Spring Course opportunity in Dance Education
Published on March 21 2012
Looking for a unique course opportunity this Spring?
Register for PEKN 2P06, running April 30th to June 1st , Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10:00 to 13:30. Registration opens for non-PEKN majors after April 5th.
Introduction to dance as an art form through making, performing and appreciating dance. Emphasis on the creative process, dance skills and vocabulary through exploration of dance concepts and observational skills.
Lectures, lab, 3 hours per week.
Restriction: open to BPhEd, BPhEd (Honours)/BEd (Intermediate/Senior), BPhEd (Honours)/BEd (Junior/Intermediate) until date specified in Registration guide. After that date available to BKin and BSc (Kin) majors until date specified in Registration guide. Students must have a minimum of 4.0 overall credits.
Prerequisite(s): PEKN 1P90 and 1P93 or permission of the instructor.
Note: students will be expected to pay the cost of a ticket to a dance performance on campus. Modes of instruction/evaluation will normally include vigorous physical activity.
The foundation of this course is Laban’s Movement Principles coupled with Valerie Preston-Dunlop. There will not be a critique based on a live performance in the spring session. To view videos from past sessions of the course please go to the IRC and review the collection on reserve under PEKN 2P06.
For more information contact Janet Westbury at email@example.com