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  Jan 29, 2020
 
Palo Alto College 2009-2010 Academic Catalog 
    
Palo Alto College 2009-2010 Academic Catalog [Archived Catalog]

Dance, A.A.


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The Dance program is offered by the Fine & Performing Arts/Speech Communication Department. It provides credit for the fine arts and kinesiology courses required by the Palo Alto College Core Curriculum. The department also offers options for further studies in the field of Dance. The Associate of Arts in Dance prepares students for professions in recreational dance, primary and secondary dance education, dance performance and dance for physical fitness. Careers in Dance may include work in community recreational centers, health and fitness clubs, private dance schools, senior and youth centers, primary and secondary education, dance therapy, fine arts performance, and entertainment.

Dance courses will transfer to four-year institutions with Dance and Dance Education degrees including Texas State University-San Marcos, Sam Houston State University, University of Texas at Austin, University of Texas - Pan American, University of Northern Iowa, and University of Wisconsin-Madison. Please consult with your faculty advisor for further information on Dance degrees offered by these and other institutions.
 

Associate of Arts in Dance (3054)


Communication (9 Hours)


 
 
Select 1 course from the Additional Communication (11) Core   

Mathematics (3 Hours)


Natural Sciences (7 Hours)


Select 2 courses from the Natural Sciences (30) Core 

Humanities & Visual/Performing Arts (9 Hours)


 
Select 1 course from the Humanities (40) Core 
Select 1 course from the Additional Humanities (41) Core 

Social and Behavioral Sciences (15 Hours)


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

Kinesiology/Dance (2 Hours)


Two hours required from the Kinesiology (90) Core   

Transfer Degree Note:


Courses from the Additional Requirements area may not be used to satisfy Core Curriculum requirements.

Total Hours 60


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