Courses Offered

DANC 100 DANCE APPRECIATION (3)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 48 lecture hours/semester. Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL 846 or ESOL 400, or equivalent.

Designed to give the student an overview of dance history. Beginning with classical era folk and ethnic dance, this course will survey the development of Modern, Ballet, Jazz and other dance forms. Focusing largely on the 20th Century, students will read, write and watch videos to form an overview of the history of dance and the historical events that influenced the major choreographers of the 20th Century. Transfer credit: UC; CSU (C1).

DANC 100 DANCE APPRECIATION (3)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 48 lecture hours/semester. Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL 846 or ESOL 400, or equivalent.

Designed to give the student an overview of dance history. Beginning with classical era folk and ethnic dance, this course will survey the development of Modern, Ballet, Jazz and other dance forms. Focusing largely on the 20th Century, students will read, write and watch videos to form an overview of the history of dance and the historical events that influenced the major choreographers of the 20th Century. Transfer credit: UC; CSU (C1).

DANC 105 (C) DANCE AND WELLNESS (.5 or 1)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

One and one half or three class hours per week.

This course is designed to introduce students with physical limitations due to injury, illness or physical disability to the fundamentals of dance. Course emphasis is tailored to the development of individuals' creative potential. Students will compose final group projects. Opportunities may include participation in dances choreographed by the instructor. May be repeated for credit a maximum of three times. Transfer credit: UC; CSU (E2).

DANC 105 (C) DANCE AND WELLNESS (.5 or 1)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

One and one half or three class hours per week.

This course is designed to introduce students with physical limitations due to injury, illness or physical disability to the fundamentals of dance. Course emphasis is tailored to the development of individuals' creative potential. Students will compose final group projects. Opportunities may include participation in dances choreographed by the instructor. May be repeated for credit a maximum of three times. Transfer credit: UC; CSU (E2).

DANC 121.1 MODERN DANCE I (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

Beginning level instruction in the Contemporary Modern Dance style, including warm-up and floor movement with an emphasis on proper techniques, creativity, style and self expression. Students will learn short dance phrases and will be expected to choreograph and perform a modern dance by the end of the semester. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 121.1 MODERN DANCE I (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

Beginning level instruction in the Contemporary Modern Dance style, including warm-up and floor movement with an emphasis on proper techniques, creativity, style and self expression. Students will learn short dance phrases and will be expected to choreograph and perform a modern dance by the end of the semester. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 121.2 MODERN DANCE II (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

Intermediate level instruction in the Contemporary Modern Dance style, including warm-up and floor movement with an emphasis on proper techniques, creativity, style and self expression. Students will learn short dance phrases and will be expected to choreograph and perform a modern dance by the end of the semester. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 121.2 MODERN DANCE II (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

Intermediate level instruction in the Contemporary Modern Dance style, including warm-up and floor movement with an emphasis on proper techniques, creativity, style and self expression. Students will learn short dance phrases and will be expected to choreograph and perform a modern dance by the end of the semester. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 121.3 MODERN DANCE III (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

Advanced intermediate level instruction in the Contemporary Modern Dance style, including warm-up and floor movement with an emphasis on proper techniques, creativity, style and self expression. Students will learn short dance phrases and will be expected to choreograph and perform a modern dance by the end of the semester. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 121.3 MODERN DANCE III (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

Advanced intermediate level instruction in the Contemporary Modern Dance style, including warm-up and floor movement with an emphasis on proper techniques, creativity, style and self expression. Students will learn short dance phrases and will be expected to choreograph and perform a modern dance by the end of the semester. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 125.1 SALSA I (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

Beginning techniques of partner salsa dancing. Proper body placement, lead and follow techniques, and stylization applied to dance patterns. Shine steps are covered. Dance etiquette and rhythm of salsa music covered. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 125.1 SALSA I (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

Beginning techniques of partner salsa dancing. Proper body placement, lead and follow techniques, and stylization applied to dance patterns. Shine steps are covered. Dance etiquette and rhythm of salsa music covered. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 125.2 SALSA II (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

Continuation of DANC 125.1. A thorough review of Salsa I is provided. Intermediate salsa patterns including more complex turns, patterns, and shines are introduced. Greater emphasis on the development of dance stylization, timing, and safety. Student choreography and presentation is encouraged. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 125.2 SALSA II (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

Continuation of DANC 125.1. A thorough review of Salsa I is provided. Intermediate salsa patterns including more complex turns, patterns, and shines are introduced. Greater emphasis on the development of dance stylization, timing, and safety. Student choreography and presentation is encouraged. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 125.3 SALSA III (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

Continuation of DANC 125.2. Includes a quick review of DANC 125.1 and a thorough review of DANC 125.2. More complex patterns are demonstrated and practiced, with emphasis on dance pattern design at the Intermediate/Advanced level. Student choreography and "learning by teaching" is required. Includes emphasis on partner dancing safety and core body awareness, and improving balance, strength, and flexibility in preparation for advanced patterns and stage performance. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 125.3 SALSA III (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

Continuation of DANC 125.2. Includes a quick review of DANC 125.1 and a thorough review of DANC 125.2. More complex patterns are demonstrated and practiced, with emphasis on dance pattern design at the Intermediate/Advanced level. Student choreography and "learning by teaching" is required. Includes emphasis on partner dancing safety and core body awareness, and improving balance, strength, and flexibility in preparation for advanced patterns and stage performance. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 125.4 SALSA IV (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

Continuation of DANC 125.3. Designed for the advanced student who has already demonstrated Intermediate/Advanced ability in lead/follow technique, dance pattern complexity, and proper timing. Longer and more difficult dance combinations are covered without introduction or emphasis of the basics. Choreography of intermediate/advanced shines and partner patterns required. Student learning by teaching required. Performance required. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 125.4 SALSA IV (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

Continuation of DANC 125.3. Designed for the advanced student who has already demonstrated Intermediate/Advanced ability in lead/follow technique, dance pattern complexity, and proper timing. Longer and more difficult dance combinations are covered without introduction or emphasis of the basics. Choreography of intermediate/advanced shines and partner patterns required. Student learning by teaching required. Performance required. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 130.1 JAZZ DANCE I (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

This course covers various movement forms with an emphasis on rhythm, style and proper techniques. Students will learn a variety of jazz phrases and will be expected to choreograph and perform a jazz dance at the introductory level by the end of the semester. Transfer credit: UC;CSU (E2).

