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Hannah Wiley
DANCE 203
Seattle Campus

Ballet Technique II

Advanced-beginning level.Continued development of all beginning areas. Expansion of ballet vocabulary. Prerequisite: either DANCE 201 or DANCE 202.

Class description

Spring 2014 Hannah C. Wiley Office hours: Wednesdays, 12:30 1:30 and by appointment hcw@u.washington.edu Course Rules

- Do not bring personal belongings into the studio - No food or beverages in studio except water - No street shoes in studio - No mobile phones in studio - Do not come to Meany Hall if you are sick

To request academic accommodations due to disability, please contact Disabled Student Services, 448 Schmitz, 206.543.8924 (V/TTY). If you have a letter from Disabled Student Services indicating that you have a disability that requires academic accommodations, please present the letter to an instructor so we can discuss the accommodations you require.

Student learning goals

Develop skills in rhythmic and movement/composition analysis. Understand and practice risk-taking.

Think analytically, comparatively, and contextually.

Understand and expand their creative and artistic potentials.

Engage in a variety of self-assessment and reflective practices that encourage life-long learning.

Understand basic principles of dance teaching methodologies and dance science as applied to technical and aesthetic development.

Develop an awareness of the extent of one's personal responsibility toward his/her own learning process and social contribution.

Develop kinesthetic awareness and use of the body as a mode of understanding and expression.

General method of instruction

Recommended preparation

Class assignments and grading

- Attendance at the M.F.A. concert (ticket stub with your name on it turned in no later than the last day of classes) - Lively participation in each class - Change in reaction to crits


The information above is intended to be helpful in choosing courses. Because the instructor may further develop his/her plans for this course, its characteristics are subject to change without notice. In most cases, the official course syllabus will be distributed on the first day of class.
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Last Update by Hannah Wiley
Date: 03/23/2014