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DAN 1155 Dance History

Historical development of dance from the earliest beginnings to the Renaissance birth of ballet to the twentieth-century emergence of modern dance.

Division: Liberal Arts, Communication and Social Sciences
Department: Dance
Repeatable Credit: No
Offered Online: No

Prereqs: NONE  


  • Differentiate among various dance forms throughout periods of dance history.
  • Demonstrate understanding of the progression of dance through periods of history and specific individuals, and have a chronological concept of dance events and periods through history.
  • Demonstrate understanding of the role dance has played socially and culturally through history.

Credit Hours: 3

Classroom Hours: 3