GLENDALE COMMUNITY COLLEGE

CHOREOGRAPHIC STUDIES AND DANCE TECHNIQUES

Students will be able to interpret technical dance skills using correct body alignment and muscle coordination, and compare various dance forms in relation to historical and cultural context.
All courses used to satisfy the major for the Associate in Arts degree must be completed with a grade of "C" or better.

 
PREREQUISITE COURSE REQUIRED COURSES FOR MAJOR UNITS
  BIOL 120 Human Anatomy 5
  

DANCE 100

Survey of Dance History

3

DANCE 110 or equivalent

DANCE 111

Ballet Technique II

2

DANCE 115 or equivalent

DANCE 116

Modern Dance Technique II

2

DANCE 120 or equivalent

DANCE 121

Jazz Technique II

2

DANCE 124 or equivalent

DANCE 129

Hip-Hop II

1.5

DANCE 101, 110, 115, 120, 124, or equivalent

DANCE 130

Choreography

1.5

DANCE 116, 122, or equivalent
DANCE 116, 122, or equivalent

DANCE 135* or
DANCE 136*

Dance Production – Repertoire
Dance Production – Student Choreography

2.5 or
2.5



Corequisite: T ART 103

DANCE 127 or
DANCE 128 or
DANCE 140

Salsa I
Middle Eastern Dance
Movement for Theatre I

1.5 or
1.5 or
1

  TOTAL UNITS REQUIRED 20.5-21
* An audition may be required.
NOTE: ADDITIONAL COURSEWORK MIGHT BE REQUIRED IF PREREQUISITES ARE NOT MET.  SEE A COUNSELOR TO PREPARE A STUDENT EDUCATIONAL PLAN.
 

August 2014 GCC Catalog 2014-2015
Important Notice: In the event of a discrepancy between the information presented above and the online and/or print versions of the GCC Catalog, please contact a counselor or the office of Admissions and Records.

Choreographic Studies and Dance Techniques (2012-2013 catalog)
Choreographic Studies and Dance Techniques (2011-2012 catalog)
Choreographic Studies and Dance Techniques (2009-2010 catalog)