Instructor: Dr. Sarah Fowler email:
Preceptor: Kristin Arredia email:firstname.lastname@example.org
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COURSE OBJECTIVES :
These objectives will be met through reading primary
and secondary sources, viewing, discussing and writing about dance.
To gain knowledge and understanding of the history
of Western Theatrical Dance.
To understand and appreciate the many cultural uses
To learn to understand and evaluate critically dance
works of various periods and styles.
To widen your perception and ability to describe and
COURSE REQUIREMENTS :
Anderson, Jack. BALLET AND MODERN DANCE: A CONCISE
Cohen, Selma Jean. DANCE AS A THEATRE ART
***Handouts as indicated***
REGULAR CLASS ATTENDANCE. This will
be crucial as much of our "video viewing" will be in class and there
will be NO WAY to make-up what you miss.
During the course of the semester you must demonstrate
that you have met the objectives stated above. There will be:
In-class Writing Assignments [5 of 7 are
required] -- [25% of grade]
A Midterm: Tuesday, February 10, 2009 [25%
assignment. Due at last class [35% of grade]
A Final Exam
[15% of grade]