A minor in dance is a secondary concentration of study designed for students who wish to take supplemental dance courses in dance technique, choreography, dance history and dance kinesiology. One technique class of modern, ballet or jazz per semester may be taken. Technique class may be taken with other supplemental classes such as choreography, dance history and kinesiology. Acceptance into the dance minor program is based on a dance audition scheduled with the dance faculty.
Students must pass a dance audition in ballet, modern and jazz.
Program Learning Outcomes
Dance proficiently in ballet, modern and jazz
Acquire a basic knowledge of dance history and the influence of landmark dance figures
Understand the foundational tools of choreography in the application of an original choreographic work