DANC 130.1 JAZZ DANCE I (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

This course covers various movement forms with an emphasis on rhythm, style and proper techniques. Students will learn a variety of jazz phrases and will be expected to choreograph and perform a jazz dance at the introductory level by the end of the semester. Transfer credit: UC;CSU (E2).

DANC 130.2 JAZZ DANCE II (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

This course covers various movement forms with an emphasis on rhythm, style and proper techniques. Students will learn a variety of jazz phrases and will be expected to choreograph and perform a jazz dance at the intermediate level by the end of the semester. Transfer credit: UC;CSU (E2).

DANC 130.2 JAZZ DANCE II (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

This course covers various movement forms with an emphasis on rhythm, style and proper techniques. Students will learn a variety of jazz phrases and will be expected to choreograph and perform a jazz dance at the intermediate level by the end of the semester. Transfer credit: UC;CSU (E2).

DANC 130.3 JAZZ DANCE III (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

This course covers various movement forms with an emphasis on rhythm, style and proper techniques. Students will learn a variety of jazz phrases and will be expected to choreograph and perform a jazz dance at the advanced intermediate level by the end of the semester. Transfer credit: UC; CSU (E2).

DANC 130.3 JAZZ DANCE III (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

This course covers various movement forms with an emphasis on rhythm, style and proper techniques. Students will learn a variety of jazz phrases and will be expected to choreograph and perform a jazz dance at the advanced intermediate level by the end of the semester. Transfer credit: UC; CSU (E2).

DANCE 130.4 JAZZ DANCE IV (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

This course covers various movement forms with an emphasis on rhythm, style and proper techniques. Students will learn a variety of jazz phrases and will be expected to choreograph and perform a jazz dance at the advanced level by the end of the semester. Transfer credit: UC;CSU (E2).

DANCE 130.4 JAZZ DANCE IV (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

This course covers various movement forms with an emphasis on rhythm, style and proper techniques. Students will learn a variety of jazz phrases and will be expected to choreograph and perform a jazz dance at the advanced level by the end of the semester. Transfer credit: UC;CSU (E2).

DANC 140.1 BALLET I (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

Beginning barre, floor technique and movement fundamentals with emphasis on body control, form and special patterns. Students will learn a variety of dance phrases and will be expected to perform a ballet dance at the end of the semester. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 140.1 BALLET I (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

Beginning barre, floor technique and movement fundamentals with emphasis on body control, form and special patterns. Students will learn a variety of dance phrases and will be expected to perform a ballet dance at the end of the semester. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 140.2 BALLET II (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

Intermediate barre, floor technique and movement fundamentals with emphasis on body control, form and special patterns. Students will learn a variety of dance phrases and will be expected to perform a ballet dance at the end of the semester. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 140.2 BALLET II (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

Intermediate barre, floor technique and movement fundamentals with emphasis on body control, form and special patterns. Students will learn a variety of dance phrases and will be expected to perform a ballet dance at the end of the semester. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 140.3 BALLET III (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

Advanced intermediate barre, floor technique and movement fundamentals with emphasis on body control, form and special patterns. Students will learn a variety of dance phrases and will be expected to perform a ballet dance at the end of the semester. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 140.3 BALLET III (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

Advanced intermediate barre, floor technique and movement fundamentals with emphasis on body control, form and special patterns. Students will learn a variety of dance phrases and will be expected to perform a ballet dance at the end of the semester. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 140.4 BALLET IV (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

Advanced barre, floor technique and movement fundamentals with emphasis on body control, form and special patterns. Students will learn a variety of dance phrases and will be expected to perform a ballet dance at the end of the semester. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 140.4 BALLET IV (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

Advanced barre, floor technique and movement fundamentals with emphasis on body control, form and special patterns. Students will learn a variety of dance phrases and will be expected to perform a ballet dance at the end of the semester. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 151.1 SOCIAL DANCE I (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

This is an introductory Social Dance course geared to beginners and taught with an emphasis on the social aspects of dance. The basics of several dance styles are taught, with attention paid to footwork, posture, and the arts of leading, following, and co-creating a dance. Each semester dances are selected from the following list: East Coast Swing, Slow Waltz, Cha cha, Night Club Two- Step, Tango, Foxtrot, Rumba, Merengue and Salsa. Partners are not required; no prior experience needed. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 151.1 SOCIAL DANCE I (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

This is an introductory Social Dance course geared to beginners and taught with an emphasis on the social aspects of dance. The basics of several dance styles are taught, with attention paid to footwork, posture, and the arts of leading, following, and co-creating a dance. Each semester dances are selected from the following list: East Coast Swing, Slow Waltz, Cha cha, Night Club Two- Step, Tango, Foxtrot, Rumba, Merengue and Salsa. Partners are not required; no prior experience needed. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 151.2 SOCIAL DANCE II (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

This Social Dance course is taught with an emphasis on the social aspects of dance. The basics of several dance styles are emphasized, with attention paid to footwork, posture, and the arts of leading, following, and co-creating a dance. Each semester dances are selected from the following list: East Coast Swing, Slow Waltz, Cha cha, Night Club Two- Step, Tango, Foxtrot, Rumba, Merengue and Salsa. Partners are not required; no prior experience needed. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 151.2 SOCIAL DANCE II (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

