 

THRA 120 Acting I

3

Skills for a Common Experience and Thinking Across Disciplines

6

HMXP 102 The Human Experience

3

Global Perspectives See approved list.

3

Historical Perspectives Met in major with DANT 385

0

Developing Critical Skills and Applying them to Disciplines 

16

Social Science 3 hours met with Constitution requirement. See approved list.

3

Humanities and Arts 3 hours met in major with DANT 201 and 3 hours met with THRA 120 0
  See approved list. Must have one additional course not DANA or DANT. 3
Natural Science See approved list. Must include one lab science.

7

Intensive Writing Met in major with DANT 386

0

Constitution Requirement    
ECON 103 or PLSC 201 Intro to Political Economy or American Govt

3

Dance Major Courses (C or better in each course required)

45

DANA 111 Modern Dance IA

1

DANA 112 Modern Dance IB

1

    DANA 185 Dance Technique Conditioning Lab (6 semesters)

0

DANA 211 Modern Dance IIA

1

DANA 212 Modern Dance II B

1

DANA 311 Modern Dance IIIA

1

DANA 312 Modern Dance IIIB

1

DANA 121 Ballet IA

1

DANA 122 Ballet IB

1

DANA 221 Ballet IIA

1

DANA 222 Ballet IIB

1

DANA 251 or 252 Jazz Technique I or II

1

DANA 258 World Dance Forms

1

DANA 442 Senior Thesis Showcase

1

DANA 443 and/or 444 Dance Prod: Practicum and/or Dance Perf: Practicum

3

DANT 110 Introduction to Dance

1

DANT 200 Improvisation

1

DANT 201 Choreography I

3

DANT 301 Choreography II

3

DANT 205 Music for Dance

3

DANT 372 Dance Kinesiology

3

DANT 385 Dance Hist: Primitive Cult through 19th Cent

3

DANT 386 Dance History: 1900 to Present

3

DANT 432 Careers and Current Trends in Dance

3

DCED 342 Dance Pedagogy: Modern, Jazz, Ballet

3

THRT 115 Introduction to Production

3

Minor and General Electives  

35-38

Total  

124

 

For additional degree requirements, please visit the Degree Requirements page.

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