The artistic qualities and techniques of dance in musical theatre explored through integrated theory and practice.
|Paper title||Dance for Musical Theatre|
|Teaching period||Second Semester|
|Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD)||$1,080.30|
|International Tuition Fees (NZD)||$3,954.75|
- (DANC 101 or THEA 153) and 18 200-level points in MUSI, DANC, THEA or PERF
- PERF 204, PERF 304, DANC 204
- Schedule C
- Arts and Music
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- Graduate Attributes Emphasised
- Global perspective, Communication, Critical thinking, Information literacy, Research,
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- Learning Outcomes
This paper will help foster:
- Intellectual independence and academic freedom: encompassing intellectual and artistic creativity.
- Knowledge: encompassing its relevance to the needs of students, employers, industry and society.
- Leadership in professional studies and performing arts.
Knowledge relevant to the field
By the end of this paper students will have:
- Gained an understanding of the musical theatre genre and its wide repertoire and styles.
- Developed the knowledge and ability to interpret and distinguish characteristics of the varied repertoire and styles of the genre.
- Developed an understanding of the theories that inform studies of the genre.
- Acquired stylistic and technical skills of particular dance repertoires.
The paper will enable students to:
- Construct effective academic essays that display coherent arguments.
- Effectively communicate ideas orally and engage in a critical discussion.
- Construct an exegesis (critical and reflective analysis of their choreographic work).