2014-15 TMCC College Catalog - page 94

B-94 2014-2015
TMCCCollegeCatalog
B–DegreePrograms
DanceEmphasis
FINEARTSDEGREE–ASSOCIATEOFARTS
Thedanceprogram seeks tobe anoutstanding
performing arts programwithin the visual and
performing arts department.This program isnoted for
its excellence in the classroom andon stage, providing
our studentswith theknowledge and skills uponwhich
theybuild careers andbecomeproductive students.
EMPHASISOUTCOMES
Students completing the emphasiswill:
• Demonstrate competency in specificdance skills.
• Demonstrate competence in skills relating to theknowledgeof the
historical and cultural dimensions of dance.
GENERALEDUCATIONREQUIREMENTS
ENGLISH................................................................6CREDITS
FINEARTS.............................................................3CREDITS
Recommended:THTR210
HUMANITIES.......................................................3CREDITS
Recommended:THTR100
MATHEMATICS...................................................3CREDITS
SCIENCE................................................................6CREDITS
SOCIALSCIENCE................................................3CREDITS
Required: CH203
TOTALGENERAL
EDUCATIONREQUIREMENTS.............24CREDITS
ADDITIONALDEGREEREQUIREMENTS
DIVERSITY..........................................................(3CREDITS)
Required:DAN101
FOREIGNLANGUAGE....................................14CREDITS
U.S.ANDNEVADACONSTITUTIONS.......(3)CREDITS
Recommended: CH203
TOTALADDITIONAL
DEGREEREQUIREMENTS......................14CREDITS
COREREQUIREMENTS
DAN101 DanceAppreciation........................................................3
DAN188 Choreography I: Improvisation for Composition.............2
DAN288 Choreography II: ElementsofDanceComposition..........2
TOTALCOREREQUIREMENTS...............7CREDITS
EMPHASISREQUIREMENTS
Choose six credits from the following:
DAN132 JazzDance (Beginning)..................................................1
DAN135 Ballet, Beginning...........................................................1
DAN136 Ballet, Beginning/Intermediate.....................................1
DAN138 ModernDance, Beginning. ............................................1
DAN232 JazzDance (Intermediate)..............................................1
DAN235 Ballet (Intermediate).....................................................1
DAN238 ModernDance Intermediate..........................................1
DAN281 DancePerformance........................................................1
DAN287 ConcertDanceCompany................................................1
TOTALEMPHASISREQUIREMENTS....6CREDITS
ELECTIVEREQUIREMENTS
Choosenine credits from the following:
DAN136 BalletBeginning/Intermediate......................................1
DAN139 ModernDance, Beginning/Intermediate.......................1
DAN144 TapDance (Beginning)...................................................1
DAN145 IntermediateTapDance.................................................1
DAN236 Ballet, (Intermediate/Advanced). ..................................1
DAN239 ModernDance, Intermediate/Advanced. .......................1
DAN244 TapDance (Intermediate)...............................................1
DAN295 Independent Study:Dance .........................................1-3
Note: Students transferring toUNR should consult anadvisor.
TOTALELECTIVEREQUIREMENTS.......9CREDITS
TOTALDEGREEREQUIREMENTS...60CREDITS
Recommended courses are listed in the course sequence;
however, other coursesmay apply. Please see an advisor
or thedepartment.
SUGGESTEDCOURSESEQUENCE
FirstYear
Course#
Title
Credits
1stSemester
Emphasis
Choosefrom list
3
ForeignLanguage Elective
Seeapproved list
4
English
ENG101
Composition I
3
Core/Diversity
DAN101
DanceAppreciation
3
Core
DAN188
Choreography I: Improvisationfor
Composition
2
Total 15
2ndSemester
Elective
Choosefrom list
2
Emphasis
Choosefrom list
2
Core
DAN288
Choreography II:ElementsofDance
Composition
2
ForeignLanguage Elective
Seeapproved list
4
English
ENG102
Composition II
3
Mathematics
GEElective Seeapproved list
3
Total 16
SecondYear
Course#
Title
Credits
1stSemester
Elective
Choosefrom list
4
Emphasis
Choosefrom list
1
SocialScience/U.S.and
Nevada Constitutions CH203
AmericanExperiencesand
ConstitutionalChange
3
ForeignLanguage Elective
Seeapproved list
3
Science
GEElective Seeapproved list
3
Total 14
2ndSemester
Elective
Choosefrom list
3
ForeignLanguage Elective
Seeapproved list
3
Science
GEElective Seeapproved list
3
Humanities
THTR100 IntroductiontoTheater
3
FineArts
THTR210 Theater:ACulturalContext
3
Total 15
DegreeTotal 60
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