Lincoln College

Undergraduate Catalog 2013-1014: Lincoln College

Dance

DAN 107: Dance Activities I

Credits: 1:0:1
This course is a fine arts activity open to all Lincoln College students and designed to encourage students to explore their movement potential through dance performance and choreography. The goal of this course is the development of individual choreography and performance resulting in a concert. By audition only.

DAN 108: Dance Activities II

Credits: 1:0:1
This course is a fine arts activity open to all Lincoln College students and designed to encourage students to explore their movement potential through dance performance and choreography. The goal of this course is the development of individual choreography and performance resulting in a concert. By audition only.
Prerequisite: DAN 107

DAN 151: Introduction to Dance

Credits: 2:0:2
This course is designed as beginning to intermediate instruction in classical ballet.

DAN 152: Musical Theatre Dance

Credits: 2:0:2
This course, designed for the theatre major, provides an introduction to the various dance styles common to American musical theatre. The class consists of movement studies, musical theatre dance technique, film studies, written observations, and a final performance.

DAN 207: Dance Activities III

Credits: 1:0:1
This course is a fine arts activity open to all Lincoln College students and designed to encourage students to explore their movement potential through dance performance and choreography. The goal of this course is the development of individual choreography and performance resulting in a concert. By audition only.
Prerequisite: DAN 108

DAN 208: Dance Activities IV

Credits: 1:0:1
This course is a fine arts activity open to all Lincoln College students and designed to encourage students to explore their movement potential through dance performance and choreography. The goal of this course is the development of individual choreography and performance resulting in a concert. By audition only.
Prerequisite: DAN 207

DAN 255: Modern Dance

Credits: 2:0:2
The emphasis for this course is on understanding modern dance as a creative art form through technique, improvisation, and composition. The course provides concepts by which to appreciate dance while providing elementary technical work. It introduces major modern dance techniques and theories, basic movement vocabulary, and basic elements of composition. Another emphasis is on kinesthetic awareness of movement. By audition only.

DAN 256: Jazz Dance

Credits: 2:0:2
This course is an introduction to the dynamic, ever-changing genre of jazz dance. Instruction for the course will be in jazz dance technique, discipline, and creativity. The course is designed to develop bodily strength, flexibility, control, and endurance.

DAN 257: Dance Composition

Credits: 2:0:2
This is a beginning level composition class designed to help the student develop the ability to communicate ideas using the body as the instrument of expression.
Prerequisite: DAN 151, 255, and 256