This Social Dance course is taught with an emphasis on the social aspects of dance. The basics of several dance styles are emphasized, with attention paid to footwork, posture, and the arts of leading, following, and co-creating a dance. Each semester dances are selected from the following list: East Coast Swing, Slow Waltz, Cha cha, Night Club Two- Step, Tango, Foxtrot, Rumba, Merengue and Salsa. Partners are not required; no prior experience needed. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 151.3 SOCIAL DANCE III (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

This Social Dance course is taught with an emphasis on the social aspects of dance. The basics of several dance styles are emphasized, with attention paid to footwork, posture, and the arts of leading, following, and co-creating a dance. Each semester dances are selected from the following list: East Coast Swing, Slow Waltz, Cha cha, Night Club Two- Step, Tango, Foxtrot, Rumba, Merengue and Salsa. Partners are not required; no prior experience needed. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 151.3 SOCIAL DANCE III (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

This Social Dance course is taught with an emphasis on the social aspects of dance. The basics of several dance styles are emphasized, with attention paid to footwork, posture, and the arts of leading, following, and co-creating a dance. Each semester dances are selected from the following list: East Coast Swing, Slow Waltz, Cha cha, Night Club Two- Step, Tango, Foxtrot, Rumba, Merengue and Salsa. Partners are not required; no prior experience needed. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 151.4 SOCIAL DANCE IV (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

This Social Dance course is taught with an emphasis on the social aspects of dance. The basics of several dance styles are emphasized, with attention paid to footwork, posture, and the arts of leading, following, and co-creating a dance. Each semester dances are selected from the following list: East Coast Swing, Slow Waltz, Cha cha, Night Club Two- Step, Tango, Foxtrot, Rumba, Merengue and Salsa. Partners are not required. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 151.4 SOCIAL DANCE IV (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

This Social Dance course is taught with an emphasis on the social aspects of dance. The basics of several dance styles are emphasized, with attention paid to footwork, posture, and the arts of leading, following, and co-creating a dance. Each semester dances are selected from the following list: East Coast Swing, Slow Waltz, Cha cha, Night Club Two- Step, Tango, Foxtrot, Rumba, Merengue and Salsa. Partners are not required. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 152 CUBAN ROOTS OF SALSA (.5 or 1)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade. )

A minimum of 24 or 48 class hours.

Introduction to the fundamentals of Cuban popular dances, including Danzon, Son, Cha Cha Cha, Son Montuno, and Salsa Cubana. With African and European influences, these dances are the conscience of modern day Salsa. Because of these roots, students will develop an authentic base that will serve as a foundation for all Latin social dances. May be repeated for credit a maximum of three times. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 152 CUBAN ROOTS OF SALSA (.5 or 1)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade. )

A minimum of 24 or 48 class hours.

Introduction to the fundamentals of Cuban popular dances, including Danzon, Son, Cha Cha Cha, Son Montuno, and Salsa Cubana. With African and European influences, these dances are the conscience of modern day Salsa. Because of these roots, students will develop an authentic base that will serve as a foundation for all Latin social dances. May be repeated for credit a maximum of three times. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 152.1 CUBAN ROOTS OF SALSA I (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

A beginning level course designed to teach the fundamentals of Cuban popular dances, including Danzon, Son, Cha cha cha, Son Montuno, and Salsa Cubana. With African and European influences, these dances are the conscience of modern day Salsa. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 152.1 CUBAN ROOTS OF SALSA I (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

A beginning level course designed to teach the fundamentals of Cuban popular dances, including Danzon, Son, Cha cha cha, Son Montuno, and Salsa Cubana. With African and European influences, these dances are the conscience of modern day Salsa. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 152.2 CUBAN ROOTS OF SALSA II (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

An intermediate level course designed to teach the fundamentals of Cuban popular dances, including Danzon, Son, Cha cha cha, Son Montuno, and Salsa Cubana. With African and European influences, these dances are the conscience of modern day Salsa. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 152.2 CUBAN ROOTS OF SALSA II (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

An intermediate level course designed to teach the fundamentals of Cuban popular dances, including Danzon, Son, Cha cha cha, Son Montuno, and Salsa Cubana. With African and European influences, these dances are the conscience of modern day Salsa. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 152.3 CUBAN ROOTS OF SALSA III (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

An advanced intermediate level course designed to teach the fundamentals of Cuban popular dances, including Danzon, Son, Cha cha cha, Son Montuno, and Salsa Cubana. With African and European influences, these dances are the conscience of modern day Salsa. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 152.3 CUBAN ROOTS OF SALSA III (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

An advanced intermediate level course designed to teach the fundamentals of Cuban popular dances, including Danzon, Son, Cha cha cha, Son Montuno, and Salsa Cubana. With African and European influences, these dances are the conscience of modern day Salsa. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 152.4 CUBAN ROOTS OF SALSA IV (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

An advanced level course designed to teach the fundamentals of Cuban popular dances, including Danzon, Son, Cha cha cha, Son Montuno, and Salsa Cubana. With African and European influences, these dances are the conscience of modern day Salsa. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 152.4 CUBAN ROOTS OF SALSA IV (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

An advanced level course designed to teach the fundamentals of Cuban popular dances, including Danzon, Son, Cha cha cha, Son Montuno, and Salsa Cubana. With African and European influences, these dances are the conscience of modern day Salsa. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 161 TANGO ARGENTINO (.5 or 1)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24 or 48 lab hours/semester.

Designed to introduce students to the essence of Argentine tango (the dance of love) as well as basic improvisational skills. Viewing tango as a language, students will develop musicality and focus on the connection between partners in order to dance confidently in social settings around the world. Transfer credit: UC; CSU (E2).

