Maymester: May 15 - June 2, 2017

DNCE 4047: Hip-Hop Dance History
3 credits taught by Larry Southall
9:00 – noon Monday through Friday, University Theatre Building, C342
Addresses the origin and evolution of American Hip-Hop dance rooted in a theoretical structure that springs from the elemental nature of the African Diaspora.  Emphasis placed on the social, political, and economic environment in which it was fashioned.  Pioneers, innovators, terminology, and styles will be identified.  Course includes lectures, readings, audio/video analysis and discussion.

Augmester: August 7 - August 24, 2017

DNCE 4037: Looking at Dance (Lit & Arts Core Requirement)
3 credits taught by Lauren Beale
9:00 – noon Monday through Friday, University Theatre Building, C342
Focuses on the development of perceptual, descriptive, and analytical skills as well as the ability to apply cultural and critical theory to 20th and 21st century concert dance. Specific pieces of choreography are looked at from a broad range of perspectives. Recommended prereq. or coreq., a Human Diversity core requirement course.  Approved for arts and sciences core curriculum: literature and the arts.

Session BD1/10 weeks: June 5 - August 11, 2017

DNCE 4939 section 840: Senior Project Dance Internship
variable credits (1 – 3), Erika Randall
Provides an opportunity for upper-division dance majors to serve apprenticeships in the community in work areas related to their major interests and career goals. Internships are available in areas such as arts administration, dance therapy, and technical production. May be repeated up to 3 total credit hours. Prereqs., 30 credit hours in dance.

Graduate sections of DNCE 5849: Independent Study, 5919: Technique Practicum, 6849: Independent Study and 6969: Graduate Project