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DANC 1101 (1 Credit Hours)
Offered at BHC, EFC, MVC

Composition I
This is a Texas Common Course Number.
Prerequisite: Demonstrated competence approved by the instructor.
Course Description: Development of basic principles and theories involved in composition are studied. Emphasis is placed on movement principles, group and structural forms. (2 Lab.)
Coordinating Board Academic Approval Number 5003015526


DANC 1102 (1 Credit Hours)
Offered at BHC, EFC, MVC

Composition II
This is a Texas Common Course Number.
Prerequisite: Dance 1101 and demonstrated competence approved by the instructor.
Course Description: This course is a continuation of Dance 1101. (2 Lab.)
Coordinating Board Academic Approval Number 5003015526


DANC 1103 (1 Credit Hours)
Offered at BHC

Dance Composition III
This is a Texas Common Course Number.
Prerequisite: DANC 1102 and demonstrated competence approved by instructor.
Course Description: This course is a continuation of DANC 1102. More complex structures and patterning. (2 Lab.)
Coordinating Board Academic Approval Number 5003015526


DANC 1110 (1 Credit Hours)
Offered at BHC, CVC, EFC, MVC, RLC

Tap I
This course is considered as a PHED activity course.
Course Description: This course explores basic tap techniques. Emphasis on technique development and familiarity with traditional tap rhythms and steps. (1 Lec., 1 Lab.)
Coordinating Board Academic Approval Number 5003015226


DANC 1111 (1 Credit Hours)
Offered at BHC, CVC, EFC, MVC, RLC

Tap II
This is a Texas Common Course Number.
Prerequisite: DANC 1110 or demonstrated competence approved by instructor.
Course Description: This course continues and further develops an exploration of DANC 1110. (1 Lec., 1 Lab.)
Coordinating Board Academic Approval Number 5003015226


DANC 1112 (1 Credit Hours)
Offered at MVC

Coaching and Repertoire
This is a Texas Common Course Number.
Prerequisite: Demonstrated competence approved by the instructor.
Course Description: This course continues and further develops an exploration of DANC 1110. This course is cross-listed as DANC 1212. The student may register for either DANC 1112 or DANC 1212 but may receive credit for only one of the two. (2 Lab.)
Coordinating Board Academic Approval Number 5003015326


DANC 1113 (1 Credit Hours)
Offered at BHC, MVC

Improvisation
This is a Texas Common Course Number.
Prerequisite: DANC 1248,DANC 1342, or DANC 1346.
Course Description: This course consists of creative problem-solving utilizing basic elements of design. This course is cross-listed as DANC 1213. The student may register for either DANC 1113 or DANC 1213 but may receive credit for only one of the two. (2 Lab.)
Coordinating Board Academic Approval Number 5003015326


DANC 1122 (1 Credit Hours)
Offered at BHC, RLC

Hip Hop I
This is a Texas Common Course Number.
Course Description: This course explores basic Hip Hop styles. Emphasis is on technique development and familiarity with contemporary meters and rhythms. (1 Lec., 1 Lab.)
Coordinating Board Academic Approval Number 5003015226


DANC 1123 (1 Credit Hours)
Offered at BHC, RLC

Hip Hop II
This is a Texas Common Course Number.
Prerequisite: DANC 1122 or demonstrated competence approved by instructor.
Course Description: This course continues and further develops an exploration of DANC 1122. (1 Lec., 1 Lab.)
Coordinating Board Academic Approval Number 5003015226


DANC 1128 (1 Credit Hours)
Offered at BHC, EFC

Ballroom I
This is a Texas Common Course Number.
Course Description: Various styles of ballroom dance are studied with emphasis on basic patterns and rhythms. Some partnering work. (1 Lec., 1 Lab.)
Coordinating Board Academic Approval Number 5003015226


DANC 1129 (1 Credit Hours)
Offered at BHC, EFC

Ballroom II
This is a Texas Common Course Number.
Prerequisite: DANC 1128.
Course Description: A continuation of Ballroom I. Increased complexity of patterns, rhythms, and partnering. Emphasis on style, ease of movement, and development of personal style. (1 Lec., 1 Lab.)
Coordinating Board Academic Approval Number 5003015226


