BALLET

Ballet technique
Pointe
Men’s Ballet Technique
Pas De Deux
Variations
Character Dance

CONTEMPORARY

Contemporary and Modern Dance
Technique and Theory
Principles of Somatics
Laban Movement Analysis
Jazz Dance

ETHNIC DANCE STYLES

Chinese
Hungarian
Irish
Polynesian
Spanish
Ukranian
Classical Indian

BALLROOM DANCE

Social Dance
International
International Latin
Theory and Notation of Ballroom Dance, International
Theory and Notation of Ballroom Dance, International Latin
Preparation for Ballroom Dance Competitions

WORLD DANCE

Tap
Clogging
Country Western and Square Dance
World Dance Technique
Percussive Step Styles
Dance—A Reflection of Culture

PEDAGOGY COURSES

Methods of Teaching Ballet
Methods of Teaching Contemporary Dance
Methods of Teaching World Dance
Methods of Teaching Children’s Creative Dance
Methods of Teaching Social Dance

DANCE EDUCATION

Dance-specific courses:

  • Exploration of Teaching
  • Creative Dance for Elementary Education
  • Methods of Teaching Contemporary Dance
  • K–12 Curriculum Design
  • Dance Teaching Practicum
  • Secondary Student Teaching
  • Methods of Teaching Dance to Social Groups

Education-specific courses:

  • Instructional Technology in Teaching
  • Educating Students with Disabilities
  • Adolescent Development
  • Multicultural Education

CORE CLASSES & ELECTIVES

Music for Dancers
Orientation to Dance
Dance Accompaniment
Dance and Technology
Dance and Film
Conditioning and Injury Prevention for Dance
Academic Internship: Dance
Kinesiology and Related Sciences for Dancers
Dance Production
Ballet Choreography
Contemporary Choreography
Improvisation and Choreography
World Dance Choreography
Music Dance Theater Choreographic Styles
Ballroom Dance Choreography

CHOREOGRAPHY/COMPOSITION

Ballet Choreography
Contemporary Choreography
Improvisation and Choreography
World Dance Choreography
Music Dance Theater Choreographic Styles
Ballroom Dance Choreography

HISTORY

History of Music Dance Theater
Dance History to 1850
Dance History from 1850

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