Dance - 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 minor provides students with a brief understanding of dance through its contemporary applications. An audition is required to be accepted into the minor.

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.

Minor Requirements

[DANC]

Minor Requirements
DAN 17053PRINCIPLES OF DANCE MECHANICS I 2
DAN 27074DANCE COMPOSITION I 3
Dance Techniques Lower-Dvision Electives, choose from the following:9
STUDIO MODERN I
STUDIO MODERN DANCE II
STUDIO JAZZ I
STUDIO JAZZ II
STUDIO TAP I
STUDIO TAP II
STUDIO BALLET I
STUDIO BALLET II
STUDIO BALLET III
STUDIO AFRICAN DANCE I
STUDIO SWING DANCE I
STUDIO HIP HOP I
STUDIO HIP HOP II
FUNDAMENTALS OF BALLET AND MODERN DANCE
MODERN DANCE TECHNIQUE I-A 1
BALLET I-A 1
MODERN DANCE TECHNIQUE I-B 1
BALLET I-B 1
JAZZ STYLES I
MODERN DANCE TECHNIQUE II-A 1
BALLET II-A 1
JAZZ STYLES II
MODERN DANCE TECHNIQUE II-B 1
BALLET II-B 1
Dance (DAN) Upper-Division Electives, choose from the following:6
DANCE COMPOSITION II
PRINCIPLES OF DANCE MECHANICS II
DANCE FOR CHILDREN
METHODS AND MATERIALS OF DANCE
BALLET III-A 1
MODERN DANCE TECHNIQUE III-A 1
DANCE COMPOSITION III
DANCE AND TECHNOLOGY
BALLET III-B 1
MODERN DANCE TECHNIQUE III-B
DANCE PRACTICUM (ELR) 2
MUSIC FOR DANCERS
PROFESSIONAL ASPECTS IN DANCE
DANCE HISTORY I
JAZZ STYLES III
SPECIAL TOPICS IN DANCE
DANCE HISTORY II (WIC)
JAZZ STYLES IV
INDIVIDUAL INVESTIGATION IN DANCE
Minimum Total Credit Hours:20
1

Students must audition for placement

2

Additional concert audition may be required

Graduation Requirement

Minimum Minor GPA
2.250