DANC 1141 (1 Credit Hours)
Offered at BHC, EFC, MVC, RLC

Body Conditioning
This is a Texas Common Course Number.
Course Description: Stretching and toning of the dancer's instrument. This course is cross-listed as DANC 1341. The student may register for either DANC 1141 or DANC 1341 but may receive credit for only one of the two. (1 Lec., 1 Lab.)
Coordinating Board Academic Approval Number 5003015226


DANC 1142 (1 Credit Hours)
Offered at BHC, MVC, RLC

Body Conditioning II
This is a Texas Common Course Number.
Prerequisite: DANC 1141.
Course Description: Continuation of DANC 1141. This course is cross-listed as DANC 1342. The student may register for either DANC 1142 or DANC 1342 but may receive credit for only one of the two. (1 Lec., 1 Lab.)
Coordinating Board Academic Approval Number 5003015226


DANC 1149 (1 Credit Hours)
Offered at BHC, MVC

Folklorico I
This is a Texas Common Course Number.
Course Description: A study of latin dance forms. (1 Lec., 1 Lab.)
Coordinating Board Academic Approval Number 5003015226


DANC 1150 (1 Credit Hours)
Offered at BHC, MVC

Folklorico II
This is a Texas Common Course Number.
Course Description: A continuation of Folklorico I. (1 Lec., 1 Lab.)
Coordinating Board Academic Approval Number 5003015226


DANC 1151 (1 Credit Hours)
Offered at BHC, CVC, EFC, MVC

Rehearsal and Performance I
This is a Texas Common Course Number.
Course Description: This course supplements beginning dance technique classes. Basic concepts of approaching work on the concert stage: stage directions, stage areas, and the craft involved in rehearsing and performing are emphasized. This course is cross-listed as DANC 1351. The student may register for either DANC 1151 or DANC 1351 but may receive credit for only one of the two. (4 Lab.)
Coordinating Board Academic Approval Number 5003015226


DANC 1152 (1 Credit Hours)
Offered at BHC, CVC, EFC, MVC

Rehearsal and Performance II
This is a Texas Common Course Number.
Prerequisite: DANC 1151 or demonstrated competence approved by the instructor.
Course Description: This course supplements intermediate dance technique classes. It is a continuation of DANC 1151 with emphasis on more advanced concepts as they apply to actual rehearsals and performances. This course is cross-listed as DANC 1352. The student may register for either DANC 1152 or DANC 1352 but may receive credit for only one of the two. (4 Lab.)
Coordinating Board Academic Approval Number 5003015226


DANC 1212 (2 Credit Hours)
Offered at BHC, CVC, MVC

Dance Practicum I
This is a Texas Common Course Number.
Course Description: A practicum and production in dance. The production portion will be a culmination experience that applies concepts to the practicum of dance as a performing art. This course is cross-listed as DANC 1112. The student may register for either DANC 1112 or DANC 1212 but may receive credit for only one of the two. (2 Lec., 1 Lab.)
Coordinating Board Academic Approval Number 5003015326

* Note: This Course Description includes updates that were added after it was originally published on May 28, 2013. (Original) | (Changes)


DANC 1213 (2 Credit Hours)
Offered at BHC, CVC, EFC, MVC

Dance Practicum II
This is a Texas Common Course Number.
Course Description: A continuation of Level I with a deeper exploration of more complex concepts and dance lighting awareness. This course is cross-listed as DANC 1113. The student may register for either DANC 1113 or DANC 1213 but may receive credit for only one of the two. (2 Lec., 1 Lab.)
Coordinating Board Academic Approval Number 5003015326

* Note: This Course Description includes updates that were added after it was originally published on May 28, 2013. (Original) | (Changes)


