Dance Course Descriptions

These courses will fulfill the core curriculum option. However, they may not be used as one of six humanities areas.

DAN 101 TECHNIQUE AND SOURCES OF MODERN DANCE

Campus: St. Joseph's College,Brooklyn Campus St. Joseph's College, Long Island Campus

Students may select this course to fulfill the core curriculum option of one semester of dance within the humanities division. 3 hours a week, 1 semester, 3 credits.

DAN 103 DANCE THROUGH THE AGES

Campus: St. Joseph's College,Brooklyn Campus

An overview of the historical and social aspects of dance from primitive culture to the present day. Various forms of dance will be performed. In addition, the development of dance as an art form will be studied through dancing, literature, film and video. Students are also introduced to dance notation as a tool for understanding and writing about dance. Previous dance experience not required. 3 hours a week, 1 semester, 3 credits.  

DAN 201 TECHNIQUE AND SOURCES OF MODERN DANCE II

Campus: St. Joseph's College,Brooklyn Campus St. Joseph's College, Long Island Campus

A continuation of DAN 101 with an emphasis on choreography. Prerequisite: DAN 101. 3 hours a week, 1 semester, 3 credits

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