DANC 3340: Dance History

Class Program
Credits 3
Course ID
008542
Grading Basis
Graded
Course Component
Lecture
Dance History will be a survey course in the history of dance, with an emphasis on dance as an art form in the western theatrical tradition, specifically Ballet, Modern, Post-Modern and Contemporary Dance. The course will examine major time periods and figures in the development of the art form. Dance will be considered as an expression of human culture and students will analyze key developments in dance as they relate to social, political and historical events.
Requisites
DANC 3340 Prerequisites: DANC 1340