DANC 1222 (2 Credit Hours)
Offered at BHC, EFC, MVC, RLC

Hip Hop I
This is a Texas Common Course Number.
Course Description: This course explores basic Hip Hop styles. Emphasis is on technique development and familiarity with contemporary meters and rhythms. (1 Lec., 2 Lab.)
Coordinating Board Academic Approval Number 5003015226


DANC 1223 (2 Credit Hours)
Offered at BHC, EFC, MVC, RLC

Hip Hop II
This is a Texas Common Course Number.
Prerequisite: DANC 1222 or demonstrated competence approved by instructor.
Course Description: This course continues and further develops an exploration of DANC 1222. (1 Lec., 2 Lab.)
Coordinating Board Academic Approval Number 5003015226


DANC 1245 (2 Credit Hours)
Offered at BHC, MVC, RLC

Modern Dance I
This is a Texas Common Course Number. This is a Core Curriculum course selected by the colleges of DCCCD.
Prerequisite: One semester of ballet.
Course Description: This course explores basic modern techniques. Emphasis is on technique development, and familiarity with contemporary dance meters and rhythms. This course is cross-listed as DANC 1345. The student may register for either DANC 1245 or DANC 1345 but may receive credit for only one of the two. (1 Lec., 2 Lab.)
Coordinating Board Academic Approval Number 5003015226


DANC 1246 (2 Credit Hours)
Offered at BHC, MVC, RLC

Modern Dance II
This is a Texas Common Course Number.
Prerequisite: DANC 1245.
Course Description: This course continues and further develops an exploration of Dance 1245. This course is cross-listed as DANC 1346. The student may register for either DANC 1246 or DANC 1346 but may receive credit for only one of the two. (1 Lec., 2 Lab)
Coordinating Board Academic Approval Number 5003015226


DANC 1247 (2 Credit Hours)
Offered at BHC, RLC

Jazz I
This is a Texas Common Course Number.
Course Description: The basic skills of jazz dance are introduced. Emphasis is on technique and development, rhythm awareness, jazz styles, and rhythmic combinations of movement. This course was previously cross listed as DANC 1147. The student may receive credit for only one of the two, either DANC 1247 or DANC 1147. (1 Lec., 2 Lab.)
Coordinating Board Academic Approval Number 5003015226


DANC 1248 (2 Credit Hours)
Offered at BHC, RLC

Jazz II
This is a Texas Common Course Number.
Prerequisite: DANC 1247 or demonstrated competence approved by the instructor.
Course Description: Work on skills and style in jazz dance is continued. Technical skills, combinations of steps into dance patterns, and exploration of composition in jazz form are emphasized. This course was previously cross listed as DANC 1148. The student may receive credit for only one of the two, either DANC 1248 or DANC 1148. (1 Lec., 2 Lab.)
Coordinating Board Academic Approval Number 5003015226


DANC 1305 (3 Credit Hours)
Offered at BHC, EFC, MVC, NLC

World Dance I
This is a Texas Common Course Number.
Prerequisite: One completed semester of dance.
Course Description: Instruction in dance form from at least three major cultures. Cultural origins, significance and motivation, as well as the use of costumes will be explored. (2 Lec., 2 Lab.)
Coordinating Board Academic Approval Number 5003015626


DANC 1306 (3 Credit Hours)
Offered at BHC, MVC, NLC

World Dance II
This is a Texas Common Course Number.
Prerequisite: DANC 1305.
Course Description: Continuation of DANC 1305. (2 Lec., 2 Lab.)
Coordinating Board Academic Approval Number 5003015626


DANC 1341 (3 Credit Hours)
Offered at BHC, CVC, EFC, MVC, NLC, RLC

Ballet I
This is a Texas Common Course Number. This is a Core Curriculum course selected by the colleges of DCCCD.
Course Description: This course explores basic ballet structure and terminology. Included are posture, balance, coordination, rhythm, and flow of physical energy through the art form. Instruction in beginning adagio, petit allegro, grand allegro, inside and outside turns and various jumps are studied. This course is cross-listed as DANC 1141. The student may register for either DANC 1141 or DANC 1341 but may receive credit for only one of the two. (2 Lec., 2 Lab.)
Coordinating Board Academic Approval Number 5003015226


