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Dance BA - Curricular Plan

(HEGIS: 10.08 DANCE, CIP: 50.0301 Dance, General)

Department of Theatre and Dance

285 Alumni Arena
North Campus
Buffalo, NY 14260-5030

Anne Burnidge
Chair, Department of Theatre and Dance

Melanie Aceto
Director of Undergraduate Dance

Veronica Sedota
Assistant to the Chair

Associated Programs

Associated Subjects

Curricular Plan

A Curricular Plan provides a roadmap for completing this academic program and the UB Curriculum on time. Your actual plan may vary depending on point of entry to the university, course placement and/or waivers based on standardized test scores, earned alternative credit and/or college transfer credit.

All students are encouraged to use this plan in conjunction with other academic planning resources such as your academic advisor, the HUB Academic Advisement Report, My Planner and Path Finder tool.

In addition to following this course roadmap, all other admission and academic requirements of this major as listed in the Undergraduate Catalog must be met in order to successfully complete this degree.

Freshman Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
UB Seminar UBS 3
ENG 105LEC Writing and Rhetoric CL1 4
DAC 201LEC Modern Dance 1 M 3
DAC 213LEC Ballet 1 M 2
DAC 263LEC Jazz Dance 1 M 2
TH 106LEC Intro to Technical Theatre M/P 3
TH 135LAB Production Practicum M 1
Total Credits: 18
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
TH 203LEC Visual Imagination M 3
DAC 202LEC Modern Dance 2 M 2
DAC 214LEC Ballet 2 M 2
DAC 264LEC Jazz Dance 2 M 2
DAC 211LEC Tap Dance 2 M 3
TH 136LAB Production Practicum M 1
Pathway P 3
Total Credits: 16

Sophomore Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
DAC 345/341/371 M 3
DAC 350LEC Intro Laban Mvmt Analysis M 3
Math & Quantitative Reasoning MQR 4
Scientific Literacy SLI1 3
TH 235/335 M 1
Total Credits: 14
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
DAC 250SEM Global Dance Studies M 3
Pathway P 3
DAC 346/342/372 M 3
Pathway P 3
Scientific Literacy SLI2 4
Total Credits: 16

Junior Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
Communication Literacy CL2 3
DAC 441SEM Choreography 1 M 3
DAC 410/417/421 M 2
Pathway P 3
Diversity in the United States DIV 3
Total Credits: 14
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
DAC 411/418/422 M 2
DAC 454SEM Teaching Methods in Dance M 3
UBC 399 UB Capstone CAP 1
Pathway P 3
Elective E* 3
Total Credits: 12

Senior Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
DAC 430LEC Dance History M 3
Elective E* 3
Elective E* 3
Elective E* 3
Elective E* 3
Total Credits: 15
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
DAC 481/442 M 3
DAC 432LEC Kines/ANA for Dancers M 3
Elective E* 3
Elective E* 3
Elective E* 3
Total Credits: 15
Total Credits Required for Degree:
120
Curricular Category Key
Category Description
M Course required for major (including pre-requisites needed for admission to major)
E Elective (course not required for major or UB Curriculum).

* Some electives may need to be completed at the upper-division (at least 300-level and above) to fulfill the upper division requirement for baccalaureate degree.
UB Curriculum
CAP UB Capstone
CL1/CL2 Communication Literacy (2 required)
DIV Diversity in the United States
MQR Math and Quantitative Reasoning
P Pathway Course (6 required: 3 Global, 3 Thematic)
SLI1/SLI2 Scientific Literacy and Inquiry (2 required)
UBS UB Seminar
Note: Some classes may count toward both a major (M) and UB Curriculum (UBC) requirement. Courses that count toward more than one requirement are indicated by a "/" (slash) in the category column, indicating which categories the course will satisfy.
 
Published: Jan 30, 2023 10:57:02