Skagit Valley College

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 Course Title:   Jazz Dance

 Title Abbreviation:   JAZZ DANCE

 Department:    PE

 Course #:    146

 Credits:    1

 Variable:     No

 IUs:    1.5

 CIP:    n/a

 EPC:    n/a

 REV:    2021

 Course Description  

Basic and intermediate jazz dance including vocabulary, steps, body positions, general body coordination and fitness.


Prerequisite: None.

Additional Course Details

Contact Hours (based on 11 week quarter)

Lecture: 0

Lab: 22

Other: 0

Systems: 0

Clinical: 0

Intent: Distribution Requirement(s) Status:  

Academic Elective  

Equivalencies At Other Institutions

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Learning Outcomes

After completing this course, the student will be able to:

  1. understand and use the vocabulary associated with jazz dance
  2. perform basic jazz dance steps
  3. perform basic step combinations
  4. perform a dance routine demonstrating coordination and fitness

General Education Learning Values & Outcomes

Revised August 2008 and affects outlines for 2008 year 1 and later.

Course Contents

  1. the vocabulary of jazz dance
  2. basic steps
  3. exercises promoting coordination and fitness
  4. basic jazz dance combinations