Demonstrate a comprehensive understanding of the basic theoretical elements common to all genres of dance.
Demonstrate a sound grounding in both ballet and modern dance techniques.
Demonstrate competency in dance by performing in both informal and formal settings before a live audience.
Demonstrate critical thinking skills through participation in course offerings such as Dance Appreciation, Improvisation, and Choreography, which encourage creativity, evaluative processes and exposure to a diverse range of aesthetic points of view.
Exhibit essential rehearsal disciplines expected of professional dancers.
Demonstrate awareness of the interconnection among related art forms such as music and visual art.