DANC 161 TANGO ARGENTINO (.5 or 1)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24 or 48 lab hours/semester.

Designed to introduce students to the essence of Argentine tango (the dance of love) as well as basic improvisational skills. Viewing tango as a language, students will develop musicality and focus on the connection between partners in order to dance confidently in social settings around the world. Transfer credit: UC; CSU (E2).

DANC 162 TANGO MILONGA (.5 or 1)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24 or 48 lab hours/semester. Recommended: DANC 161 or equivalent.

Students will learn more advanced steps which are recognizable from professional tango productions. Tango students will be introduced to Milonga, an Argentine dance which is the precursor to the tango. Viewing tango and Milonga as a language, students will develop musicality and focus on the connection between partners in order to dance confidently in social settings. Transfer credit: UC; CSU (E2).

DANC 162 TANGO MILONGA (.5 or 1)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24 or 48 lab hours/semester. Recommended: DANC 161 or equivalent.

Students will learn more advanced steps which are recognizable from professional tango productions. Tango students will be introduced to Milonga, an Argentine dance which is the precursor to the tango. Viewing tango and Milonga as a language, students will develop musicality and focus on the connection between partners in order to dance confidently in social settings. Transfer credit: UC; CSU (E2).

DANC 163 TANGO BUENOS AIRES (.5-1)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24 or 48 lab hours/semester. Recommended: DANC 161 and 162, or equivalent.

Students will begin to develop more confidence, demystifying and internalizing the tango’s structural elements and intricacies. This class culminates with tango performances. (Open entry.) Transfer credit: UC; CSU (E2).

DANC 163 TANGO BUENOS AIRES (.5-1)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24 or 48 lab hours/semester. Recommended: DANC 161 and 162, or equivalent.

Students will begin to develop more confidence, demystifying and internalizing the tango’s structural elements and intricacies. This class culminates with tango performances. (Open entry.) Transfer credit: UC; CSU (E2).

DANC 164 TANGO DE LA CONFITERIA (.5 or 1)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24 or 48 lab hours/semester. Recommended: DANC 161 or equivalent and two years of tango study.

Designed to strip tango down to its joyful essence, with many of the most fun steps of Buenos Aires from the past and today. Focus is on connecting with one’s partner, dancing rhythmically, and feeling harmonious and happy in one’s body, with one’s partner, and with the music. Transfer credit: UC; CSU (E2).

DANC 164 TANGO DE LA CONFITERIA (.5 or 1)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24 or 48 lab hours/semester. Recommended: DANC 161 or equivalent and two years of tango study.

Designed to strip tango down to its joyful essence, with many of the most fun steps of Buenos Aires from the past and today. Focus is on connecting with one’s partner, dancing rhythmically, and feeling harmonious and happy in one’s body, with one’s partner, and with the music. Transfer credit: UC; CSU (E2).

DANC 165 TANGO PERFORMANCE IMPROVISATION (.5 or 1)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24 or 48 lab hours/semester. Recommended: DANC 162 or DANC 164, or equivalent and three years of tango study.

Designed to combine traditional close embrace tango with Tango Nuevo and stage elements to learn to comfortably combine styles improvisationally. Students will learn stage elements and how to use them improvisationally for performance. Transfer credit: UC; CSU (E2).

DANC 165 TANGO PERFORMANCE IMPROVISATION (.5 or 1)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24 or 48 lab hours/semester. Recommended: DANC 162 or DANC 164, or equivalent and three years of tango study.

Designed to combine traditional close embrace tango with Tango Nuevo and stage elements to learn to comfortably combine styles improvisationally. Students will learn stage elements and how to use them improvisationally for performance. Transfer credit: UC; CSU (E2).

DANC 166 TANGO DE LA GUARDIA VIEJA (.5 or 1)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24 or 48 lab hours/semester. Recommended: DANC 161 or equivalent.

With an emphasis on rhythmic precision, students will discover the sweetness of tango. Designed to teach and enforce students’ understanding, appreciation and execution of authentic salon style tango, the mother of all tango styles. Transfer credit: UC; CSU (E2).

DANC 166 TANGO DE LA GUARDIA VIEJA (.5 or 1)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24 or 48 lab hours/semester. Recommended: DANC 161 or equivalent.

With an emphasis on rhythmic precision, students will discover the sweetness of tango. Designed to teach and enforce students’ understanding, appreciation and execution of authentic salon style tango, the mother of all tango styles. Transfer credit: UC; CSU (E2).

DANC 167 SWING DANCE I (.5 or 1)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24 or 48 lab hours/semester.

Beginning level instruction, demonstration and practice in swing dances, such as the Charleston, Lindy Hop, Balboa, Shag, East Coast Swing, and West Coast Swing. Transfer credit: UC; CSU (E2).

DANC 167 SWING DANCE I (.5 or 1)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24 or 48 lab hours/semester.

Beginning level instruction, demonstration and practice in swing dances, such as the Charleston, Lindy Hop, Balboa, Shag, East Coast Swing, and West Coast Swing. Transfer credit: UC; CSU (E2).

DANC 168 SWING DANCE II (.5 or 1)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24 or 48 lab hours/semester. Prerequisite: DANC 167 or equivalent.

Intermediate instruction, demonstration and practice in swing dances such as the Charleston, Lindy Hop, Balboa, Shag, East Coast Swing and West Coast Swing. Transfer credit: UC; CSU (E2).

DANC 168 SWING DANCE II (.5 or 1)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24 or 48 lab hours/semester. Prerequisite: DANC 167 or equivalent.

Intermediate instruction, demonstration and practice in swing dances such as the Charleston, Lindy Hop, Balboa, Shag, East Coast Swing and West Coast Swing. Transfer credit: UC; CSU (E2).

