2015-2016 Catalog

Dance Emphasis AA Degree

Degree Requirements

Freshman Year – Fall Semester

THEA 1406INTRODUCTION TO BALLET

2

OR

THEA 1410BALLET I/I

2

THEA 1426INTRODUCTION TO MODERN DANCE

2

OR

THEA 1430MODERN DANCE I/I

2

THEA 2270BEGINNING LIGHTING DESIGN

3

THEA 1100ACTING

3

ENGL 1010ENGLISH COMPOSITION I

3

COSC 1200COMPUTER INFORMATION SYSTEMS

3

RECOMMENDED ELECTIVE

2-3

Total Credit Hours:19

Freshman Year - Spring Semester

THEA 1407BEGINNING BALLET

2

OR

THEA 1420BALLET I/II

2

THEA 1427BEGINNING MODERN DANCE

2

OR

THEA 1440MODERN DANCE I/II

2

THEA 1480JAZZ DANCE I

2

THEA 2212DANCE IMPROVISATION

2

THEA 2473THEATRE & DANCE PRACTICUM III

3

ENGL 1020ENGLISH COMPOSITION II

3

COLLEGE LEVEL MATH

3-4

Total Credit Hours:17-18

 

Sophomore Year - Fall Semester

THEA 1410BALLET I/I

2

OR

THEA 2410BALLET II/I

3

THEA 1430MODERN DANCE I/I

2

OR

THEA 2430MODERN DANCE II/I

3

THEA 2215DANCE COMPOSITION

2

THEA 2105DANCE HISTORY I

3

HOEC 1140NUTRITION

3

LAB SCIENCE

4

Total Credit Hours:16-18

Sophomore Year - Spring Semester

THEA 1420BALLET I/II

2

OR

THEA 2420BALLET II/II

3

THEA 1440MODERN DANCE I/II

2

OR

THEA 2440MODERN DANCE II/II

3

THEA 2106DANCE HISTORY II

3

THEA 2473THEATRE & DANCE PRACTICUM III

3

PSYC 1000GENERAL PSYCHOLOGY

4

US GOVERNMENT

3

ASSESSMENT REQUIREMENT

0-1

Total Credit Hours:17-20

 

Total Credit Hours: 69-75

Recommended Electives: Intro to Music (MUSC 1000), Intro to Theatre (THEA 1000) Stagecraft (THEA 2220), Photography I (ART 1150), Stage Makeup (THEA 2160), Beg Costume Design (THEA 2175), Singing for the Actor I (THEA 1373) Intro to Early Childhood Education (EDEC 1020), and Anatomy & Physiology I & II (BIOL 2010 and BIOL 2015)

NOTE: Dance majors transferring to a four-year institution are strongly recommended to take Human Anatomy & Physiology I & II (BIOL 2010 and BIOL 2015); BIOL 1010 is a prerequisite for these courses.