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2019-2020 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog 
2019-2020 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Dance, B.A.

(120 units)

The Bachelor of Arts in Dance provides students with a balanced course of study that helps to prepare them for careers as performers, educators, arts administrators, health and fitness specialists, and/or graduate study in dance.

Student Learning Outcomes

  1. Majors will develop competency in modern dance and ballet, enabling them to pursue careers in education, health and fitness, professional arenas, or to further their academic dance pursuits.
  2. Majors will gain an overview of the historical, cultural, and scientific dimensions of dance.
  3. Majors will explore the fundamental skills and techniques necessary for the public performance of dance.
  4. Majors will have practical experience in the production and technological aspects of dance.
  5. Majors will be able to demonstrate an understanding of the craft and aesthetic qualities of dance orally, practically, and in writing.


Composition (5 units):

Performance/Crew (4 units):

Technique (22 units):

Take nine units from the following courses:

Take nine units from the following courses:

Take two units from the following courses:

General Education (3 units):

Take the following course: