Methods of Teaching World Dance

Methods of Teaching World Dance
 Hours2.0 Credit, 2.0 Lecture, 3.0 Lab
 RecommendedDance 170 or equivalent.
 ProgramsContaining DANCE 376
Course Outcomes

Steps, Formations and Positions

1. Students will study logical progressions in the breakdown of steps, formations and positions

Verbal Cue Delivery

2. Students will learn to communicate specific verbal cues in the delivery of content

Calling Ahead Techniques

3. Students will develop calling ahead techniques

Class Management

4. Students will learn the mechanics of class structure and management

Styling and Technique

5. Students will demonstrate correct styling and technique

World Dance Descriptions

6. Students will learn how to read and understand world dance descriptions

Group Teaching Skills

7. Students will learn the skills in successfully teaching large groups in a recreational setting

Teaching and Learning Philosophy

8. Students will develop and actualize a clear philosophy of teaching and learning as it related to dance