Ballet Technique 2

Ballet Technique 2
 Hours2.5 Credit, 0.0 Lecture, 7.5 Lab
 PrerequisitesDance 290 or equivalent.
 TaughtFall, Winter, Spring, Summer
 ProgramsContaining DANCE 291R
Course Outcomes

Intermediate Beginning Ballet Technique

TECHNIQUE OBJECTIVE 1. Acquire a degree of mastery in intermediate beginning ballet technique. These basic skills will be accomplished through active class participation and the practice of the movement vocabulary listed in the appendix. Please consult the appendix for the specific criteria and standards.

Postural Awareness

TECHNIQUE OBJECTIVE 2. Increase postural awareness; begin to correct imperfections; add physical strength, endurance, flexibility, extension, coordination, grace, precision and elevation; and improve the health and appearance of the physical body.

French Ballet Terminology and Technique

WRITING OBJECTIVE 1. Acquire a working knowledge of French ballet terminology and the correct execution for the technique appropriate at this level, then pass an objective written exam prepared by the Ballet Division.

Participation Objective

Each student will:

  1. Participate fully in the technique class by dancing each class period and pass the required technique exam at the end of the semester/term, being graded on the movement vocabulary detailed in the appendix.