Dance Composition - DAN 210 at Southwest Virginia Community College

Effective: 2022-05-01

Course Description

Studies the fundamentals of composition, and explores movement, space, time, rhythm, energy and force, and the choreographic devices for creating finished work. Increases personal movement vocabulary and style and presents choreographic structures with an emphasis on creating solo and small group dance compositions.
Lecture 2 hours. Laboratory 2 hours. Total 4 hours per week.
3 credits

The course outline below was developed as part of a statewide standardization process.

General Course Purpose

DAN 210 provides opportunities for creative exploration and analysis of principles of fundamental dance techniques through improvisation, problem solving, and informal production of student works.

Course Prerequisites/Corequisites

Prerequisite: DAN 167.

Course Objectives

Major Topics to be Included

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