2020-2021 Catalog 
    May 24, 2022  
2020-2021 Catalog [PREVIOUS CATALOG YEAR]

DAN 136 - Rumba, Cha Cha and Swing

Description: Basic and beginning moves for the Rumba, Cha Cha, and Swing. Includes movement, music and rhythm.

Credits: 1
Lab: 2

Course Content:
  1. Basic and beginning moves fo Rumba, Cha Cha and Swing
  2. Dance frame and partner relationship
  3. Principles of leading and following
  4. Music identification
  5. Rhythm and timing
  6. Dance floor awareness

Learning Outcomes:
  1. Dance the basic and beginning moves for Rumba, Cha Cha, and Swing. (1)
  2. Lead and follow in all dances. (2,3)
  3. Identify and dance to a variety of music. (4,5)
  4. Identify beats of music: slow, quick, syncopated. (4)
  5. Adjust style to fit dance floor space. (6)