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2023-2024 University Catalog 
2023-2024 University Catalog

DANC 251 Critical Dance Studies 1

3 credits 45.0 hours
200 level undergraduate course

The study of the interaction between dance and the society in which it develops, emphasizing the changing role and nature of dance. Critical Dance Studies 1 attempts to go as far back as history can go, examining dance as an important part of culture in the form of ritual and ceremony, and looking at its transition into the marketplace.

Prerequisites WRIT*102, WRIT*102H, or DANC*150

Priority enrollment to majors in the School of Dance.
This course is not repeatable for credit.
This course can fulfill a discipline history elective, critical studies elective, or general elective requirement.