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2019-2020 Catalog [Archived] 
2019-2020 Catalog [Archived] [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Dance, AA

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Fine Arts Division

The degree provides students with a comprehensive foundation in the theory, history, technique, and art of dance. This is fulfilled through a structured program of dance study in the areas of core techniques, historical and contemporary styles, choreography, performance, and dance history. Students will demonstrate their proficiency through technical, interpretive, and expressive competency, research papers, essays, and public performances. Program assessment is measured by public performances, program completion, transferability, and periodic program review. Students qualify to pursue a variety of dance-related careers and advanced degree options.

Total Units: 30

It is essential that the transfer student see a counselor for appropriate curriculum.

* No more than 3 units of DANC 183ab  may be counted for the major.
** Students are advised that at least one semester of DANC 287ab  is required for transfer students.
***Some colleges and universities may not accept jazz courses toward the major.

Preparation for the Dance Transfer Major

For information on specific university major requirements, please obtain a transfer curriculum guide sheet in the Counseling Services center, consult with your counselor, or visit the Transfer Center. You may use the transfer major requirements to help you fulfill your associate degree requirements.

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