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Academic Year 2005/2006
Jazz Dance I
DANC 208 FA
This course may be repeated for credit.
This course will take a historical look at jazz movement, the early elements and development of jazz dance and how it coincides with the music of jazz and the life conditions of the Afro-American people. The three
areas to be covered are (1) traditional African elements (2) plantation dance of release and relief and (3) early postslavery dance favorites.
Selected short readings from periodicals
EXAMINATIONS AND ASSIGNMENTS
Participation in "Worlds of Dance Concert" in December. Written final exam.
ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS and/or COMMENTS
Regular Registration. If not accepted during registration, go to first class dressed to dance.
Gen Ed Area Dept:
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- Instructor(s): Burton,Ronald
- Times: ..T.R.. 01:00PM-02:30PM; Location: SDC;
- Reserved Seats: (Total Limit: 35)
- SR. major: 2 Jr. major: 3
- SR. non-major: 11 Jr. non-major: 11 SO: 5 FR: 3
- Curricular Renewal: Reading Non-Verbal Texts, Writing, Focused Inquiry Course
Last Updated on MAR-30-2006
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