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Dance
Department Office: Mitchell Hall, Room 345
Darci Wutz, Chair: Mitchell Hall, Room 343B

IMPORTANT REGISTRATION INFORMATION

1. Prerequisites will be strictly enforced. Students who do not meet prerequisites will be administratively dropped from the course, without notice.

2. Any student enrolled in a dance course, who does not attend the first class without first notifying the Department of Dance Office (414.229.2571) may, at the discretion of the instructor, be administratively dropped. It is the student's responsibility to check the office hours of the instructor if a drop is requested. See administrative or departmental drop section in the Registration portion of the Schedule of Classes for information about fees for students dropped from the course.

3. Dance and Musical Theatre majors will have priority registration for courses required in the major.

4. All Dance majors must complete the audition process before enrolling in Dance majors sections. Contact the Department of Dance Office at (414.229.2571) for more information and upcoming audition dates.

5. Non-Dance majors: To satisfy GER requirements, the following courses are offered in the Dance Department: 103, 110, 111, 113, 115, 117, 122, 220, 313, 315, and 370. Please register for any section labeled 'Non-Dance majors only.'

6. All official email communication between the Department of Dance and admitted UWM students will be sent to assigned student ePantherID email addresses (pantherlink.uwm.edu). It is a student's responsibility to check her or his PantherLink email account regularly for important university and/or course related information (or to input a PantherLink forward mail command routing email to any other preferred non-UWM email address).

7. Students in Dance Department courses must maintain a level of personal fitness necessary to participate fully in the course.

8. DANCE COURSES ARE CLOSED TO AUDITORS.

Please Note: DIFFERENTIAL TUITION, applied regardless of the credit plateau, for all students enrolled in most undergraduate courses offered through the degree programs within the UW-Milwaukee Peck School of the Arts beginning in the Fall 2004 semester. Eight 100-level General Education Requirement (GER) courses do not carry the differential: Music 100, Music 101, Music 102, Art 100, Art 105, Art 106, Art 124, and Theatre 100.The differential tuition rate will be set at $21.80 per credit during this academic year. Additional tuition enhances the quality of education in the Peck School of the Arts.
Courses - Expand Subject


DANCE-103: Introduction to Iyengar Yoga (2 - 3 units; U ; A; FEE)

Iyengar Yoga method and philosophy presented in a format to enrich artistic appreciation of Yoga as a physical artform.

Notes:
May be retaken to max of 3 sem. Dance majors register for 2 cr. Non-majors register for 3 cr. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
A (FEE) 3 LAB 801 66636 10:30 AM-12:50 PM MTWR 05/30-06/24 Radloff, Tracey ZEL 378  
Additional Tuition $65.40.
Non-Dance Majors only. Dance 103-801/811 are taught together and have a combined enrollment limit.
Audit never allowed.
A (FEE) 3 LAB 802 67547 10:30 AM-12:50 PM MTWR 07/24-08/19 Hansen, Alexander ZEL 378  
Non-Dance Majors only. Dance 103-802/812 are taught together and have a combined enrollment limit.
Additional Tuition $65.40.
Audit never allowed.
A (FEE) 2 LAB 811 67548 10:30 AM-12:50 PM MTWR 05/30-06/24 Radloff, Tracey ZEL 378  
Additional Tuition $43.60.
Audit never allowed.
A (FEE) 2 LAB 812 67549 10:30 AM-12:50 PM MTWR 07/24-08/19 Hansen, Alexander ZEL 378  
Additional Tuition $43.60.
Audit never allowed.

DANCE-251: Laban Movement Analysis I (3 units; U ; QLB; FEE)

Exploration of the dynamics of movement, including space/time weight flow combinations, the body's approach to space, basic spatial forms (dimensional cross, planes, cube, tetrahedron), introduction to phrase writing.

Notes:
Prereq: successful completion of QL-A.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
QLB (FEE) 3 LEC 801 66630 4:00 PM-6:15 PM T 06/19-07/29 Fluty, Kristina MIT 395  
QLB (FEE)       10:00 AM-12:15 PM W 06/19-07/08      
QLB (FEE)       10:00 AM-5:45 PM S 06/19-07/01      
QLB (FEE)       4:00 PM-6:15 PM F 07/07      
QLB (FEE)       10:00 AM-12:15 PM W 07/17-07/29      
Additional Tuition $65.40.
Audit never allowed.

