DAN 125 History of Dance I: AH1

3 Credit Hours • 45 Contact Hours (Lecture)

Prerequisite: CCR 092

Examines Western & non-Western dance as an expression of cultural value throughout history from early Renaissance dance through present day dance trends. Attention is given to social, political, economic, environmental, racial and gender effects as it pertains to the historical development of dance forms within societies. Explores how our cultural lens shifts our perception of movement, the body, and our values.