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DANCE 177
Advanced Jazz Dance


Credits: 2
Clock Hours per Quarter: 40

AA Discipline: [Physical Education]

Lecture Hours:5    Lab Hours:35


Description
This course is designed for the advanced dancer and will cover intensive study of advanced skills, techniques and choreography of various jazz styles.

Intended Learning Outcomes
  • Demonstrate advanced proficiency in jazz techniques and movement.
  • Memorize and perform choreography and movement combinations.
  • Collaborate with others in group dances.
  • Demonstrate improvement in coordination, stamina, and rhythmic ability.
  • Critique a dance in terms of technique, style, choreography, performance, and theatrical elements.
  • Assess personal fitness level as it relates to the demands of jazz dance.

  • Course Topics
  • Warm-up exercises designed to enhance strength and flexibility
  • Extended movement sequences in the center and across the floor
  • Individual technique work
  • Jazz critique and evaluation
  • Various jazz styles
  • Preparation and execution of public dance performance

  • Syllabi Listing See ALL Quarters
    Course
    Year Quarter
    Item
    Instructor  
    DANCE 177
    Fall 2015
    7824
    Ashley Leytham
    DANCE 177
    Fall 2005
    1889
    Sara Rees


    Two Year Projected Schedule

    Year One* Year Two**
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
    Mini 
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
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    *If fall quarter starts on an odd year (2003, 2005, etc.), it's Year One.
    **
    If fall quarter starts on an even year (2002, 2004, etc.), it's Year Two.