2012-2013 CCBC College Catalog

Dance

DANC 108 – 2 Credits
Fundamentals of Hip Hop

Introduces the technique of Hip-Hop dance style; provides practice of Hip-Hop technique, from its inception to modern day, and explores the cultural influences of music, graffiti, text, and attire on this dance form. Two hours of studio per week. NOTE: Course offered every fall, spring and may be offered during additional sessions.

DANC 110 – 1 Credit
Folk and Social Dance

Introduces the dance forms of different cultures; covers international and American folk dances, social forms, and ballroom. NOTE: Credit may be earned for DANC 110 or PELF 110, but not for both. NOTE: Courses offered less than once a year.

Prerequisite: ENGL 052 or ESOL 052; or ACLT 052 and permission of Dance coordinator

DANC 111 – 3 Credits
Folk and Social Dance: Methods and Materials

Introduces dance forms of different cultures with emphasis on rhythmic analysis; provides opportunity to learn and teach folk and social dances, including ballroom. Three hours a week. NOTE: Credit may be earned for DANC 111 or PEMJ 111, but not for both. NOTE: Courses offered less than once a year.

Prerequisite: ENGL 052 or ESOL 052; or ACLT 052 and permission of Dance Coordinator

DANC 112 – 3 Credits
Body Movement: Observation, Analysis, and Exploration

Introduces a variety of methods for observation and analysis of movement; includes the process of perception, body organization, spatial investigation, anatomical principles, locomotor patterns, and the physical laws governing movement through experiential exploration and observation. NOTE: Same as PEMJ 112. Credit can be earned for one course only. NOTE: Courses offered once a year (fall or spring).

Prerequisite: ENGL 052 or ESOL 052; or ACLT 052 and permission of Dance Coordinator

DANC 114 – 2 Credits
Fundamentals of Ballet I

Introduces the technique and discipline of classical ballet; develops understanding and skill in basic vocabulary. NOTE: For students with no previous training. May be repeated up to a maximum of 2 credit hours. NOTE: Course offered every fall, spring and may be offered during additional sessions.

DANC 115 – 2 Credits
Fundamentals of Ballet II

Provides development and practice of the theory and technical training introduced in Beginning Ballet I; prepares students for study at the intermediate level. Entry level for students with previous training. This course may be repeated up to a maximum of 4 credit hours. Three hours of studio a week. NOTE: Course offered every fall, spring and may be offered during additional sessions.

Prerequisite: DANC 114 or consent of Dance Coordinator

DANC 116 – 2 Credits
Intermediate Ballet I

Extends the classical ballet vocabulary and technical training with increasing demand upon sensitive performance of more complex combinations; course may be repeated up to a maximum of 4 credit hours. Three hours of studio a week. NOTE: Course offered every fall, spring and may be offered during additional sessions.

Prerequisite: DANC 115 or consent of Dance Coordinator

DANC 117 – 2 Credits
Intermediate Ballet II

Provides intensified intermediate training with an emphasis on the confidence and skill required for the performance of classical Ballet; course may be repeated up to a maximum of 4 credit hours. Three hours of studio a week. NOTE: Course offered every fall, spring and may be offered during additional sessions.

Prerequisite: DANC 116 or consent of Dance Coordinator

DANC 118 – 2 Credits
Advanced Ballet I

Provides practice of classical ballet at the advanced/professional level; emphasizes development of precise technique and expressive qualities in complex movement combinations. NOTE: Courses offered less than once a year.

Prerequisite: DANC 117 or consent of Dance Coordinator

DANC 119 – 2 Credits
Advanced Ballet II

Continues practice of classical ballet at the professional level; provides opportunity to perform challenging movement combinations that require technical precision and expressive range. NOTE: Courses offered less than once a year.

Prerequisites: DANC 118 or consent of Dance Coordinator

DANC 120 – 2 Credits
Fundamentals of Modern Dance I

Introduces technique and movement vocabulary of modern dance; emphasizes dance fundamentals which may be applied to other dance styles such as jazz and ballet. Two hours of studio a week. NOTE: For students with no previous training. May be repeated up to a maximum of 2 credit hours. NOTE: Course offered every fall, spring and may be offered during additional sessions.

DANC 121 – 2 Credits
Fundamentals Modern Dance II

Provides development and practice of the theory and technical training introduced in Beginning Modern Technique I: course may be repeated up to a maximum of 4 credit hours. For students with previous dance training. Three hours of studio a week. NOTE: Course offered every fall, spring and may be offered during additional sessions.

