Fall 2011 Class Schedule (CRC)



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DANCE 310    Jazz Dance    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area III(a); CSU Area E
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LAB
Description: This physical education course covers barre and center floor warm-ups, exercises, jazz techniques, isolations, walks and turns. This course explores variation of styles in ethnic, lyrical and modern given in combinations and offers students the opportunity for exploration and improvisation using jazz steps learned in class. This course may be taken four times for credit.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
TTh       12:00PM-01:20PM LAB J.Tierney            CRC MAIN TA 402          28917 
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DANCE 311    Urban Hip Hop    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area III(a); CSU Area E
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LAB
Description: This course will introduce students to the elements of urban Hip Hop dance style and culture. Physical conditioning, instructor choreographed movements and student choreography will be included in the course. The history and evolution of hip hop dance will also be examined with emphasis placed on the positive message that Hip Hop brings to today's society. No previous dance experience is necessary. This course may be taken four times for credit.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
F         08:30AM-11:35AM LAB M.Green-Clark        CRC MAIN CAC 100         28918 
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DANCE 320    Ballet    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area III(a); CSU Area E
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LAB
Description: This course covers the fundamentals of beginning ballet technique. Basic terminology, coordination, alignment and execution of beginning ballet technique will be addressed. The student will experience a typical ballet class beginning with exercises at the barre, developed exercises in the center and across the floor exercises. Through this course the student will gain strength, agility, flexibility, coordination and balance. The student will also acquire knowledge of ballet history and repertory. This course may be taken four times for credit.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LAB J.Tierney            CRC MAIN TA 402          28919 
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DANCE 330    Modern Dance    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area III(a); CSU Area E
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LAB
Description: This class offers an introduction to basic dance movement and the basic elements of music and rhythm. Creative assignments will be given in improvisation and movement communication and expression utilizing problem-solving techniques. This course may be taken four times for credit.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
MW        12:00PM-01:20PM LAB J.Tierney            CRC MAIN PE 113          19814 
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DANCE 372    Dance Composition and Production    2 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area III(a); CSU Area E
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This physical education course is the study and performance of dance composition including technique, choreography and direction. The creative quality of this course allows for a new experience every session, consequently, this course may be taken four times for credit.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
F         09:00AM-09:50AM LEC R.Henning            CRC MAIN PE 113          20774 
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F         10:15AM-01:20PM LAB R.Henning            CRC MAIN PE 113            

Fall 2011 Class Schedule

Updated: December 19, 2011