Freshman Seminar in Dance
Dance College of Fine Arts and Communications
Introduction to dance as both a discipline and a unique culture at Brigham Young University. Lectures, reading, discussions, viewings, and writing.
Fall and Winter
Grade Rule 8: A, B, C, D, E, I (Standard grade rule)
Critical Review and Observation
Students will be able to hone in on important information while also providing their own thoughtful reactions to what they have read.
Laban Movement Analysis Midterm
Students will understand principles, terminology, and execution of Laban Movement Analysis.
Dance Concert Analyses
Students will develop critical analysis skills.
Students will delve into a dance related topic of interest to them and develop group collaboration and presentation skills.
Dance Analysis Papers
Students will understand the common aspects of several forms of dance through analysis of how aesthetic principles and varied movement techniques are applied and emphasized within various dance genres.