Students pursuing the Performing Arts Degree with an emphasis in Dance, must complete the required lower and upper division courses as set forth below.

Major Requirements

Prior dance experience is helpful, but not necessary.

1 Perceiving the Performing Arts (Departmental Course)

14 World Music and Dance (Departmental Course)

22 Dance Technqiue and Movement (.25 x 3)

115 Music in Performance (Departmental Course)

121 Dance History I: Ballet

122 Dance Technique and Movement (.25 x 4)

123 Dance History II: Modern and Contemporary

125 Dance in Performance

126 Dance Production (3x)

135 Theatre in Performance: Bay Area Theatre (Departmental Course).

198 Senior Project (Departmental Course).

Beginning and Advanced Choreography Class (2).

Bio 15/16 recommended for Area B.


Minor Requirements

1 Perceiving the Performing Arts (Departmental Course)

22/122 Dance Technique and Movement (.25 x 4)

121 Dance History I: Ballet

123 Dance History II: Modern and Contemporary

125 Dance in Performance

126 Dance Production

Beginning or Advanced Choreography Class

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1928 Saint Mary's Road
Moraga, CA 94575
(925) 631-4000
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