Kinesiology for Dancers

Kinesiology for Dancers
Study and analysis of the neuromusculoskeletal system in practical application to dance for more efficient use of the body and reduction of injuries.
 Hours4.0 Credit, 4.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesDANCE 230 & PDBIO 220
 TaughtWinter, Spring odd years
 ProgramsContaining DANCE 342
Course Outcomes: 

Skeletal alignment and function

Recognize and articulate correct skeletal alignment and function.

Imagery, Proprioception and Arthrokinematics

Articulate and embody skills incorporating imagery, proprioception and arthrokinematics.

Personal movement efficiency

Improve personal postural and movement efficiency.

Differences in body structure and function

Differentiate variations in body structure and function and identify strategies for working with differences and variations.