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DANC 031: Tap for Musical Theatre: Beginning Level 1

Course Description

This course introduces the student to the historical role of tap dance in musical theater and emphasizes the learning and refining of basic tap technique. Through exercises, choreography, and discussions, this course concentrates on technique, style, and finesse. The course involves significant physical study. The primary objective of this class is to build competence in basic tap dance technique and terminology and to develop an appreciation of the role of tap dance in musical theater.

Units: 1

  • Credit - Degree Applicable
  • Transferable to both UC and CSU

Course Details

  • Grade Options: Pass/No Pass, Letter Grade
  • In-Class Lecture Hours: 0
  • In-Class Lab Hours: 48 – 54

Requisites and Advisories

  • Prerequisites: None
  • Co-Requisites: None
  • Advisory: None

Transfer Details

  • CSU/UC: Transferable to both UC and CSU
  • WVC GE: E. Lifelong Understanding and Development
    G. Kinesiology Activity
  • CSU GE: Area E - Lifelong Learning and Self Development
Last Updated 7/19/23