DANC 1342 (3 Credit Hours)
Offered at BHC, CVC, EFC, MVC, NLC, RLC

Ballet II
This is a Texas Common Course Number.
Prerequisite: DANC 1341.
Course Description: This course is a continuation of Dance 1341. Emphasis is on body directions and stamina. More complex combinations using advanced patterning will be studied. This course is cross-listed as DANC 1142. The student may register for either DANC 1142 or DANC 1342 but may receive credit for only one of the two. (2 Lec., 2 Lab.)
Coordinating Board Academic Approval Number 5003015226


DANC 1345 (3 Credit Hours)
Offered at BHC, EFC, MVC, NLC, RLC

Modern I
This is a Texas Common Course Number.
Course Description: This course explores basic modern techniques. Emphasis is on technique development, and familiarity with contemporary meters and rhythms. An awareness of major influences on concert dance is developed. This course is cross-listed as DANC 1245. The student may register for either DANC 1245 or DANC 1345 but may receive credit for only one of the two. (2 Lec., 2 Lab.)
Coordinating Board Academic Approval Number 5003015226


DANC 1346 (3 Credit Hours)
Offered at BHC, EFC, MVC, NLC, RLC

Modern II
This is a Texas Common Course Number.
Prerequisite: DANC 1345.
Course Description: This course continues and further develops an exploration of Dance 1345. This course is cross-listed as DANC 1246. The student may register for either DANC 1246 or DANC 1346 but may receive credit for only one of the two. (2 Lec., 2 Lab.)
Coordinating Board Academic Approval Number 5003015226


DANC 1347 (3 Credit Hours)
Offered at BHC, CVC, EFC, MVC, NLC, RLC

Jazz I
This is a Texas Common Course Number. This is a Core Curriculum course selected by the colleges of DCCCD.
Course Description: The basic skills of jazz dance are introduced. Emphasis is on technique and development, rhythm awareness, jazz styles, and rhythmic combinations of movement. (2 Lec., 2 Lab.)
Coordinating Board Academic Approval Number 5003015226


DANC 1348 (3 Credit Hours)
Offered at BHC, CVC, EFC, MVC, NLC, RLC

Jazz II
This is a Texas Common Course Number.
Prerequisite: DANC 1347 or demonstrated competence approved by the instructor.
Course Description: Work on skills and style in jazz dance is continued. Technical skills, combinations of steps into dance patterns, and exploration of composition in jazz form are emphasized. (2 Lec., 2 Lab.)
Coordinating Board Academic Approval Number 5003015226


DANC 1351 (3 Credit Hours)
Offered at BHC, CVC, EFC, MVC, NLC, RLC

Dance Performance I
This is a Texas Common Course Number. This is a Core Curriculum course selected by the colleges of DCCCD.
Course Description: Instruction and participation in dance performance. This course is cross-listed as DANC 1151. The student may register for either DANC 1151 or DANC 1351 but may receive credit for only one of the two. (2 Lec., 4 Lab.)
Coordinating Board Academic Approval Number 5003015226

* Note: This Course Description includes updates that were added after it was originally published on May 28, 2013. (Original) | (Changes)


DANC 1352 (3 Credit Hours)
Offered at BHC, CVC, EFC, MVC, NLC, RLC

Dance Performance II
This is a Texas Common Course Number.
Course Description: Stretching and toning at the dancer's instrument. This course is cross-listed as DANC 1152. The student may register for either DANC 1152 or DANC 1352 but may receive credit for only one of the two. (2 Lec., 4 Lab.)
Coordinating Board Academic Approval Number 5003015226

* Note: This Course Description includes updates that were added after it was originally published on May 28, 2013. (Original) | (Changes)


