Contmp Dance: W. African

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2019
Subject Name: 
Theater and Dance
Course Number: 
142H
Institution: 
Amherst College

The study and practice of contemporary movement vocabularies, including regional dance forms, contact improvisation and various modern dance techniques. Because the specific genres and techniques will vary from semester to semester, the course may be repeated for credit. Objectives include the intellectual and physical introduction to this discipline as well as increased body awareness, alignment, flexibility, coordination, strength, musical phrasing and the expressive potential of movement. The course material is presented at the beginning/intermediate level.

Spring semester. Five College Lecturer Sylla.

Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only.
Schedule #: 
THDA-142H-01-1819S

Course Sections

Contmp Dance: W. African
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 2.0 Marilyn Sylla msylla@amherst.edu TTH 04:30PM-06:00PM WEBS 117