Prerequisite: DANC 120 or consent of Dance Coordinator

DANC 122 – 2 Credits
Intermediate Modern Dance I

Provides practice of theory and technique of modern dance at the intermediate level and emphasizes development of movement expressivity; may be repeated up to a maximum of 4 credit hours. Three hours of studio a week. NOTE: Course offered every fall, spring and may be offered during additional sessions.

Prerequisite: DANC 121 or consent of Dance Coordinator

DANC 123 – 2 Credits
Intermediate Modern Dance II

Provides intensified intermediate training in modern dance technique with emphasis on performance quality; may be repeated up to a maximum of 4 credit hours. Three hours of studio work a week. NOTE: Course offered every fall, spring and may be offered during additional sessions.

Prerequisite: DANC 122 or consent of Dance Coordinator

DANC 124 – 2 Credits
Advanced Modern Dance I

Provides practice of modern dance at the advanced/professional level; emphasizes development of precise technique and expressive quality in performance of complete combinations. Three hours of studio work a week. NOTE: Courses offered less than once a year.

Prerequisite: DANC 123 or consent of Dance Coordinator

DANC 125 – 2 Credits
Advanced Modern Dance II

Continues practice of modern dance at the advanced/professional level; provides opportunity for performance of challenging movement combinations requiring technical precision and expressive range. Three hours of studio work a week. NOTE: Courses offered less than once a year.

Prerequisite: DANC 124 or consent of Dance Coordinator

DANC 126 – 1 Credit
Modern Dance: Technique and Repertory

Refines technical skills in Modern Dance and deepens understanding of the body as an instrument of expression; includes dance technique practice, improvisation to develop creativity and rehearsal of movement phrases or dances from repertory leading to enhanced performance skills. NOTE: Course offered less than once a year.

Prerequisite: DANC 120 or DANC 121 or consent of Dance Coordinator

DANC 130 – 2 Credits
Fundamentals of Tap Dance

Provides basic technical skills of tap dancing. Two hours of studio a week. May be repeated up to a maximum of 2 credit hours. NOTE: For students with no previous training. NOTE: Course offered every fall, spring and may be offered during additional sessions.

DANC 131 – 2 Credits
Intermediate Tap Dance

Reviews and continues the technical skills in the style of tap dancing; may be repeated up to a maximum of 4 credit hours. Three hours of studio a week. NOTE: Course offered every fall, spring and may be offered during additional sessions.

Prerequisite: DANC 130 or consent of Dance Coordinator

DANC 132 – 2 Credits
Fundamentals of Jazz Dance

Introduces jazz dance technique and movement style. Two hours of studio a week. May be repeated up to a maximum of 2 credit hours. For students with no previous training. NOTE: Course offered every fall, spring and may be offered during additional sessions.

DANC 133 – 2 Credits
Intermediate Jazz Dance

Provides practice of jazz technique at the intermediate level with emphasis on the varied styles of choreography used in theater and concert productions; may be repeated up to a maximum of 4 credit hours. Three hours of studio a week. NOTE: Course offered every fall, spring and may be offered during additional sessions.

Prerequisite: DANC 132 or consent of Dance Coordinator

DANC 135 – 3 Credits
Dance Appreciation

Provides an introduction to the art of dance through social, cultural, and historical functions and explores the forms, styles, and aesthetic significance of dance in many cultures; dance performance attendance is required.

DANC 136 – 3 Credits
Introduction to Modern Dance

Introduces the art and practice of modern dance; includes technical practice, exploration of the elements of dance, the history of dance, and creative activities leading to the appreciation of dance performance and the development of a beginning technical vocabulary. This course is for students with no dance training or those who wish to develop beyond the beginning level. NOTE: Courses offered less than once a year.

Corequisite: RDNG 052 or ESOL 054

DANC 137 – 3 Credits
Dance Improvisation

Introduces creative process of spontaneous movement with emphasis on the development of an individual movement vocabulary and expanded facility for expression; may be repeated up to a maximum of 6 credit hours. Three hours of studio a week. NOTE: Courses offered once a year (fall or spring).

Prerequisite: Consent of Dance Coordinator

DANC 138 – 3 Credits
Dance Composition II

Discusses theory and application of the basic principles of dance composition with emphasis on invention and development of movement as it relates to the dance idea. May be repeated up to a maximum of six credit hours. NOTE: Courses offered once a year (fall or spring).