DANC 2110 (1 Credit Hours)
Offered at BHC

Tap III
This is a Texas Common Course Number.
Prerequisite: DANC 1111 or demonstrated competence approved by instructor.
Course Description: This course continues and further develops an exploration of DANC 1111. Speed, clarity and styles will be emphasized. (1 Lec., 1 Lab.)
Coordinating Board Academic Approval Number 5003015226


DANC 2111 (1 Credit Hours)
Offered at BHC, MVC

Tap IV
This is a Texas Common Course Number.
Prerequisite: DANC 2110 or demonstrated competence approved by instructor.
Course Description: Students work on advanced tap sequences, styles, clarity and speed. (1 Lec., 1 Lab.)
Coordinating Board Academic Approval Number 5003015226


DANC 2112 (1 Credit Hours)
Course not offered this year at any colleges of DCCCD.

Vaudeville Dance I
This is a Texas Common Course Number.
Course Description: Practicum/Dance as a performing art. A study of American vaudeville, burlesque and exotic dance. Background history as well as movement vocabulary included. This course is cross-listed as DANC 2212. The student may register for either DANC 2112 or DANC 2212 but may receive credit for only one of the two. (1 Lec., 1 Lab.)
Coordinating Board Academic Approval Number 5003015326


DANC 2113 (1 Credit Hours)
Course not offered this year at any colleges of DCCCD.

Vaudeville Dance II
This is a Texas Common Course Number.
Prerequisite: DANC 2112.
Course Description: Continuation of DANC 2112. This course is cross-listed as DANC 2213. The student may register for either DANC 2113 or DANC 2213 but may receive credit for only one of the two. (1 Lec., 1 Lab.)
Coordinating Board Academic Approval Number 5003015326


DANC 2122 (1 Credit Hours)
Offered at BHC

Hip Hop III
This is a Texas Common Course Number.
Prerequisite: DANC 1122 and DANC 1123.
Course Description: Choreographic Hip-Hop and jazz-fusion. (1 Lec., 1 Lab.)
Coordinating Board Academic Approval Number 5003015226


DANC 2123 (1 Credit Hours)
Offered at BHC

Hip Hop IV
This is a Texas Common Course Number.
Prerequisite: DANC 1122, DANC 1123 and DANC 2122.
Course Description: A study of techniques, styles and vocabulary of dancing for music videos, television and commercial work. (1 Lec., 1 Lab.)
Coordinating Board Academic Approval Number 5003015226


DANC 2141 (1 Credit Hours)
Offered at BHC, EFC

Ballet Technique III
This is a Texas Common Course Number.
Prerequisite: DANC 1341 and DANC 1342 or demonstrated competence approved by instructor.
Course Description: For the serious ballet dancer who wishes to take additional days of ballet dance. This course is cross-listed with DANC 2341. The student may register for either DANC 2141 or DANC 2341 but may receive credit for only one of the two. (1 Lec., 1 Lab.)
Coordinating Board Academic Approval Number 5003015226


DANC 2142 (1 Credit Hours)
Offered at BHC, EFC, MVC, NLC

Ballet Technique IV
This is a Texas Common Course Number.
Prerequisite: DANC 1341 and DANC 1342 and DANC 2341 or demonstrated competence approved by instructor.
Course Description: For the serious ballet dancer who wishes to take additional days of ballet dance. This course is cross-listed as DANC 2342. The student may register for either DANC 2142 or DANC 2342 but may receive credit for only one of the two. (1 Lec., 1 Lab.)
Coordinating Board Academic Approval Number 5003015226


DANC 2149 (1 Credit Hours)
Offered at BHC, MVC

Folklorico III
This is a Texas Common Course Number.
Prerequisite: DANC 1149 and DANC 1150.
Course Description: A continuation of Folklorico II with emphasis on complexity of technique and choreographic patterns. (1 Lec., 1 Lab.)
Coordinating Board Academic Approval Number 5003015226


DANC 2150 (1 Credit Hours)
Offered at BHC, MVC

Folklorico IV
This is a Texas Common Course Number.
Prerequisite: DANC 1149, DANC 1150, and DANC 2149.
Course Description: Choreographic presentation, complex foot work and patterns, as well as partnering are emphasized in this class. (1 Lec., 1 Lab.)
Coordinating Board Academic Approval Number 5003015226


