2024-2025 Catalog and Student Handbook (Unofficial) 
    
    May 25, 2024  
2024-2025 Catalog and Student Handbook (Unofficial)

Dance, CA


CODE: DAN-CT     |     TOTAL CREDITS: 30     |     FINANCIAL AID ELIGIBILITY: Eligible


GAINFUL EMPLOYMENT INFORMATION
Important information about the educational debt, earnings, and completion rates of students who attended this program are located at www.csn.edu/gainful-employment.

DESCRIPTION
This certificate provides preparation for those wishing to pursue teaching opportunities in dance or enhance their ability to succeed in the professional dance world.

COMPUTATION & HUMAN RELATIONS COMPONENTS
  • Computation: BUS 108
  • Human Relations: MUS 121

ACADEMIC MAP

CSN CA Dance Map  


 

Student Learning Outcomes


  1. Demonstrate a comprehensive understanding of the basic theoretical elements common to all genres of dance.
  2. Demonstrate a sound grounding in both ballet and modern dance techniques.
  3. Demonstrate competency in dance by performing in both informal and formal settings before a live audience.
  4. 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.
  5. Exhibit essential rehearsal disciplines expected of professional dancers.
  6. Demonstrate awareness of the interconnection among related art forms such as music and visual art.

General Education Requirements


TOTAL GENERAL EDUCATION CREDITS: 6


 

Major Requirements


TOTAL MAJOR REQUIREMENTS CREDITS: 24


Grades of D+, D, and D- in the major requirements (occupational) area in a Certificate of Achievement program will not count toward graduation requirements.

Core Requirements (9 Credits)


Please note: Students must complete 2 credits of DAN 284 to complete the core requirements portion of this certificate.

Ballet Elective (2 Credits)


Choose one group.

Modern Dance Elective (2 Credits)


Choose one group.