DANCE-309: Dance Production Practicum (1 units; U ; FEE)

Dance 309 is a continuation of Dance 209 focusing on the application of an array of production skills.

Notes:
Prereq: Dance 209(P) or cons instr.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 1 LAB 801 66641 - 06/19-07/22 Berlin Krivsky, Jessica ROOM TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.80.
Audit never allowed.

DANCE-317: Contemporary Dance Practice: Modern Tradition V (2 - 3 units; U ; FEE)

Continuation of Dance 214.

Notes:
May be retaken to max of 9 cr. Prereq: Dance 214(P) or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 2 LAB 801 66903 10:30 AM-12:15 PM M 06/19-07/01 Springer, Dawn MIT 256  
  (FEE)       10:30 AM-12:15 PM TR 06/19-07/15      
  (FEE)       10:30 AM-12:15 PM F 06/23      
  (FEE)       10:30 AM-12:15 PM F 07/07      
  (FEE)       10:30 AM-12:15 PM M 07/10-07/29      
  (FEE)       10:30 AM-12:15 PM F 07/21      
Additional Tuition $43.60.
Audit never allowed.

DANCE-318: Contemporary Dance Practice: Modern Tradition VI (2 - 3 units; U ; FEE)

Continuation of Dance 317.

Notes:
May be retaken to max of 9 cr. Prereq: Dance 317(P) or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 2 LAB 801 66904 10:30 AM-12:15 PM M 06/19-07/01 Springer, Dawn MIT 256  
  (FEE)       10:30 AM-12:15 PM TR 06/19-07/15      
  (FEE)       10:30 AM-12:15 PM F 06/23      
  (FEE)       10:30 AM-12:15 PM F 07/07      
  (FEE)       10:30 AM-12:15 PM M 07/10-07/29      
  (FEE)       10:30 AM-12:15 PM F 07/21      
Additional Tuition $43.60.
Audit never allowed.

DANCE-489: Workshop in Dance: (1 - 6 units; U ; FEE)

An opportunity for students to deal independently in diversified creative aspects of dance such as choreo-cinema or environmental dance.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: Dance major or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
AfricanDance: Diaspora Influences Theory&Practicum
  (FEE) 2 LAB 802 67562 1:30 PM-3:45 PM R 06/19-07/29 Bronson, Ferne MIT 256  
  (FEE)         R     MIT 341  
  (FEE)       1:30 PM-3:45 PM M 06/19-07/01   MIT 256  
  (FEE)         M     MIT 341  
  (FEE)       1:30 PM-3:45 PM M 07/10-07/29   MIT 256  
  (FEE)         M     MIT 341  
  (FEE)       1:30 PM-3:45 PM F 07/14   MIT 256  
  (FEE)         F     MIT 341  
Additional Tuition $43.60.
Audit never allowed.
Feldenkrais for Performers
  (FEE) 2 LAB 803 66654 8:30 AM-10:15 AM MTRF 06/19-07/01 Burkholder, Daniel ZEL 378  
  (FEE)       8:30 AM-10:15 AM MTR 07/10-07/29      
  (FEE)       8:30 AM-10:15 AM F 07/14      
  (FEE)       8:30 AM-10:15 AM S 07/15      
  (FEE)       10:00 AM-12:45 PM S 07/22      
  (FEE)       8:30 AM-10:15 AM F 07/28      
Additional Tuition $43.60.
Audit never allowed.

DANCE-491: Repertory/Student Choreographer (0 - 1 units; U ; FEE)

Practicum in performing with undergraduate student choreographers on senior projects or composition showings.

Notes:
When taken for 0 credit, fee for 1 credit assessed. May be retaken to 4 cr max. Prereq: Dance major or cons instr.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 1 LAB 801 66638 6:00 PM-7:45 PM W 06/26-07/22 Linhares Ferro, Simone MIT 254  
  (FEE)         W     MIT 256  
Additional Tuition $21.80.
Audit never allowed.

DANCE-497: Study Abroad in Dance: (1 - 12 units; U/G ; FEE)

Interdisciplinary and foundational learning in the area of world dance through interactions with and explorations in differing cultures and areas.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic to max of 12 cr. Prereq: jr st or cons instr; & acceptance for Study Abroad Prog.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 1 - 12 LAB 901 62733 - 06/26-08/19   OFF CAMPUS  
For registration & fee purposes, this section meets during the 8-week session. Contact CIE Overseas Programs, Garland Hall 138, 414-229-4846.
Audit never allowed.

