Rhode Island College

2019-2020 Catalog


Dance Performance B.A.

Course Requirements

Courses

CourseTitleCreditsOffered
DANC 110Introductory Ballet

2

Fall.
DANC 181Dance Company I

1

Spring.
DANC 210Intermediate Ballet

2

Spring.
DANC 215Contemporary Dance and Culture

4

Fall, Spring.
DANC 216Intermediate Modern Dance

2

Fall.
DANC 281Dance Company II

1

Spring.
DANC 302Musical Resources for Dance

3

As needed.
DANC 303Dance Production

3

As needed.
DANC 304Choreography I

3

Fall (even years).
DANC 309Dance History

3

Spring (odd years).
DANC 316Advanced Modern Dance

2

Spring (even years).
DANC 324Improvisation/Performance

2

As needed.
DANC 360Seminar in Dance

3

As needed.
DANC 381Dance Company III

1

Spring.

Note: DANC 215: Fulfills the Arts—Visual and Performing category of General Education.

ONE OF THE FOLLOWING TWO-COURSE SEQUENCES

CourseTitleCreditsOffered
DANC 112Introductory Jazz

2

Fall.
-And-

DANC 212Intermediate Jazz

2

Spring.
-Or-

DANC 114Introductory Tap Dance

2

Fall (odd years).
-And-

DANC 214Intermediate Tap Dance

2

Fall (even years).

THREE COURSES from

CourseTitleCreditsOffered
DANC 320Touring Dance

3

Spring (even years).
DANC 321Dance for Musical Theatre

3

Spring.
DANC 322Repertory Performance

3

Fall (odd years).
DANC 405Choreography II

3

As needed.
DANC 492Independent Performance in Dance

3

As needed.

SIX ADDITIONAL CREDIT HOURS OF COURSES

in dance or in other disciplines, with consent of department chair.

Note: Connections courses cannot be used to satisfy these requirements.

Cognates

CourseTitleCreditsOffered
BIOL 108Basic Principles of Biology

4

Fall, Spring, Summer.
BIOL 231Human Anatomy

4

Fall, Spring, Summer.
HPE 411Kinesiology

3

Fall, Summer.

Note: BIOL 108: Fulfills the Natural Science category of General Education.

Total Credit Hours: 62