AA Degree

An Associate of Arts Degree with a major in Dance is conferred when a student successfully completes the dance program of study and performance in cojunction with the fulfillment of their general education requirements.

REQUIRED CORE: (19 UNITS)

DANC 100 Dance Appreciation 3 units

DANC 101 History of Dance 3 units

DANC 105 Introduction to Dance Movement 3 units

DANC 106A Beginning Ballet 2 units

DANC 106B Intermediate Ballet 2 units

DANC 108A Dance, Modern, Beginning 2 units

DANC 108B Dance, Modern, Intermediate 2 units

DANC 110 Commercial Dance 2 units

Plus 4 Elective Units from the Courses Listed Below 4

Total                                                                23 Units

 

SELECT A MINIMUM OF 4 UNITS FROM THE COURSES LISTED BELOW

 

Choreography or Performance Electives

DANC 120 Partnering for Dance 2 units

DANC 130A Beginning Choreography 2 units

DANC 130B Intermediate Choreography 2 units

DANC 133 Dance Production 2 units

DANC 134 Dance Performance 2 units

DANC 135 Dance Workshop 2 units

DANC 136 Dance Repertory 2 units

DANC 150 Rehearsal for Formal Dance Concerts 2 units

DANC 151 Rehearsal for Informal Dance Showcases 2 units

 

Other Elective Courses

DANC 50 Individualized Dance Development 1 unit

DANC 107 Ballet Variations 2 units

DANC 108C Dance, Modern, Advanced 2 units

DANC 109 Introduction to Dance Cultures of the World 2 units

DANC 112 Contemporary Modern Dance 2 units

DANC 121 Latin Social Dance 2 units

DANC 122 Middle Eastern Dance 2 units

DANC 123 African Dance 2 units

DANC 124 Introduction to Hip Hop Dance 2 units

DANC 125 Introduction to Ballroom Dance 2 units

DANC 126 Hip Hop Dance Trends 2 units

DANC 132 Dance of Digital Technology 3 units

DANC 131 Dance Notation 3 units

DANC 140 Beginning Jazz Dance 2 units

DANC 141 Intermediate Jazz Dance 2 units

DANC 142 Beginning Tap Dance 2 units

DANC 143 Intermediate Tap Dance 2 units

DANC 144 Dance for Musical Theatre 2 units

 

ASSOCIATE IN ARTS DEGREE REQUIREMENTS

Complete 60 units to include (1) the above required courses, (2) Complete the General Education requirements to achieve a minimum of 60 Units.