DANCE-601: Senior Project (2 - 4 units; U ; FEE)

Composition of an original work to be presented for performance, or planning and implementation of a major dance project on the campus or in the community.

Notes:
May be retaken to 4 cr max. Prereq: Dance major, Somatics minor or cons instr.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 3 LEC 101 67784 - 06/26-07/22 Parsons, Marcia TBA  
Additional Tuition $65.40.
Audit never allowed.

DANCE-699: Independent Study in Dance (1 - 4 units; U ; FEE)

Individual program of supervised study in Dance under the direction of the instructor.

Notes:
May be retaken to max of 12 cr. Prereq: cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 1 - 4 IND 001 60014 - 05/30-06/24 Wutz, Darci ROOM TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.80/cr.
Audit never allowed.
  (FEE) 1 - 4 IND 002 60012 - 05/30-06/24   ROOM TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.80/cr.
Audit never allowed.
  (FEE) 1 - 4 IND 003 60006 - 06/26-08/05 Gillespie, Maria ROOM TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.80/cr.
Audit never allowed.
  (FEE) 1 - 4 IND 004 60015 - 06/26-08/05   ROOM TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.80/cr.
Audit never allowed.
  (FEE) 1 - 4 IND 005 60007 - 06/26-08/05   ROOM TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.80/cr.
Audit never allowed.
  (FEE) 1 - 4 IND 006 60008 - 06/26-08/05 Linhares Ferro, Simone ROOM TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.80/cr.
Audit never allowed.
  (FEE) 1 - 4 IND 007 60009 - 06/26-08/05   ROOM TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.80/cr.
Audit never allowed.
  (FEE) 1 - 4 IND 008 60010 - 06/26-08/05 Burkholder, Daniel ROOM TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.80/cr.
Audit never allowed.
  (FEE) 1 - 4 IND 009 60013 - 06/26-08/05   ROOM TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.80/cr.
Audit never allowed.
  (FEE) 1 - 4 IND 101 60011 - 06/26-08/05   OFF CAMPUS  
Additional Tuition $21.80/cr.
Offcampus section only.
Audit never allowed.

DANCE-701: Dance Composition I (3 units; G )

An investigation of resources for discovering and inventing movement material, and for developing concepts and structures to give this material perceptual, emotional validity.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st in Dance component of MFA prog; conc reg Dance 733(C).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LAB 802 67795 10:00 AM-12:15 PM S 06/24 Linhares Ferro, Simone MIT 341  
          8:30 AM-10:15 AM W 06/21      
          10:00 AM-12:15 PM S 07/08   MIT 335  
            S     MIT 395  
          1:30 PM-3:45 PM TW 07/10-07/29   MIT 335  
            TW     MIT 395  
          4:00 PM-6:15 PM R 07/13      
            R     MIT 335  
          10:30 AM-12:15 PM S 07/15      
            S     MIT 395  
          10:30 AM-12:15 PM R 07/20   MIT 335  
            R     MIT 395  
          1:30 PM-3:45 PM F 07/21   MIT 335  
            F     MIT 395  
          1:30 PM-3:45 PM S 07/22      
            S     MIT 335  
          4:00 PM-6:15 PM MW 07/24-07/29      
            MW     MIT 395  
Audit never allowed.

DANCE-702: Dance Composition II (3 units; G )

A continuation of Dance 701.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; Dance 701(P), conc reg Dance 734(C).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LAB 802 67808 10:00 AM-12:15 PM S 07/08 Schuchart, Dan MIT 254  
            S     MIT 256  
          1:30 PM-3:45 PM TW 07/10-07/29   MIT 254  
            TW     MIT 256  
          4:00 PM-6:15 PM R 07/13      
            R     MIT 254  
          10:30 AM-12:15 PM S 07/15   MIT 256  
            S     MIT 254  
          10:30 AM-12:15 PM R 07/20      
            R     MIT 256  
          1:30 PM-3:45 PM F 07/21   MIT 254  
            F     MIT 256  
          1:30 PM-3:45 PM S 07/22   MIT 254  
            S     MIT 256  
          4:00 PM-6:15 PM MR 07/24-07/29      
            MR     MIT 254  
Audit never allowed.

DANCE-717: Theory and Techniques of Contemporary Concert Dance: Intermediate (2 units; G )

An intensive course designed to develop understanding of the major techniques of contemporary concert dance.