DANC 168 (C) SWING DANCE II (.5 or 1)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade. )

A total of 24 or 48 class hours. Prerequisite: DANC 167 or equivalent.

Intermediate instruction, demonstration and practice in swing dances such as the Charleston, Lindy Hop, Balboa, Shag, East Coast Swing and West Coast Swing. Transfer credit: UC; CSU (E2).

DANC 168 (C) SWING DANCE II (.5 or 1)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade. )

A total of 24 or 48 class hours. Prerequisite: DANC 167 or equivalent.

Intermediate instruction, demonstration and practice in swing dances such as the Charleston, Lindy Hop, Balboa, Shag, East Coast Swing and West Coast Swing. Transfer credit: UC; CSU (E2).

DANC 171 CHINESE DANCE WORKOUT (.5 or 1)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade. )

A total of 24 or 48 class hours plus one hour per week by arrangement.

A variety of exercise movements based on Chinese folk, classical, ballet and contemporary dance choreographed to develop muscular strength, muscular endurance, flexibility, cardiovascular endurance, and body composition. Routines will utilize various forms of Chinese dance and music to provide a fitness workout. May be repeated for credit a maximum of three times. Transfer credit: CSU.

DANC 171 CHINESE DANCE WORKOUT (.5 or 1)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade. )

A total of 24 or 48 class hours plus one hour per week by arrangement.

A variety of exercise movements based on Chinese folk, classical, ballet and contemporary dance choreographed to develop muscular strength, muscular endurance, flexibility, cardiovascular endurance, and body composition. Routines will utilize various forms of Chinese dance and music to provide a fitness workout. May be repeated for credit a maximum of three times. Transfer credit: CSU.

DANC 172.1 CLASSICAL CHINESE DANCE I (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

A beginning level course designed to teach the fundamentals, body rhythm, bearing, form and aerial techniques of Classical Chinese Dance. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 172.1 CLASSICAL CHINESE DANCE I (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

A beginning level course designed to teach the fundamentals, body rhythm, bearing, form and aerial techniques of Classical Chinese Dance. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 172.2 CLASSICAL CHINES DANCE II (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

An intermediate level course designed to teach the fundamentals, body rhythm, bearing, form and aerial techniques of Classical Chinese Dance. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 172.2 CLASSICAL CHINES DANCE II (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

An intermediate level course designed to teach the fundamentals, body rhythm, bearing, form and aerial techniques of Classical Chinese Dance. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 172.3 CLASSICAL CHINESE DANCE III (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

An advanced intermediate level course designed to teach the fundamentals, body rhythm, bearing, form and aerial techniques of Classical Chinese Dance. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 172.3 CLASSICAL CHINESE DANCE III (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

An advanced intermediate level course designed to teach the fundamentals, body rhythm, bearing, form and aerial techniques of Classical Chinese Dance. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 172.4 CLASSICAL CHINES DANCE IV (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

An advanced level course designed to teach the fundamentals, body rhythm, bearing, form and aerial techniques of Classical Chinese Dance. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 172.4 CLASSICAL CHINES DANCE IV (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

An advanced level course designed to teach the fundamentals, body rhythm, bearing, form and aerial techniques of Classical Chinese Dance. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 260 TANGO TEACHER TRAINING (.5 or 1)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24 or 48 lab hours/semester. Recommended: DANC 162 or equivalent.

Designed to prepare intermediate and advanced tango students to become tango teachers. Under supervision, the student teachers learn to teach beginning dancers the art of Argentine Tango while developing their own skills. Guidance is provided for students seeking employment as tango teachers. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 260 TANGO TEACHER TRAINING (.5 or 1)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24 or 48 lab hours/semester. Recommended: DANC 162 or equivalent.

Designed to prepare intermediate and advanced tango students to become tango teachers. Under supervision, the student teachers learn to teach beginning dancers the art of Argentine Tango while developing their own skills. Guidance is provided for students seeking employment as tango teachers. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 330.1 CREATIVE DANCE I (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

Beginning level instruction on the principles of dance composition through individual experiences, studies in use of varied stimuli, processes of dance construction and simple compositional forms. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 330.1 CREATIVE DANCE I (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

Beginning level instruction on the principles of dance composition through individual experiences, studies in use of varied stimuli, processes of dance construction and simple compositional forms. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 330.2 CREATIVE DANCE II (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

Intermediate level instruction on the principles of dance composition through individual experiences, studies in use of varied stimuli, processes of dance construction and simple compositional forms. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 330.2 CREATIVE DANCE II (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

Intermediate level instruction on the principles of dance composition through individual experiences, studies in use of varied stimuli, processes of dance construction and simple compositional forms. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 330.3 CREATIVE DANCE III (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

Advanced intermediate level instruction on the principles of dance composition through individual experiences, studies in use of varied stimuli, processes of dance construction and simple compositional forms. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 330.3 CREATIVE DANCE III (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

Advanced intermediate level instruction on the principles of dance composition through individual experiences, studies in use of varied stimuli, processes of dance construction and simple compositional forms. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 330.4 CREATIVE DANCE IV (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

Advanced level instruction on the principles of dance composition through individual experiences, studies in use of varied stimuli, processes of dance construction and simple compositional forms. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 330.4 CREATIVE DANCE IV (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

Advanced level instruction on the principles of dance composition through individual experiences, studies in use of varied stimuli, processes of dance construction and simple compositional forms. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 350.1 CARDIO DANCE I (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

Steps, stretches and toning movements from many dance sources, folk, jazz, ballet, modern, rock, etc., that are choreographed to various rhythms designed to develop cardiovascular efficiency at a beginning level. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 350.1 CARDIO DANCE I (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

Steps, stretches and toning movements from many dance sources, folk, jazz, ballet, modern, rock, etc., that are choreographed to various rhythms designed to develop cardiovascular efficiency at a beginning level. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 350.2 CARDIO DANCE II (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

