Ballroom Dancing I   [Archived Catalog]
2012-2013 Catalog [Aug. 2012-Aug. 2013]

DAA 1300 - Ballroom Dancing I

This survey course is designed to introduce beginning students to the different branches (i.e. smooth, rhythm, Latin) of ballroom dancing. Emphasis is on basic techniques such as foot positions, body alignment, leading/following, balance and timing in the following dances: Foxtrot, Waltz, Tango, Rhumba, Cha-Cha-Cha, and Swing. In addition, a brief overview of the history of ballroom dancing will be provided. No previous dance experience is necessary for successful completion of the class.
Degrees Offered: A.A.

Credit Hours:2. 
Contact Hours: 1 lecture hour; 1 activity hour.