Notes:
May be repeated twice for cr. Prereq: grad st in Dance component of MFA prog & audition.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    2 LAB 801 66875 10:30 AM-12:15 PM M 06/19-07/01 Springer, Dawn MIT 256  
          10:30 AM-12:15 PM TR 06/19-07/15      
          10:30 AM-12:15 PM F 06/23      
          10:30 AM-12:15 PM F 07/07      
          10:30 AM-12:15 PM M 07/10-07/29      
          10:30 AM-12:15 PM F 07/21      
Audit never allowed.

DANCE-718: Theory and Techniques of Contemporary Concert Dance: Intermediate (2 units; G )

A continuation of Dance 717.

Notes:
May be repeated twice for cr. Prereq: grad st; Dance 717 or audition.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    2 LAB 801 67566 10:30 AM-12:15 PM M 06/19-07/01 Springer, Dawn MIT 256  
          10:30 AM-12:15 PM TR 06/19-07/15      
          10:30 AM-12:15 PM F 06/23      
          10:30 AM-12:15 PM F 07/07      
          10:30 AM-12:15 PM M 07/10-07/29      
          10:30 AM-12:15 PM F 07/21      
Audit never allowed.

DANCE-733: Improvisation 1 (3 units; G )

Techniques and structures for improvisation--the development of processes for evolving movement material from an exploration of the dynamics of inter and intra-relationships, and environment.

Notes:
Prereq: admission to Dance MFA program.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LAB 802 67796 4:00 PM-5:45 PM M 06/19-07/01 Gillespie, Maria MIT 256  
          1:30 PM-3:45 PM TWF 06/19-07/08      
          4:00 PM-5:45 PM R        
          4:00 PM-5:45 PM W 06/28      
          10:30 AM-12:15 PM F 06/30      
          1:30 PM-3:45 PM S 07/08      
          4:00 PM-5:45 PM WF 07/10-07/15      
          4:00 PM-5:45 PM M 07/10      
Audit never allowed.

DANCE-734: Improvisation 2 (3 units; G )

A continuation of Dance 733.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; Dance 733(P) & conc reg in Dance 702(C).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LAB 802 67797 4:00 PM-5:45 PM M 06/19-07/01 Loewen, Debra MIT 395  
          1:30 PM-3:45 PM TWF 06/19-07/08      
          4:00 PM-5:45 PM R        
          4:00 PM-5:45 PM W 06/28      
          10:30 AM-12:15 PM F 06/30      
          1:30 PM-3:45 PM S 07/08      
          4:00 PM-5:45 PM M 07/10      
          4:00 PM-5:45 PM WF 07/10-07/15      
Audit never allowed.

DANCE-751: Laban Movement Analysis (3 units; G )

Theory and movement practice in effort/shape for use both in performance and in choreography.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st in dance component of mfa prog.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LAB 801 66629 4:00 PM-6:15 PM T 06/19-07/29 Fluty, Kristina MIT 395  
          10:00 AM-12:15 PM W 06/19-07/08      
          10:00 AM-5:45 PM S 06/19-07/01      
          4:00 PM-6:15 PM F 07/07      
          10:00 AM-12:15 PM W 07/17-07/29      
Audit never allowed.

DANCE-790: Repertoire and Ensemble (1 - 3 units; G )

Practicum in group performance in dance department productions, touring groups, and performances related to the dance department. Includes original works from classical and contemporary repertoire.

Notes:
May be repeated to max of 12 cr. Prereq: grad st in Dance component of MFA program.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 LAB 801 66639 6:00 PM-7:45 PM W 06/26-07/22 Linhares Ferro, Simone MIT 254  
            W     MIT 256  
Audit never allowed.

DANCE-799: Independent Study (1 - 3 units; G )

Individual faculty and student will define the teaching/learning contract for the semester and agree on the credit.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 IND 101 60021 - 06/19-07/29 Burkholder, Daniel OFF CAMPUS  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 102 60016 - 06/19-07/29 Linhares Ferro, Simone OFF CAMPUS  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 103 60017 - 06/19-07/29 Gillespie, Maria OFF CAMPUS  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 104 60018 - 06/19-07/29   OFF CAMPUS  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 105 60019 - 06/19-07/29   OFF CAMPUS  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 106 60020 - 06/19-07/29   OFF CAMPUS  
Audit never allowed.