DANC 2153 (1 Credit Hours)
Offered at BHC

Spanish Ballet III
This is a Texas Common Course Number.
Prerequisite: DANC 1341 and DANC 1342 or demonstrated competence approved by instructor.
Course Description: For serious ballet dancer who wishes to take additional days of ballet dance. This course is a companion course to DANC 1342, DANC 2341 and DANC 2342. Students must be enrolled in one of those courses to participate in Ballet Technique III. (1 Lec., 1 Lab.)
Coordinating Board Academic Approval Number 5003015226


DANC 2154 (1 Credit Hours)
Offered at BHC

Spanish Ballet IV
This is a Texas Common Course Number.
Prerequisite: DANC 1341 and DANC 1342 and DANC 2341 or demonstrated competence approved by instructor.
Course Description: For serious ballet dancer who wishes to take additional days of ballet dance. This course is a companion course to DANC 2341 and DANC 2342. Students must be enrolled in one of those courses to participate in Ballet Technique IV. (1 Lec., 1 Lab.)
Coordinating Board Academic Approval Number 5003015226


DANC 2212 (2 Credit Hours)
Course not offered this year at any colleges of DCCCD.

Musical Comedy Dance I
This is a Texas Common Course Number.
Course Description: A study of musical comedy dance patterns, steps and styles. This course is cross-listed as DANC 2112. The student may register for either DANC 2112 or DANC 2212 but may receive credit for only one of the two. (1 Lec., 2 Lab.)
Coordinating Board Academic Approval Number 5003015326


DANC 2213 (2 Credit Hours)
Course not offered this year at any colleges of DCCCD.

Musical Comedy II
This is a Texas Common Course Number.
Prerequisite: DANC 2212.
Course Description: A continuation of Musical Comedy Dance I. This course is cross-listed as DANC 2113. The student may register for either DANC 2113 or DANC 2213 but may receive credit for only one of the two. (1 Lec., 2 Lab.)
Coordinating Board Academic Approval Number 5003015326


DANC 2222 (2 Credit Hours)
Offered at BHC, MVC

Hip Hop III
This is a Texas Common Course Number.
Prerequisite: DANC 1222 and DANC 1223.
Course Description: Choreographic Hip-Hop and jazz-fusion. (1 Lec., 2 Lab.)
Coordinating Board Academic Approval Number 5003015226


DANC 2223 (2 Credit Hours)
Offered at BHC, MVC

Hip Hop VI
This is a Texas Common Course Number.
Prerequisite: DANC 1222, DANC 1223 and DANC 2222.
Course Description: A study of techniques, styles and vocabulary of dancing for music videos, television and commercial work. (1 Lec., 2 Lab.)
Coordinating Board Academic Approval Number 5003015226


DANC 2245 (2 Credit Hours)
Offered at BHC, EFC

Modern Dance III
This is a Texas Common Course Number.
Prerequisite: DANC 1246.
Course Description: This course consists of the development of complex falls, combinations, phrasing, and dramatic emphasis. This course is cross-listed as DANC 2345. The student may register for either DANC 2245 or DANC 2345 but may receive credit for only one of the two. (1 Lec., 2 Lab.)
Coordinating Board Academic Approval Number 5003015226


DANC 2246 (2 Credit Hours)
Offered at BHC, EFC, MVC

Modern Dance IV
This is a Texas Common Course Number.
Prerequisite: DANC 2345.
Course Description: This course is a further exploration of Dance 2245. This course is cross-listed as DANC 2346. The student may register for either DANC 2246 or DANC 2346 but may receive credit for only one of the two. (1 Lec., 2 Lab.)
Coordinating Board Academic Approval Number 5003015226

* Note: This Course Description includes updates that were added after it was originally published on May 28, 2013. (Original) | (Changes)


