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2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog 
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DAN 220 Dance: Context and Cultures

4 Credit(s) W-II
This writing intensive course examines the cultural context, historical evolution, and aesthetic ideologies of various dance forms existing in our world. Students will engage in global perspectives on dance, analyze performances, and consider dance as a catalyst for social awareness, political mobilization, and change. Movement labs, guest artists and performance experiences serve to illuminate readings and class discussions. Attendance required at dance concerts. Four lecture hours per week. Required for dance majors. Fulfills the W-II required in the general education curriculum.
Prerequisite: WI or its equivalent.