Prerequisite: DANC 137 or consent of Dance Coordinator

DANC 142 – 3 Credits
Music for Dance

Provides basic instruction for the dancer and accompanist in reading musical scores and accompanying movement patterns with various instruments; analyzes scores for their suitability for dance, provides consideration to communication of dance/musical phrasing, covers dynamics between dancer and accompanist, and provides opportunity for student composition. NOTE: Courses offered once a year (fall or spring).

Prerequisites: DANC 114 (conc) or DANC 120 (conc) and DANC 135 (conc) or consent of Dance Coordinator

DANC 146 – 3 Credits
Movement for the Actor

Provides theory and practice in movement to develop increased awareness of the body as an instrument of expression; includes techniques for improving physical awareness and coordination, breath control, concentration, and general body conditioning as the foundation of character development. NOTE: Same as THTR 146. Credit can be earned for one course only. NOTE: Courses offered once a year (fall or spring).

DANC 147 – 3 Credits
The History of Hip Hop

Traces the evolution of American Hip Hop culture; studies the foundations laid during slavery, the Harlem Renaissance, and the Civil Rights movement, through 1970-1990 as a predominantly African-American and Hispanic American art form, and into its current transformation as a multi-cultural phenomenon impacting music, dance, literature, and popular culture. NOTE: Course offered every fall, spring and may be offered during additional sessions.

DANC 150 – 1 Credit
Dance Workshop I

Provides practical training in performance, choreography, and the presentation of dance as it relates to the student dance companies. Dancers must be concurrently enrolled in a Ballet or Modern Dance Technique course. Registrants other than dancers must have consent of the Dance coordinator. A maximum of 10 credits may be counted toward graduation. Rehearsal hours vary. NOTE: Course offered every fall, spring and may be offered during additional sessions.

Prerequisite: By audition or consent of Dance Coordinator

DANC 151 – 2 Credits
Dance Workshop II

Provides practical training in performance, choreography, and the presentation of dance as it relates to the student dance companies. Dancers must be concurrently enrolled in a Ballet or Modern Dance Technique course. Registrants other than dancers must have consent of the Dance coordinator. A maximum of 10 credits may be counted toward graduation. Rehearsal hours vary. NOTE: Course offered every fall, spring and may be offered during additional sessions.

Prerequisite: By audition or consent of Dance Coordinator

DANC 152 – 3 Credits
Dance Workshop III

Provides practical training in performance, choreography, and the presentation of dance as it relates to the student dance companies. Dancers must be concurrently enrolled in a Ballet or Modern Dance Technique course. Registrants other than dancers must have consent of the Dance coordinator. A maximum of 10 credits may be counted toward graduation. Rehearsal hours vary. NOTE: Courses offered less than once a year.

Prerequisite: By audition or consent of Dance Coordinator

DANC 153 – 4 Credits
Dance Workshop IV

Provides practical training in performance, choreography, and the presentation of dance as it relates to the student dance companies. Dancers must be concurrently enrolled in a Ballet or Modern Dance Technique course. Registrants other than dancers must have consent of the Dance coordinator. A maximum of 10 credits may be counted toward graduation. Rehearsal hours vary. NOTE: Courses offered less than once a year.

Prerequisite: By audition or consent of Dance Coordinator

DANC 171 – 1 Credit
Internship: Dance

DANC 172 – 2 Credits
Internship: Dance

DANC 173 – 3 Credits
Internship: Dance

DANC 201 – 3 Credits
Introduction to Dance Kinesiology

DANC 202 – 3 Credits
Music for Dance

DANC 214 – 2 Credits
Intermediate Ballet I

DANC 215 – 2 Credits
Intermediate Ballet II

DANC 216 – 2 Credits
Intermediate/Advanced Ballet I

DANC 217 – 2 Credits
Intermediate/Advanced Ballet II

DANC 220 – 2 Credits
Intermediate Modern Dance I

DANC 221 – 2 Credits
Intermediate Modrn Dance II

DANC 222 – 2 Credits
Intermediate/Advanced Modern Dance I

DANC 223 – 2 Credits
Intermediate/Advanced Modern Dance II

DANC 230 – 2 Credits
Intermediate Tap Dance

DANC 232 – 2 Credits
Intermediate Jazz Dance

DANC 237 – 3 Credits
Dance Composition

DANC 240 – 1 Credit
Dance Workshop

DANC 282 – 2 Credits
Cooperqtive Education II

DANC 291 – 1 Credit
Independent Study:Capstone Project in Choreography & Performance

DANC 294 – 4 Credits
Indpendent Study