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Master Course Outline
Contact Improv/Modern Dance I

Course Number: DANCE 160
Credits: 2
Hours per Quarter: 30

Lecture Hours:10    Lab Hours:20


Description
The student will learn basic elements of contact improvisation and modern dance. Components of contact improvisation will consist of simple partner exercises including weight sharing, falling, and rolling, use of momentum, and rolling points of contact in a safe, supportive environment paced for the individual. Emphasis on alignment and range of motion, creative/expressive movement, and an appreciation of dance as an art form. Classes will include beginning level floor warm-ups and stretches, center exercises, and choreographic sequences. No dance experience necessary.

Intended Skills and Attitude Outcomes


Syllabi Listing
Course
Year Quarter
Item
Instructor  
DANCE 160
Winter 2015
1678
Vicki Lloid
DANCE 160
Fall 2014
1674
Vicki Lloid
DANCE 160
Spring 2014
1674
Vicki Lloid


Two Year Projected Schedule

Year One* Year Two**
Fall
Winter
Spring
Summer
Mini 
Fall
Winter
Spring
Summer
Mini
X
X
X
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

*Year one is all odd years (2003-2004)
**Year two is all even years (2004-2005)