Steps, stretches and toning movements from many dance sources, folk, jazz, ballet, modern, rock, etc., that are choreographed to various rhythms designed to develop cardiovascular efficiency at an intermediate level. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 350.2 CARDIO DANCE II (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

Steps, stretches and toning movements from many dance sources, folk, jazz, ballet, modern, rock, etc., that are choreographed to various rhythms designed to develop cardiovascular efficiency at an intermediate level. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 350.3 CARDIO DANCE III (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

Steps, stretches and toning movements from many dance sources, folk, jazz, ballet, modern, rock, etc., that are choreographed to various rhythms designed to develop cardiovascular efficiency at an advanced intermediate level. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 350.3 CARDIO DANCE III (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

Steps, stretches and toning movements from many dance sources, folk, jazz, ballet, modern, rock, etc., that are choreographed to various rhythms designed to develop cardiovascular efficiency at an advanced intermediate level. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 350.4 CARDIO DANCE IV (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

Steps, stretches and toning movements from many dance sources, folk, jazz, ballet, modern, rock, etc., that are choreographed to various rhythms designed to develop cardiovascular efficiency at an advanced level. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 350.4 CARDIO DANCE IV (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

Steps, stretches and toning movements from many dance sources, folk, jazz, ballet, modern, rock, etc., that are choreographed to various rhythms designed to develop cardiovascular efficiency at an advanced level. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 390 (C) DANCE COMPOSITION/THEORY/CHOREOGRAPHY (3)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade. )

Three lecture hours per week.

This course is designed to introduce the student to aesthetic, philosophical and theoretical concepts regarding composition. Designed for both the serious dance student as well as students interested in exploring a new art form. May be repeated for credit a maximum of three times. Transfer credit: UC; CSU.

DANC 390 (C) DANCE COMPOSITION/THEORY/CHOREOGRAPHY (3)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade. )

Three lecture hours per week.

This course is designed to introduce the student to aesthetic, philosophical and theoretical concepts regarding composition. Designed for both the serious dance student as well as students interested in exploring a new art form. May be repeated for credit a maximum of three times. Transfer credit: UC; CSU.

DANC 391 DANCE COMPOSITION – THEORY AND CHOREOGRAPHY (3)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 48 lecture hours/semester. Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL 846 or ESOL 400, or equivalent.

Provides the student with basic skills and knowledge of the choreographic principles. Through discussion and practical experience, the students develop a basic understanding of dance as a performing art form. Study of basic dance choreography to include construction of a phrase, structure and form in a composition, and the basic elements of time, space and energy. Transfer: CSU.

DANC 391 DANCE COMPOSITION – THEORY AND CHOREOGRAPHY (3)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 48 lecture hours/semester. Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL 846 or ESOL 400, or equivalent.

Provides the student with basic skills and knowledge of the choreographic principles. Through discussion and practical experience, the students develop a basic understanding of dance as a performing art form. Study of basic dance choreography to include construction of a phrase, structure and form in a composition, and the basic elements of time, space and energy. Transfer: CSU.

DANC 395.1 DANCE WORKSHOP I (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

Designed to provide a structured workshop for students to collaborate and develop choreographic works at the beginning level. Students will dance in other students' work, and may also choreograph their own pieces. Students will perform these works for peer analysis and performance. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 395.1 DANCE WORKSHOP I (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

Designed to provide a structured workshop for students to collaborate and develop choreographic works at the beginning level. Students will dance in other students' work, and may also choreograph their own pieces. Students will perform these works for peer analysis and performance. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 395.2 DANCE WORKSHOP II (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

Designed to provide a structured workshop for students to collaborate and develop choreographic works at the intermediate level. Students will dance in other students' work, and may also choreograph their own pieces. Students will perform these works for peer analysis and performance. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 395.2 DANCE WORKSHOP II (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

Designed to provide a structured workshop for students to collaborate and develop choreographic works at the intermediate level. Students will dance in other students' work, and may also choreograph their own pieces. Students will perform these works for peer analysis and performance. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 395.3 DANCE WORKSHOP III (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

Designed to provide a structured workshop for students to collaborate and develop choreographic works at the advanced intermediate level. Students will dance in other students' work, and may also choreograph their own pieces. Students will perform these works for peer analysis and performance. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 395.3 DANCE WORKSHOP III (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

Designed to provide a structured workshop for students to collaborate and develop choreographic works at the advanced intermediate level. Students will dance in other students' work, and may also choreograph their own pieces. Students will perform these works for peer analysis and performance. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 395.4 DANCE WORKSHOP IV (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

Designed to provide a structured workshop for students to collaborate and develop choreographic works at the advanced level. Students will dance in other students' work, and may also choreograph their own pieces. Students will perform these works for peer analysis and performance. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 395.4 DANCE WORKSHOP IV (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

Designed to provide a structured workshop for students to collaborate and develop choreographic works at the advanced level. Students will dance in other students' work, and may also choreograph their own pieces. Students will perform these works for peer analysis and performance. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 400.1 DANCE PERFORMANCE & PRODUCTION I (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

Beginning level theory and practice in dance composition, evaluation and program production. Students will become familiar with all types of choreography principles and stage production. Includes emphasis on a variety of dance forms from traditional Western European to ethnic. Rehearsal times will be arranged with the instructor. NOTE: Students wishing to fulfill the requirement for the Dance Major should enroll in 2 units. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 400.1 DANCE PERFORMANCE & PRODUCTION I (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

Beginning level theory and practice in dance composition, evaluation and program production. Students will become familiar with all types of choreography principles and stage production. Includes emphasis on a variety of dance forms from traditional Western European to ethnic. Rehearsal times will be arranged with the instructor. NOTE: Students wishing to fulfill the requirement for the Dance Major should enroll in 2 units. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 400.2 DANCE PERFORMANCE & PRODUCTION II (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

