DANC 122 Beginning Pointe Technique (1)
Credit, Degree Applicable
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.
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.