COURSE Description

Course Title: Dance
Course Code: ATC2O
Grade: 10
Course Type: Open
Credit Value: 1.0
Prerequisite: None
Curriculum Policy Document: The Arts, The Ontario Curriculum, Grades 9 and 10, 2010
Department: Arts
Course Developer: Kydan Educational Services
Development Date: 2015-2016


Course Description: This course requires students to develop their dance skills and learn the theoretical basis for working with anatomical structure in executing dance movements. Student learning will include the processes that form the basis for creating dance; the historical development of dance; students’ own esthetic appreciation of dance as they participate in dance class, rehearsals, and performances; and a specialized vocabulary of dance criticism.