The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley

Dance, Minor

 

Minor Requirements– 22 Hours Minimum

Dance Core – 12 hours minimum

Complete 12 hours of which 6 must be advanced. 

Required:

DANC 1202Dance Improvisation

2

Choose one:

DANC 2112Dance Performance: Beginning/Intermediate

1

DANC 3112Dance Performance: Intermediate/Advanced

1

DANC 3308Dance History

3

DANC 3311Dance Production

3

Choose one:

DANC 2303Music for Dancers

3

DANC 3312Dance Philosophy and Criticism

3

DANC 3313World Dance

3

DANC 3320Dance Science

3

And

DANC 3121Dance Science Lab

1

DANC 3320 and DANC 3121 must be taken concurrently if selected as an option above.

Dance Technique – 10 hours

Complete 10 hours of Dance Technique of which 4 hours must be advanced. Of the 10 hours, complete 4 hours from two different techniques, of which one area must be ballet or modern. Two hours must be completed from one of the remaining technique areas: ballet, folklorico , flamenco, or modern dance. A minimum of one year is required at each level and/or faculty approval to advance. Choose from the following courses:

Choose from:

DANC 2341Ballet I

3

DANC 2242Ballet I

2

DANC 2244Ballet Technique: Pointe I

2

DANC 2345Modern Dance I

3

DANC 2246Modern Dance I

2

DANC 2349Folklorico I

3

DANC 2250Folklorico I

2

DANC 2353Flamenco I

3

DANC 2254Flamenco I

2

DANC 3130Dance Technique: Special Topics II

1

DANC 3341Ballet II

3

DANC 3242Ballet II

2

DANC 3244Ballet Technique: Pointe II

2

DANC 3345Modern Dance II

3

DANC 3246Modern Dance II

2

DANC 3349Folklorico II

3

DANC 3250Folklorico II

2

DANC 3353Flamenco II

3

DANC 3254Flamenco II

3

DANC 4341Ballet III

3

DANC 4242Ballet III

2

DANC 4345Modern Dance III

3

DANC 4246Modern Dance III

2

DANC 4349Folklorico III

3

DANC 4250Folklorico III

2

DANC 4353Flamenco III

3

DANC 4254Flamenco III

2