The minor in dance requires a minimum of 15 s.h. in University of Iowa Department of Dance courses. Students must maintain a g.p.a. of at least 3.00 in all courses for the minor and in all UI courses for the minor. Course work in the minor may not be taken pass/nonpass.

Students must audition on campus in order to be admitted to the minor and for placement in dance classes. Auditions are held four times each year. Contact the Department of Dance for more information.

The minor requires the following course work.

This course:
DANC:2060Dance and Society in Global Contexts3
At least one of these:
DANC:1150Brazilian Culture and Carnival3
DANC:2050Improvisation I2
DANC:3050Body/Image: Dance and Media in Discourse and Practice2
Students may choose their remaining 15 s.h. of dance courses from these:
DANC:1085Introduction to Afro-Caribbean Dance Techniques1-2
DANC:3010Topics in Global Dance Techniques2
DANC:3030Major Ballet I1-3
DANC:3039Partnering Class1
DANC:3040Major Modern Dance I1-3
DANC:3060Dance History3
DANC:3070Dance Kinesiology3
DANC:3086Afro-Cuban Drum and Dance Performance1
DANC:3150Choreography I2
DANC:3521Acting for Singers and for Dancers2
DANC:3530Major Ballet II1-3
DANC:3540Major Modern Dance II1-3
DANC:3850Introduction to Laban Movement Studies2-3
DANC:3851Introduction to the Alexander Technique3
DANC:4030Major Ballet III1-3
DANC:4035Ballet Pointe II1-2
DANC:4040Major Modern Dance III1-3
DANC:4540Major Contemporary Dance IV1-2
DANC:4880Dance Gala Performance0-1
DANC:4881Collaborative Dance Performance0-4
DANC:4882Graduate/Undergraduate Concert0-4
DANC:4883Faculty/Graduate Concert0-4
DANC:4884Undergraduate Concert0-4
DANC:4885M.F.A. Thesis Concert0-4
DANC:4886B.F.A. Event0-4