Intermediate level theory and practice in dance composition, evaluation and program production. Students will become familiar with all types of choreography principles and stage production. Includes emphasis on a variety of dance forms from traditional Western European to ethnic. Rehearsal times will be arranged with the instructor. NOTE: Students wishing to fulfill the requirement for the Dance Major should enroll in 2 units. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 400.2 DANCE PERFORMANCE & PRODUCTION II (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

Intermediate level theory and practice in dance composition, evaluation and program production. Students will become familiar with all types of choreography principles and stage production. Includes emphasis on a variety of dance forms from traditional Western European to ethnic. Rehearsal times will be arranged with the instructor. NOTE: Students wishing to fulfill the requirement for the Dance Major should enroll in 2 units. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 400.3 DANCE PERFORMANCE & PRODUCTION III (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

Advanced Intermediate level theory and practice in dance composition, evaluation and program production. Students will become familiar with all types of choreography principles and stage production. Includes emphasis on a variety of dance forms from traditional Western European to ethnic. Rehearsal times will be arranged with the instructor. NOTE: Students wishing to fulfill the requirement for the Dance Major should enroll in 2 units. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 400.3 DANCE PERFORMANCE & PRODUCTION III (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

Advanced Intermediate level theory and practice in dance composition, evaluation and program production. Students will become familiar with all types of choreography principles and stage production. Includes emphasis on a variety of dance forms from traditional Western European to ethnic. Rehearsal times will be arranged with the instructor. NOTE: Students wishing to fulfill the requirement for the Dance Major should enroll in 2 units. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 400.4 DANCE PERFORMANCE & PRODUCTION IV (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

Advanced level theory and practice in dance composition, evaluation and program production. Students will become familiar with all types of choreography principles and stage production. Includes emphasis on a variety of dance forms from traditional Western European to ethnic. Rehearsal times will be arranged with the instructor. NOTE: Students wishing to fulfill the requirement for the Dance Major should enroll in 2 units. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 400.4 DANCE PERFORMANCE & PRODUCTION IV (.5 or 1 or 1.5 or 2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24, 48, 72 or 96 lab hours/semester.

Advanced level theory and practice in dance composition, evaluation and program production. Students will become familiar with all types of choreography principles and stage production. Includes emphasis on a variety of dance forms from traditional Western European to ethnic. Rehearsal times will be arranged with the instructor. NOTE: Students wishing to fulfill the requirement for the Dance Major should enroll in 2 units. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 410.1 DANCE FOR THE MUSICAL THEATER PRODUCTION I (2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 32 lecture hours and 16 lab hours plus 16 hours by arrangement/semester.

Beginning level theory and practice in dance composition, performance and program production, designed to prepare students to perform in a musical theater production. Activities include learning dance technique and choreography that will be utilized in performance. Lecture subjects cover the historical context of the libretto, costuming and choreography specific to the production. Transfer credit: UC; CSU (E2).

DANC 410.1 DANCE FOR THE MUSICAL THEATER PRODUCTION I (2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 32 lecture hours and 16 lab hours plus 16 hours by arrangement/semester.

Beginning level theory and practice in dance composition, performance and program production, designed to prepare students to perform in a musical theater production. Activities include learning dance technique and choreography that will be utilized in performance. Lecture subjects cover the historical context of the libretto, costuming and choreography specific to the production. Transfer credit: UC; CSU (E2).

DANC 410.2 DANCE FOR THE MUSICAL THEATER PRODUCTION II (2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 32 lecture hours and 16 lab hours plus 16 hours by arrangement/semester.

Intermediate level theory and practice in dance composition, performance and program production, designed to prepare students to perform in a musical theater production. Activities include learning dance technique and choreography that will be utilized in performance. Lecture subjects cover the historical context of the libretto, costuming and choreography specific to the production. Transfer credit: UC; CSU (E2).

DANC 410.2 DANCE FOR THE MUSICAL THEATER PRODUCTION II (2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 32 lecture hours and 16 lab hours plus 16 hours by arrangement/semester.

Intermediate level theory and practice in dance composition, performance and program production, designed to prepare students to perform in a musical theater production. Activities include learning dance technique and choreography that will be utilized in performance. Lecture subjects cover the historical context of the libretto, costuming and choreography specific to the production. Transfer credit: UC; CSU (E2).

DANC 410.3 DANCE FOR THE MUSICAL THEATER PRODUCTION III (2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 32 lecture hours and 16 lab hours plus 16 hours by arrangement/semester.

Advanced intermediate level theory and practice in dance composition, performance and program production, designed to prepare students to perform in a musical theater production. Activities include learning dance technique and choreography that will be utilized in performance. Lecture subjects cover the historical context of the libretto, costuming and choreography specific to the production. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 410.3 DANCE FOR THE MUSICAL THEATER PRODUCTION III (2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 32 lecture hours and 16 lab hours plus 16 hours by arrangement/semester.

Advanced intermediate level theory and practice in dance composition, performance and program production, designed to prepare students to perform in a musical theater production. Activities include learning dance technique and choreography that will be utilized in performance. Lecture subjects cover the historical context of the libretto, costuming and choreography specific to the production. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 410.4 DANCE FOR THE MUSICAL THEATER PRODUCTION IV (2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 32 lecture hours and 16 lab hours plus 16 hours by arrangement/semester.

Advanced level theory and practice in dance composition, performance and program production, designed to prepare students to perform in a musical theater production. Activities include learning dance technique and choreography that will be utilized in performance. Lecture subjects cover the historical context of the libretto, costuming and choreography specific to the production. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 410.4 DANCE FOR THE MUSICAL THEATER PRODUCTION IV (2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 32 lecture hours and 16 lab hours plus 16 hours by arrangement/semester.

