Irish Dance, Beginning

Irish Dance, Beginning
Introduction to Irish dance technique--soft and hard shoe--at a begining level. Instruction in solo and figure dances as well as some cultural background information about music, costumes, traditions and on-going development in this style of dance.
 Hours1.0 Credit, 0.0 Lecture, 3.0 Lab
 ProgramsContaining DANCE 174
Course Outcomes

Irish Dance Beginning

1. learn basic Irish step dancing skills on a beginning technique level

2. increase technique, stamina, and foot work

3. enhance rhythmical and musical skills and awareness

4. learn a variety of team figure dances and solo dances

5. develop a greater appreciation and understanding of music, costume and historical facts