Bachelor of Fine Arts - 4 year degree plan

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Freshman fall
Course # Course name Cr
DNC 2010 Modern 2: Part 1 2
DNC 1220 Ballet 2 2
DNC 2460 Dance Improvisation 2
DNC 1330 Production Practicum 1
DNC 1300 Pilates Mat for Performing Artists 1
PERFORMANCE Performance Credit (DNC 5610/5800 - by audition) 1
COM 1010 Basic Speech (OC) 3
ENG 1020 College Writing (BC)* 3
     
    15
Freshman Winter
Course # Course name Cr
DNC 2020 Modern Dance 2: Part 2 2
DNC 1220 Ballet 2 2
DNC 2500 Choreography 1 2
DNC 2410 Music and Dance Relationships 3
DNC 2000 Introduction to World Dance (VP) 3
DNC 1330 Production Practicum 1
DNC 1305 Pilates Reformer 1
PERFORMANCE Performance Credit 1
     
    19
Sophomore fall
Course # Course name Cr
DNC 3200 Ballet 3 2
DNC 5120 Pilates Equipment Lab 0
DNC 3010 Modern 3 2
DNC 3180 Dance Kinesiology 3
DNC 2311 Issues and Trends in Dance 2
DNC 2400 Intro to African Dance (FC) 3
PERFORMANCE Performance Credit 1
   Intermediate Composition (IC) 3
     
    16
Sophomore Winter
Course # Course name Cr
DNC 3200 Ballet 3 2
DNC 2600 African II 2
DNC 3500 Choreography II 2
DNC 5120 Pilates Equipment Lab 0
DNC 3190 Movement Analysis 3
DNC 2300 or DNC 2310 Dance History 3
DNC 5993 Writing Intensive (w/Dance History)% 0
PERFORMANCE Performance Credit 1
  Critical Thinking (CT) 3
     
    16
Junior fall
Course # Course name Cr
DNC 4200 Ballet 4 2
DNC 4010 Modern 4 2
DNC 3310 Dance Production 3
DNC 5560 Choreography III 2
DNC 5120 Pilates Equipment Lab 0
  Dance Teaching or Cognate # 1 (Art, Comm, Music, Theatre) 3
PERFORMANCE Performance Credit 1
  Philosophy & Letters (PL) 3
     
    16
Junior Winter
Course # Course name Cr
DNC 4200 Ballet 4 2
DNC 4010 Modern 4 2
DNC 5120 Pilates Equipment Lab 0
DNC 2310 or DNC 2300 Dance History 3
  Dance Teaching or Cognate #1 (Art, Comm, Music, Theatre)^ 3
PERFORMANCE Performance Credit 1
  Science w/Lap (LS or PS) 4
     
    15
Senior fall
Course # Course name Cr
DNC 4200 Ballet 4 2
DNC 4010 Modern 4 2
DNC 5120 Pilates Equipment Lab 0
COGNATE Dance Cognate #2^ 3
PERFORMANCE Performance credit (as elective) 1
  Historical Studies (HS) 3
  Science w/o Lab (PS or LS) 3
     
    14
Senior Winter
Course # Course name Cr
DNC 4200 Ballet 4 2
DNC 4010 Modern 4 2
DNC 5120 Pilates Equipment Lab 0
DNC 5996 Senior Capstone 3
PERFORMANCE Performance Credit (as elective) 1
  Americand Society & Institutions (AI) 4
     
    12

*English ACT 20 or lower must take EG 1010

%DNC 5993 Writing Intensive may be completed with either Dance History, Dance Production, or Dance Pedagogy

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