DAN 105: Beginning Jazz Dance I

In this course, students are introduced to basic jazz dance exercises and steps. Students learn dance steps such as plie, tendus, kick ball change, chene, chasse, forward triplet, back triplet, grand jete, jazz glissade and jazz split. The origin of jazz, its foundation in ballet and the genre's cultural influences will be introduced and discussed. At the end of the semester, students perform in a dance recital. This course may be completed for credit up to a maximum of two times.

Level I Prereq: No Basic Skills

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Summer 2020 Fall 2020 Winter 2021 Summer 2021
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Description Hours
Credits 1
Lecture Hours 0
Clinical Hours 0
Lab Hours 0
Other Hours 30
Total Hours 30

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