Cochise College

CATALOG 2015-16

HPE 109A Modern Dance (1)

Prerequisite(s): None.

This course will introduce students to the fundamentals of modern dance and will develop an aesthetic understanding of shape, level and space, muscular strength and coordination, and terminology associated with modern dance. It will also provide an introduction into the historical development of modern dance, an opportunity to create choreography, and the experience of dance as an expressive art form.

1 hour lecture, 1 hour laboratory.