Bachelor of Arts - Dance: Curriculum Map


Curriculum Map

                 Program Goals College Goals
Course  1 2 3 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
DAN 103 Yes Yes Yes                 Yes    
DAN 111-113 Yes Yes                        
DAN 114,124 Yes Yes                   Yes*    
DAN 115,125 Yes Yes                   Yes*    
DAN 116,126 Yes Yes                   Yes*    
DAN 117,127 Yes Yes                   Yes*    
DAN 118,128 Yes Yes                   Yes*    
DAN 140-141 Yes Yes                        
DAN 146 Yes Yes                        
DAN 147-148 Yes Yes                        
DAN 150 Yes Yes Yes                      
DAN 195-196 Yes Yes Yes       Yes*              
DAN 205-209 Yes Yes                        
DAN 210-214 Yes Yes                        
DAN 215-216 Yes Yes Yes                      
DAN 230 Yes Yes                        
DAN 235 Yes Yes                        
DAN 236 Yes Yes                        
DAN 240-241 Yes Yes                        
DAN 250-251 Yes Yes                        
DAN 252 Yes Yes Yes               Yes      
DAN 253 Yes Yes Yes                      
DAN 254 Yes Yes Yes                      
DAN 255 Yes Yes                        
DAN 256 Yes Yes Yes                      
DAN 265 Yes Yes                        
DAN 272 Yes Yes Yes     Yes                
DAN 290/309 Yes Yes Yes                      
DAN 295 Yes Yes                        
DAN 299 Yes Yes                        
DAN 300-301 Yes Yes Yes                      
DAN 310 Yes Yes Yes                      
DAN 320 Yes Yes Yes                      
DAN 330 Yes Yes Yes                      
DAN 340 Yes Yes Yes                      
DAN 360 Yes Yes                        
DAN 390 Yes Yes Yes                      

* Fulfillment requires completion of both courses

Program Goals

  1. Students will be to physically and intellectually demonstrate mastery of dance technique, vocabulary, and compositional skills.
  2. Students will be able to critically interpret, analyze and synthesize issues and topics of the world dance scene and be able to integrate cross-disciplinary knowledge.
  3. Students will be able to participate actively and collaboratively within the global community and be able to extend oneself beyond the dance community.

General Education / Liberal Education Requirements (College Goals)

  1. Students must demonstrate proficiency in written communication.
  2. Students must demonstrate proficiency in a foreign language through the intermediate level.
  3. Students must become informed global citizens and gain intercultural awareness through a study abroad experience.
  4. Students must become acquainted with different ages, societies, and cultures and learn how to use a variety of historical sources.
  5. Students must be able to reason abstractly and appreciate the elegance of abstract structure.
  6. Students must understand the methods of scientific discovery and experimental design.
  7. Students must acquire problem-solving and research capability by identifying, locating, evaluating, and effectively using information.
  8. Students must be able to analyze and understand the creative process, assimilate experience, and communicate it.
  9. Students must be able to interpret words, images, objects, and/or actions that are expressions of human culture.
  10. Students must understand the complex nature of social structures and/or human relationships that involve issues of inequality and difference.
  11. Students must explore ecological, policy, social, cultural, and/or historical dimensions of human relationship to the environment.