DANC 2247 (2 Credit Hours)
Offered at BHC, EFC

Jazz III
This is a Texas Common Course Number.
Prerequisite: DANC 1248.
Course Description: This course consists of the development of proper performance framing. Complex jazz rhythms, turns, jumps, and intricate elements of choreography are introduced. This course is cross-listed as DANC 2347. The student may register for either DANC 2247 or DANC 2347 but may receive credit for only one of the two.” This course was previously cross-listed as DANC 2147. (1 Lec., 2 Lab.)
Coordinating Board Academic Approval Number 5003015226


DANC 2248 (2 Credit Hours)
Offered at BHC, EFC, MVC

Jazz IV
This is a Texas Common Course Number.
Prerequisite: DANC 2247.
Course Description: This course is a further exploration of Dance 2247. This course is cross-listed as DANC 2348. The student may register for either DANC 2248 or DANC 2348 but may receive credit for only one of the two. (1 Lec., 2 Lab.)
Coordinating Board Academic Approval Number 5003015226

* Note: This Course Description includes updates that were added after it was originally published on May 28, 2013. (Original) | (Changes)


DANC 2301 (3 Credit Hours)
Offered at BHC, EFC, MVC, NLC

Problems in Dance
This is a Texas Common Course Number.
Prerequisite: Successful completion of level II of Ballet, Jazz, or Modern dance technique.
Course Description: Individualized format for giving students the opportunity to participate in Ballet, Jazz, or Modern courses focusing on the individual dancer’s technique. (2 Lec., 2 Lab.)
Coordinating Board Academic Approval Number 5003015226

* Note: This Course Description includes updates that were added after it was originally published on May 28, 2013. (Original) | (Changes)


DANC 2303 (3 Credit Hours)
Offered at BHC, CVC, EFC, MVC, RLC

Dance Appreciation
This is a Texas Common Course Number. This is a Core Curriculum course selected by the colleges of DCCCD.
Prerequisite: DREA 0093 or English as a Second Language (ESOL) 0044 or have met the Texas Success Initiative (TSI) standard in Reading.
Course Description: The cultural, historical and aesthetic qualities of dance are presented through lectures, films, videos, demonstrations and dance productions. Primitive, classical and contemporary dance forms are included. (3 Lec.)
Coordinating Board Academic Approval Number 5003015426


DANC 2304 (3 Credit Hours)
Offered at BHC

Dance Appreciation II
This is a Texas Common Course Number.
Prerequisite: DANC 2303.
Course Description: Current dance trends are studied through lectures, films, videos and demonstration. (3 Lec.)
Coordinating Board Academic Approval Number 5003015426


DANC 2325 (3 Credit Hours)
Course not offered this year at any colleges of DCCCD.

Anatomy and Kinesiology for Dance
This is a Texas Common Course Number.
Course Description: An interrelationship of the physiological processes and anatomy of the human body with a respect to movement. (3 Lec.)
Coordinating Board Academic Approval Number 5003015226


DANC 2341 (3 Credit Hours)
Offered at BHC, EFC, MVC, NLC, RLC

Ballet III
This is a Texas Common Course Number.
Prerequisite: DANC 1342.
Course Description: The development of ballet techniques is continued. More complicated exercises at the barre and center floor are included. Emphasis is on long series of movements, adagio and jumps. Precision of movement is stressed. This course is cross-listed as DANC 2141. The student may register for either DANC 2141 or DANC 2341 but may receive credit for only one of the two. (2 Lec., 2 Lab.)
Coordinating Board Academic Approval Number 5003015226


DANC 2342 (3 Credit Hours)
Offered at BHC, EFC, MVC, NLC

Ballet IV
This is a Texas Common Course Number.
Prerequisite: DANC 1341 and DANC 1342 and DANC 2341 or demonstrated competence approved by instructor.
Course Description: For the serious ballet dancer who wishes to take additional days of ballet dance. This course is cross-listed as DANC 2142. The student may register for either DANC 2142 or DANC 2342 but may receive credit for only one of the two. (2 Lec., 2 Lab.)
Coordinating Board Academic Approval Number 5003015226

