DN4500 - Dance Pedagogy II
Further explores the material introduced in Pedagogy I by “hands-on” application of the knowledge and competencies learned. Increased attention is given to the process of developing lesson plans and their implementation in the classroom presentation. Supervised practicum experience working with dance students in a studio environment is a substantial portion of Pedagogy II as well as lectures, readings, videos, discussion and interactive class exercises. Requirements include an intermediate level of dance technique in at least 2 of the following: ballet, jazz, tap and modern, as well as a strong understanding of dance concepts and the completion of Pedagogy I. Spring of even years. Prerequisite(s): DN 3500.