Undergraduate Minor Requirement Tracking Sheet
18-19 Dance Minor Tracking Sheet

The minor in dance is designed to provide the student with a broad overview of dance as an art form.  

Minimum Total Hours: 20
Minimum Upper Division Hours: 9
Minimum grade in dance courses: C-
GPA for all dance courses: 2.0
Transfer hours: maximum of 9 total credit hours, maximum of 6 upper division hours

Select two of the following three-credit courses
DNCE 1017: Dance In Popular Culture & Media (fall and spring)
DNCE 1027: Dance In Culture (fall)
DNCE 4017: Dancing Histories (fall)
DNCE 4037: Contemporary Concert Dance (spring)
DNCE 4047: Hip-Hop Dance History (fall and spring)

Select at least four credits of technique courses (which could also include DNCE 1013) 
DNCE 1000, 1020, 3001 – All levels of non-major contemporary
DNCE 1013 Dance Improvisation
DNCE 1100, 1120, 2141, 3161*, 4181* All levels of ballet - 1 cr each
DNCE 1200, 1220, 3241, 4261* - All levels of jazz - 1 cr each
DNCE 1301, 3301* – all levels of Hip-Hop – 2 cr each
DNCE 1901, 2901*, 3901* Dance Technique – Topical courses – 1-3 cr
DNCE 2021* 3041*, 4061* - All levels of technique designed for majors, audition required - 2 cr each
DNCE 2501 African Dance - 2 cr
DNCE 2701 Contact Improvisation – 2 cr
DNCE 4701 Contact Improvisation 2 – 2 cr
DNCE 3601* Alexander Technique – 2 cr

* Section 801 = controlled enrollment. Enrollment by audition or consent of instructor. See course notes in CU-SIS

Select remaining credits from the elective course list
Any course listed below may satisfy the requirements of the dance minor. Please note that some upper division courses may require prerequisites. There is no way to give priority to minor students during registration but many waitlists are designed to move minors to the top.

DNCE 1012 Dance Production – 2 cr
DNCE 1908 First Year Seminar – 1 cr.
DNCE 3005 Movement Awareness/Injury Prevention - 3 cr
DNCE 3014 Rhythmic Skills for Dancers- 2 cr
DNCE 3024 Musical Resources
DNCE 3033 Choreographic Resources - 3 cr
DNCE 3035 Production Practicums in Dance
DNCE 3043 Choreographic Process - 3 cr
DNCE 4023 Performance Improvisation - 2 cr
RLST 3838 Dancing, Religion and Culture
DNCE 4036 Methods of Teaching Dance - 3 cr
THTR 3055 Lighting Design I - 3 cr
DNCE 4038*Repertory – 1-3 cr
ARSC 4040 Special Topics
DNCE 4939 Sr Project-Internship – 1-3 cr
THTR 3075 Sound Design - 3 cr
DNCE 1849, 2849, 3849, 4849 Ind Study – 1-3 cr
THTR 4029 Perf & Community Engagement - 3 cr
DNCE 4909 Special Topics 1-3 cr
THTR 4039 Musical Theatre Repertory - 3 cr
DNCE 4919 Dance Practicum – 1-3 crs
THTR 4073 Performing Voices of Women - 3 cr
THTR 1003 Acting – 1 – 3 cr
THTR 4095 Projection Design - 3 cr