* Note: This Course Description includes updates that were added after it was originally published on May 28, 2013. (Original) | (Changes)


DANC 2345 (3 Credit Hours)
Offered at BHC, EFC, MVC, NLC

Modern III
This is a Texas Common Course Number.
Prerequisite: DANC 1346.
Course Description: This course consists of the development of complex falls, combinations, phrasing, and dramatic emphasis. This course is cross-listed as DANC 2245. The student may register for either DANC 2245 or DANC 2345 but may receive credit for only one of the two. (2 Lec., 2 Lab.)
Coordinating Board Academic Approval Number 5003015226


DANC 2346 (3 Credit Hours)
Offered at BHC, EFC, MVC, NLC

Modern IV
This is a Texas Common Course Number.
Prerequisite: DANC 2345.
Course Description: This course is a further exploration of Dance 2345. This course is cross-listed as DANC 2246. The student may register for either DANC 2246 or DANC 2346 but may receive credit for only one of the two. (2 Lec., 2 Lab.)
Coordinating Board Academic Approval Number 5003015226

* Note: This Course Description includes updates that were added after it was originally published on May 28, 2013. (Original) | (Changes)


DANC 2347 (3 Credit Hours)
Offered at BHC, EFC, MVC, NLC

Jazz III
This is a Texas Common Course Number.
Prerequisite: DANC 1348.
Course Description: This course consists of the development of proper performance framing. Complex jazz rhythms, turns, jumps, and intricate elements of choreography are introduced. This course is cross-listed as DANC 2247. The student may register for either DANC 2247 or DANC 2347 but may receive credit for only one of the two. This course was previously cross-listed as DANC 2147. (2 Lec., 2 Lab.)
Coordinating Board Academic Approval Number 5003015226


DANC 2348 (3 Credit Hours)
Offered at BHC, EFC, MVC, NLC

Jazz IV
This is a Texas Common Course Number.
Prerequisite: DANC 2347.
Course Description: This course is a further exploration of DANC 2347. This course is cross-listed as DANC 2248. The student may register for either DANC 2348 or DANC 2248 but may receive credit for only one of the two. (2 Lec., 2 Lab.)
Coordinating Board Academic Approval Number 5003015226

* Note: This Course Description includes updates that were added after it was originally published on May 28, 2013. (Original) | (Changes)


DANC 2351 (3 Credit Hours)
Offered at BHC, MVC, NLC, RLC

Dance Performance III
This is a Texas Common Course Number.
Course Description: Continuation of DANC 1352. Instruction and participation in dance performance. (2 Lec., 4 Lab.)
Coordinating Board Academic Approval Number 5003015226

* Note: This Course Description includes updates that were added after it was originally published on May 28, 2013. (Original) | (Changes)


DANC 2352 (3 Credit Hours)
Offered at BHC, MVC, NLC, RLC

Dance Performance IV
This is a Texas Common Course Number.
Course Description: Continuation of DANC 2351. Instruction and participation in dance performance. (2 Lec., 4 Lab.)
Coordinating Board Academic Approval Number 5003015226

* Note: This Course Description includes updates that were added after it was originally published on May 28, 2013. (Original) | (Changes)


DANC 2389 (3 Credit Hours)
Offered at BHC, MVC, NLC

Academic Cooperative
This is a Texas Common Course Number.
Course Description: An instructional program designed to integrate on-campus study with hands-on work experience. In conjunction with class seminars, student will set specific goals and objectives in study of dance. (2 Lec., 2 Lab.)
Coordinating Board Academic Approval Number 2401035212

* Note: This Course Description includes updates that were added after it was originally published on May 28, 2013. (Original) | (Changes)



Academic Courses
Designated by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board for transfer among community colleges and state public four year colleges and universities as freshman and sophomore general education courses.

WECM Courses
Designated by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board as workforce education (technical) courses offered for credit and CEUs (Continuing Education Units). While these courses are designed to transfer among state community colleges, they are not designed to automatically transfer to public four-year colleges and universities.


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