DANCE-801: Choreography I (3 units; G )

Creating fully mounted works; choreography, performance quality, lighting decor, costumes.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st in Dance choreography track of MFA prog; Dance 701(P) & 702(P) or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LAB 901 66741 - 06/19-07/29 Linhares Ferro, Simone OFF CAMPUS  
Audit never allowed.

DANCE-802: Choreography II (3 units; G )

Creating fully mounted works of greater length and complexity.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st in Dance Choreography track of MFA prog; Dance 701(P), 702(P), 801(P), or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LAB 901 66742 - 06/19-07/29 Linhares Ferro, Simone OFF CAMPUS  
Audit never allowed.

DANCE-861: Research Methodology for Dance (3 units; G )

Lecture, formulation of research proposal, research and write-up of a dance research problem.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st & admis to dance component of mfa prog.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 101 67814 - 06/19-07/29 Linhares Ferro, Simone OFF CAMPUS  
Audit never allowed.

DANCE-880: Developing Performance Quality (1 - 3 units; G )

Studies in dynamics of specific choreography.

Notes:
Cr determined prior to regis. May be repeated for up to 6 cr. Prereq: grad st in MFA performance component of dance prog; Dance 711 & 717 or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 LAB 901 66640 - 06/19-07/29 Linhares Ferro, Simone OFF CAMPUS  
Audit never allowed.

DANCE-888: Candidate for Degree (0 units; G )

Available for graduate students who must meet minimum credit load requirement.

Notes:
Fee for 1 cr will be assessed. Prereq: grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    0 IND 101 60022 - 06/19-07/29 Linhares Ferro, Simone OFF CAMPUS  
Audit never allowed.

DANCE-889: Special Workshops: (1 - 3 units; G )

Special short intensive workshops of 1-4 weeks during inter-terms or summer sessions presented by guest artists.

Notes:
May be retaken to 9 cr max. Prereq: grad st in MFA component of dance prog or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Modern Dance Pedagogy
    3 LAB 801 66648 9:00 AM-5:50 PM TWRF 06/12-06/17 Erkert, Jan MIT 341  
          9:00 AM-5:50 PM TWRF     MIT 395  
          10:00 AM-11:50 AM M 06/12   MIT 256  
          1:00 PM-3:30 PM M     MIT 341  
          9:00 AM-5:50 PM S 06/17      
            S     MIT 395  
Audit never allowed.
AfricanDance: Diaspora Influences Theory&Practicum
    2 LAB 802 67561 1:30 PM-3:45 PM R 06/19-07/29 Bronson, Ferne MIT 256  
          1:30 PM-3:45 PM M 06/19-07/01      
          1:30 PM-3:45 PM R 06/19-07/29   MIT 341  
          1:30 PM-3:45 PM M 06/19-07/01      
          1:30 PM-3:45 PM M 07/10-07/29   MIT 256  
            M     MIT 341  
          1:30 PM-3:45 PM F 07/14   MIT 256  
            F     MIT 341  
Audit never allowed.
Feldenkrais for Performers
    3 LAB 803 66649 8:30 AM-10:15 AM MTRF 06/19-07/01 Burkholder, Daniel ZEL 378  
          8:30 AM-10:15 AM MTR 07/10-07/29      
          8:30 AM-10:15 AM F 07/14      
          8:30 AM-10:15 AM S 07/15      
          10:00 AM-12:45 PM S 07/22      
          8:30 AM-10:15 AM F 07/28      
Audit never allowed.

DANCE-990: Dance Final Thesis/Project (2 - 4 units; G )

Final demonstration of craft and artistry mastered in program, when completion approved by project committee.

Notes:
May be repeated to max of 8 cr. Prereq: grad st; cons dept chair.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    2 - 4 IND 101 60023 - 06/19-07/29 Linhares Ferro, Simone OFF CAMPUS  
Audit never allowed.
    2 - 4 IND 102 60024 - 06/19-07/29 Burkholder, Daniel OFF CAMPUS  
Audit never allowed.
    2 - 4 IND 103 60025 - 06/19-07/29 Gillespie, Maria OFF CAMPUS  
Audit never allowed.
    2 - 4 IND 104 60026 - 06/19-07/29 Parsons, Marcia OFF CAMPUS  
Audit never allowed.
    2 - 4 IND 105 60027 - 06/19-07/29 Wutz, Darci OFF CAMPUS  
Audit never allowed.