Advanced level theory and practice in dance composition, performance and program production, designed to prepare students to perform in a musical theater production. Activities include learning dance technique and choreography that will be utilized in performance. Lecture subjects cover the historical context of the libretto, costuming and choreography specific to the production. Transfer credit: CSU (E2).

DANC 440 (C) PRINCIPLES OF DANCE COMPANY/ARTS PROGRAM MANAGEMENT (.5-2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade. )

One and one half to six class hours and two to five hours by arrangement per week.

This course includes all phases of arts event planning: creating an event calendar; performance themes and standards; funding and budgeting; and promotion and publicity. NOTE: This course is not activity-based and is not applicable to the specific area requirement in Physical Education for the Associate Degree. (Open entry.) May be repeated for credit a maximum of three times. Transfer credit: CSU.
DANC 440 (C) PRINCIPLES OF DANCE COMPANY/ARTS PROGRAM MANAGEMENT (.5-2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade. )

One and one half to six class hours and two to five hours by arrangement per week.

This course includes all phases of arts event planning: creating an event calendar; performance themes and standards; funding and budgeting; and promotion and publicity. NOTE: This course is not activity-based and is not applicable to the specific area requirement in Physical Education for the Associate Degree. (Open entry.) May be repeated for credit a maximum of three times. Transfer credit: CSU.
DANC 665 SELECTED TOPICS: DANCE IN CULTURAL CONTEXT (.5 or 1)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24 or 48 lab hours/semester.

Designed to introduce students to the fundamentals of different styles of dance from selected cultures. It is designed for the serious dancer interested in learning ethnic dance forms as well as the general student. In-depth study of selected dance forms such as Flamenco, Congolese, and Capoeria. Transfer credit: UC; CSU (E2).

DANC 665 SELECTED TOPICS: DANCE IN CULTURAL CONTEXT (.5 or 1)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 24 or 48 lab hours/semester.

Designed to introduce students to the fundamentals of different styles of dance from selected cultures. It is designed for the serious dancer interested in learning ethnic dance forms as well as the general student. In-depth study of selected dance forms such as Flamenco, Congolese, and Capoeria. Transfer credit: UC; CSU (E2).

DANC 665SI CHINESE ETHNIC AND FOLK DANCE Designed to introduce students to the many forms of Chinese Ethnic and Folk Dance passed down through the centuries. Emphasis is placed on cultural expression through movements, postures and aesthetics. Transfer: UC; CSU (E2).
DANC 665SI CHINESE ETHNIC AND FOLK DANCE Designed to introduce students to the many forms of Chinese Ethnic and Folk Dance passed down through the centuries. Emphasis is placed on cultural expression through movements, postures and aesthetics. Transfer: UC; CSU (E2).
DANC 665SJ MUSICAL THEATER DANCE Designed to prepare students to perform in a musical theater production conducted on campus. Activities include learning jazz technique and choreography that will be utilized in performance. All levels of dance skill are welcome. Transfer: UC; CSU (E2).
DANC 665SJ MUSICAL THEATER DANCE Designed to prepare students to perform in a musical theater production conducted on campus. Activities include learning jazz technique and choreography that will be utilized in performance. All levels of dance skill are welcome. Transfer: UC; CSU (E2).
DANC 665SK WORLD BEAT DANCE WORKOUT (0.5 or 1.0) (Pass no pass or letter grade.) Minimum of 24 or 48 lab hours/semester. An intense cardio workout combined with strength training using rhythm, movements, and dance techniques. Set to high energy music from around the world. Perfect for any level of dancer/fitness enthusiast. May be repeated twice for credit. Transfer credit: UC; CSU (E2).
DANC 665SK WORLD BEAT DANCE WORKOUT (0.5 or 1.0) (Pass no pass or letter grade.) Minimum of 24 or 48 lab hours/semester. An intense cardio workout combined with strength training using rhythm, movements, and dance techniques. Set to high energy music from around the world. Perfect for any level of dancer/fitness enthusiast. May be repeated twice for credit. Transfer credit: UC; CSU (E2).
DANC 680SB DANCE/CHEER SQUAD Focus on the individual and team skills necessary for a successful dance/cheer team. Emphasis on the fundamentals of dance technique, choreography, performance in conjunction with leadership skills and crowd motivation. Performance at athletics events, campus functions and team competitions is mandatory. Plus two hours by arrangement per week. Transfer: CSU.
DANC 680SB DANCE/CHEER SQUAD Focus on the individual and team skills necessary for a successful dance/cheer team. Emphasis on the fundamentals of dance technique, choreography, performance in conjunction with leadership skills and crowd motivation. Performance at athletics events, campus functions and team competitions is mandatory. Plus two hours by arrangement per week. Transfer: CSU.
DANC 680SC%DANCE APPRECIATION An online course designed to give the student an overview of dance history. Beginning with classical era folk and ethnic dance, this course will survey the development of Modern, Ballet, Jazz and other dance forms. Focusing largely on the 20th Century, students will read, write, and watch videos to form an overview of the history of dance and the historical events that influenced the major choreographers of the 20th Century. NOTE: This course is not activity-based and is not applicable to the specific area requirement in Physical Education for the Associate Degree. Transfer: CSU.
DANC 680SC%DANCE APPRECIATION An online course designed to give the student an overview of dance history. Beginning with classical era folk and ethnic dance, this course will survey the development of Modern, Ballet, Jazz and other dance forms. Focusing largely on the 20th Century, students will read, write, and watch videos to form an overview of the history of dance and the historical events that influenced the major choreographers of the 20th Century. NOTE: This course is not activity-based and is not applicable to the specific area requirement in Physical Education for the Associate Degree. Transfer: CSU.

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