DANC 122 Beginning Pointe Technique (1)
Lab-35
Credit, Degree Applicable
P/NP Available
ADVISE: DANC 119C or demonstration of exit skills
Theory and practice of basic pointe technique that include pre-pointe exercises, elementary pointe vocabulary, selection and fit of pointe shoes, and guidelines necessary to develop correct placement, muscular strength, and safe habits.
UC/CSU
An assessment of ankle strength and alignment occurs at the start of the semester to determine whether students should use point shoes or soft shoes.