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    Palo Alto College
   
 
  Oct 23, 2017
 
 
    
Palo Alto College Schedule/Catalog 2012-2013 [Archived Catalog]

Dance: Associate of Arts, concentration in Dance


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The Associate of Arts Degree (AA) with a concentration in Dance is designed for students planning to transfer to a four-year university to major or minor in dance, and will benefit any student planning to enter a dance-related profession, including dance performance and direction, primary or secondary dance education, arts administration, or dance for physical fitness.

A comprehensive dance education will develop skills required to create, perform, communicate and understand dance.  These skills are acquired through the study of technique, improvisation, choreography, performance, history, culture and anatomy.  Students who declare dance as their concentration should be advised by a member of the dance faculty when selecting their courses.

Degree Requirements (Total Credit Hours 60)


Communication (9 Hours)


 
 
Select 1 course from the Additional Communication (11) Core   

Mathematics (3 Hours)


Select 1 course from the Mathematics (20) Core 

Natural Sciences (6 Hours)


Select 2 courses from the Natural Sciences (30) Core 

Humanities & Visual/Performing Arts (9 Hours)


Humanities (3 Hours)

Select 1 course from Humanities (40) Core 

Additional Humanities (3 Hours)

Select 1 course from Additional Humanities (41) Core 

Visual and Performing Arts (3 Hours)

Social and Behavioral Sciences (15 Hours)


Select 2 courses from the Government (70) Core 
Select 2 courses from the History (60) Core   
Select 1 course from the Social and Behavioral Sciences (80) Core   

NOTES:


Courses from the Additional Requirements area may not be used to satisfy Core Curriculum requirements.
# Course not offered at Palo Alto College
CIP Code: 50.0301
Major Code: DANC

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