Theatre and Dance

Dance Minor

Ball State University's dance minor requires 24 credit hours. The minor is open to all undergraduate students enrolled at Ball State, but an audition is required for admission to the program.

CORE CURRICULUM
Prefix Title  CR HRS 
DANCE 210  Ballet 3 
DANCE 211      Ballet 4 
DANCE 220  Modern 3 
DANCE 221  Modern 4 
DANCE 100  Intro to Dance History      3 or 
DANCE 301 Dance History 1 3 or
DANCE 302 Dance History 2 3
DANCE 489 Dance Practicum 2

COMPLETE ONE OPTION (13 Hours)

OPTION 1: DANCE PERFORMANCE MINOR (24 Credit Hours)
REQUIRED COURSES (13 Hours)
Prefix Title CR HRS
DANCE 281 Dance Theatre 2
Select from Directed Electives 9
OPTION 2: MUSICAL THEATRE DANCE MINOR( 24 Credit Hours)
REQUIRED COURSES (13 Hours)
DANCE 230 Jazz 2 2
DANCE 231 Tap 2 1
DANCE 232 Musical Theatre Dance 2
DANCE 242 Ethnic Dance Styles 1
DANCE 330 Jazz 3 2
Select from Directived Electives 3
OPTION 3: DANCE STUDIES MINOR (24 Credit Hours)
REQUIRED COURSES (13 Hours)
DANCE 287 Choreography 1 2
DANCE 301 Dance History 1 3
DANCE 302 Dance History 2 3
Select from Directed Electives 3

DIRECTED ELECTIVES FOR ALL MINORS

Prefix Title CR HRS
DANCE 131 Musical Theatre Tap 1
DANCE 230 Jazz 2 2
DANCE 231 Tap 2 1
DANCE 232 Musical Theatre Dance 2
DANCE 242 Ethnic Dance Styles 1
DANCE 287 Choreography 1 2
DANCE 310 Ballet 5 2
DANCE 311 Ballet 6 2
DANCE 320 Modern 5 2
DANCE 321 Modern 6 2
DANCE 330 Jazz 3 2
DANCE 332 Advanced Musical Theatre Dance     2
DANCE 487     Choreography 2 2
DANCE 489 Dance Practicum 0-6
THEAT 280 Theatre Practicum 0-6

More Information


For complete information on program requirements, please consult the Ball State University Undergraduate Catalog or contact the Department of Theatre and Dance.

Department of Theatre and Dance
Arts and Communications Building, Room AC 306
Ball State University
Muncie, IN 47306

Phone: 765-285-8740
Fax: 765-285-4030
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