BA in Dance Degree Map

The degree map is a suggested template and it is strongly suggested to meet with an advisor to make a personalized plan for your course of study.

Students who do not place in Level 1 may take Fundamentals of Contemporary or Fundamentals of Ballet. However, Fundamentals courses CANNOT be used to satisfy Major requirements.

First Year

Second Year

Fall

2 CR Level 1 Technique Course

Contemporary, Hip Hop, or Ballet

2 CR Basic Musicianship for

Dancers (fall only)

.5 CR Production Crew

Spring

2 CR Level 1 Technique Course:

Contemporary, Hip Hop, or Ballet

2 CR Level 1 Technique Course:

In a second form

3 CR Global Dance History

.5 CR Production Crew

Fall

2 CR Level 2 Technique Course:

Contemporary, Hip Hop, or Ballet

2 CR Level 2 Technique Course:

In a second form

1 CR Improvisation: Creative

Process (fall only)

1 CR Repertory 1

1 CR Stageraft (fall only)

Spring

2 CR Level 2 Technique Course:

Contemporary, Hip Hop, or Ballet

2 CR Composition I (Spring only)

3 CR Anatomy and Kinesiology

for Dancers (Spring only)

2 CR Production (Spring only)

Third Year

Fall

2 CR Level 3 Technique Course:

Contemporary, Hip Hop, or Ballet

2 CR Composition 2 (fall only)

3 CR Dance Electives **

** Students must complete, but are not limited to 3 Dance Elective credits. Independent Study, Internship, and Techniques (after 16 required Technique credits) can satisfy Dance Elective credits

Spring

2 CR Level 3 Technique Course:

Contemporary, Hip Hop, or Ballet

2 CR Dance Workshop (spring

only)

1 CR Repertory 2

2 CR Lecture/Demonstration

Touring Group (spring only)

Make an appointment with a dance advisor to learn more about the dance major, minor, and other programs.

For Advisement beyond your Dance Major:

Office of Advising 1119E

https://www.hunter.cuny.edu/advising