NWCCD 2017-18 Catalog 
    Dec 09, 2022  
NWCCD 2017-18 Catalog [This is an Archived Catalog.]

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THEA 1450 - Beginning Tap Dance

This course provides the fundamental principles and techniques of tap dance. The course includes rhythmic structure, terminology, introductory improvisation, and tap history.




Minimum Student Competencies
Upon completion of PEAC/THEA 1450 Beginning Tap Dance, the student will:

  1. improve specific health-related fitness components.
  2. describe elementary principles and techniques used in Beginning Tap Dance.
  3. perform basic movement patterns, qualities of movement and musical analysis as it relates to Beginning Tap Dance.
  4. develop muscular coordination, agility and kinesthetic sense at an elementary level of difficulty.
  5. describe the significance of tap dance as a disciplined art form.   

Cross-listed: PEAC 1450 Beginning Tap Dance

General Education Requirement: approved PE activity for Health & Wellness requirement

Credits: 1

Instructional Method Lab

Contact Hours: 2 hrs/week

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