Dance Accompaniment - Minor

College of the Arts
School of Theatre and Dance - Dance Division
D101 Center for the Performing Arts
Kent Campus
330-672-2069
dance@kent.edu
www.kent.edu/theatredance


Description

The Dance Accompaniment minor provides an understanding of the techniques and skill necessary for musicians to provide live accompaniment for modern dance and ballet techniques classes.

Fully Offered At:

  • Kent Campus

Admission Requirements

Admission to a minor is open to students enrolled in a bachelor’s degree, the A.A.B. or A.A.S. degree or the A.T.S. degree (not Individualized Program major). Students enrolled only in the A.A. or A.S. degree or the A.T.S. degree in Individualized Program may not declare a minor. Students may not pursue a minor and a major in the same discipline.

  • Minimum 2.500 overall GPA to declare the minor; or if freshman, no GPA is required.

Minor Requirements

[DANA]

Minor Requirements
DAN 17001STUDIO MODERN I 1
or DAN 17010 STUDIO BALLET I
DAN 27076DANCE AS AN ART FORM (DIVG) (KFA) 3
DAN 28010DANCE ACCOMPANIMENT LABORATORY I (must be taken twice) 14
DAN 38001APPLIED SKILLS FOR DANCE ACCOMPANIMENT (must be taken twice)4
DAN 38010DANCE ACCOMPANIMENT LABORATORY II (course is repeatable)4
Choose from the following:2-3
DANCE ACCOMPANIMENT LABORATORY II (2 credits in addition to the required 4 credit hours above)
DANCE HISTORY II (WIC)
INDIVIDUAL INVESTIGATION IN DANCE
Minimum Total Credit Hours:18
1

Students who are not enrolled in a School of Music Major program, or whose major applied instrument is neither piano nor percussion, are required to meet with the Dance Music Director before enrolling in DAN 28010

Graduation Requirement

Minimum Minor GPA
2.500