DANC 150C Advanced Swing Dance (1)
Credit, Degree Applicable
Develops advanced skills in the popular American social dance forms known as Swing. The main emphasis will be on advanced step patterns for East Coast Swing, West Coast Swing, and/or Lindy Hop.
Offered Spring semesters
After successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
- Outcome 1: Demonstrate and perform advanced steps from one or all of the following swing dances: East Coast Swing, Lindy Hop, and/or West Coast Swing.
- Outcome 2: Compare different complex syncopated unit structures of each dance as they relate to swing music.
- Outcome 3: Analyze and demonstrate advanced leading and following techniques, notably the concepts of frame, connection, momentum, and improvisation.
- Outcome 4: Demonstrate and perform swing dance combinations of at least 32 counts.