Dance Curriculum

Lower Division, Freshman / Sophomore

The break down of courses throughout the upper divison for first and second year students in the dance major under the Dance division.
COURSE # COURSE NAME CREDITS
Freshman Year - First Semester (Fall)
DAA 1104 Modern Dance I 2
DAA 1204 Ballet I 2
DAA 2610 Dance Comp & Improv I 2
DAN 2630 Lit & Mat of Music I 3
    9
Freshman Year - Second Semester (Spring)
DAA 1105 Interm. Modern Dance 2
DAA 1205 Interm. Ballet 2
DAA 2611 Dance Comp & Improv II 2
DAN 2631 Lit & Mat of Music II 3
    9
Sophomore - First Semester (Fall)
DAA 2106 Modern Dance II 2
DAA 2206 Ballet II 2
DAN 2130 Dance History I 3
DAN 2430 Laban Movement Analysis I 3
    10
Sophomore - Second Semester (Spring)
DAA 2107 Adv. Modern Dance 2
DAA 2207 Adv. Ballet 2
DAN 2131 Dance History II 3
DAN 2431 Laban Movement Analysis II 3
    10
Total # of credits towards Lower Division Dance Curriculum: 38

Upper Division, Junior / Senior

The break down of courses throughout the upper divison for third and fourth year students in the dance major under the Dance division.
COURSE # COURSE NAME CREDITS
Junior Year - First Semester
DAA 3108 Interm. Modern 3-1 2
DAA 3208 Interm. Ballet 3-1 2
DAA 3614 Dance Composition III 2
DAN 3724 Anatomy for Dance (w/ Lab) 4
    10
Junior Year - Second Semester
DAA 3109 Interm. Modern 3-2 2
DAA 3209 Interm. Ballet 3-2 2
DAA 3615 Dance Composition IV 2
DAN 3714 Kinesiology/Injury Prevention 3
DAA 3656 Dance Repertory III 2
DAN 3725 Sculptural Anatomy Lab. 3
    14
Senior Year - First Semester
DAA 4110 Adv. Modern Dance 4-1 2
DAA 4210 Adv. Ballet Dance 4-1 2
DAN 3634 Lit & Materials of Music III 3
DAN 4503
Dance Production I (can be summer A)
2
DAE 4300 Dance Teaching Methods 3
    12
Senior Year - Second Semester
DAA 4111 Adv. Modern Dance 4-2 2
DAA 4211 Adv. Ballet 4-2 2
DAN 4635 Lit & Materials of Music IV 3
DAN 4515 Dance Production II 2
DAA 4657 Dance Repertory IV 2
DAE 4382 Practical Training 2
    13
11 Elective CreditsAre needed
DAA 4930 Dance Performance Techniques 3
DAA 3524 Tap Dance 2
DAN 3745 Pilates 2
DAA 4354 Spanish Dance 2
TPP 3281 Acting for Dance (taken fall junior year) 2
DAA 4930 Special Topics Var.
DAN 4905 Individual Study Var.
DAA 4930
 BFA Intensive (can be fall)
2
Total # of credits towards Upper Division Dance Curriculum: 60