Dance History from 1850

Dance History from 1850
Survey of dance in modern and postmodern historical periods, emphasizing dance of Western civilization.
DANCE
461
 Hours2.0 Credit, 2.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesNone
 RecommendedDance 460.
 TaughtWinter
Course Outcomes

Dance History: 1850 to Present

1. Students will critically analyze, synthesize, and internalize key Western dance history information focusing on 1850 to the present. (To be evaluated via midterm and final written examinations)

Dance Analysis and Writing

2. Students will analyze current dance and culturally related issues in contemporary society; and articulate them verbally and in written form through class discussion and completion of course assignments. (To be evaluated via written response questions)

Research Concepts and Methodology

3. Students will apply basic historical research concepts and methodology to strengthen personal research processes and products. (To be evaluated via unit assignments)

MLA Style

4. Students will become competent in the use of MLA documentation style and format through application in relevant course assignments. (To be evaluated via formal documentation associated with unit assignments)