DANCE 340R

Contemporary Modern Dance, Technique and Theory 3

Dance College of Fine Arts and Communications

Course Description

Intermediate-advanced contemporary modern dance technique and theory.

When Taught

Fall, Winter, Spring

Grade Rule

Grade Rule 8: A, B, C, D, E, I (Standard grade rule)

Min

1.5

Fixed

2.5

Fixed

0

Other Prerequisites

Dance 243R or equivalent; by audition.

Title

Dance Performance Artistry

Learning Outcome

Demonstrate increased dance performance artistry in: sequence mastery musicality expressivity personal interpretation nuance ensemble

Title

Intermediate/Advanced Modern Dance Technical Proficiency

Learning Outcome

Demonstrate intermediate/advanced Modern dance technical proficiency in   whole body connectivity strength & flexibility breath initiation and support consistent core support            functional alignment balance & coordination           groundedness and weight sensing shape clarity, spatial accuracy and range focus rhythmic accuracy articulation dynamic contrast complex movement skills

Title

Technical and Performance Skill Analysis

Learning Outcome

Describe, assess and write about demonstrated achievement of technical and performance skill

Title

Applying Feedback

Learning Outcome

Show sustained application of feedback from assessments

Title

Contemporary/Modern Dance as an Art Form

Learning Outcome

Articulate understanding of Contemporary/Modern dance as an art form

Title

Dance and Gospel Principles

Learning Outcome

Articulate dance connections to gospel principles mind, body and spirit

Title

Technical and Performance Skill Analysis

Learning Outcome

Describe, assess and write about demonstrated achievement of technical and performance skill

Title

Contemporary/Modern Dance as an Art Form

Learning Outcome

Articulate understanding of Contemporary/Modern dance as an art form

Title

Dance and Gospel Principles

Learning Outcome

Articulate dance connections to gospel principles mind, body and spirit

Title

Applying Feedback

Learning Outcome

Show sustained application of feedback from assessments

Title

Intermediate/Advanced Contemporary Dance Technical Proficiency

Learning Outcome

Demonstrate intermediate/advanced Contemporary dance technical proficiency in   whole body connectivity strength & flexibility breath initiation and support consistent core support            functional alignment balance & coordination           groundedness and weight sensing shape clarity, spatial accuracy and range focus rhythmic accuracy articulation dynamic contrast complex movement skills