Dance
 

Contemporary Modern Dance Technique and Theory 4

Contemporary Modern Dance Technique and Theory 4
Advanced technique in contemporary modern dance.
DANCE
440R
 Hours2.5 Credit, 0.0 Lecture, 7.5 Lab
 PrerequisitesDance 340R or equivalent; by audition.
 TaughtFall, Winter
 ProgramsContaining DANCE 440R
Course Outcomes: 

Advanced Technique

Students will demonstrate advanced technique proficiency in

  • strength
  • flexibility
  • connectivity
  • complex sequence mastery movement problems

Performance Awareness and Control

Students will demonstrate performance awareness and control over movement in

  • nuance
  • dynamic
  • musicality
  • freedom from tension
  • shaping
  • initiation
  • breath quality
  • phrasing and composition

Skill and Performance Assessment and Writing

3. Students will describe, assess and write about achievement of technical skills and performing skills

Gospel Principles and the Human Body

4. Students will articulate appreciation for the divine nature of the human body as it relates to gospel principles as well as the relationship between mind/body/spirit.

Dance Appreciation

5. Students will articulate appreciation for dance as an art form