Modern Dance 2 (Dance Education)
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Name of lecturer(s)
Learning outcomes of the course unit
Intoduction to the basics of modern dance technique (Graham, Limon). An understanding of the uniqueness of the modern dance movement style.
Mode of study
Contact instruction through exercises.
Prerequisites and co-requisites
Completion of Modern Dance 1
This course is linked to Modern Dance 1. Students expand their skills in Modern Dance techniques (Graham, Limon), beginning in a creative way of working with managing movement material.
Recommended or required reading
Feldenkrais, Moshé: Awarness through Movement (Pohybem k sebeuvědomění), Praha 1996
Lewis, Daniel: The Illustrated Dance Technique of José Limón, New York 1984
Schurr, Gertrude; Yocom, R.D.:Modern Dance (Techniques and teaching)
Horosko, Marian: Martha Graham. The Evolution of her Dance Theory and Training, Pennington 1991
Stewart, Virginia, comp.: Modern Dance, New York 1991
Stodelle, Ernestine: The Dance Technique of Doris Humphrey, Princetown 1978
Warren, Larry: Lester Horton, Modern Dance Pioneer, New York 1991
Cohan, Robert: The Dance Workshop, London 1986
Assessment methods and criteria
During the semester participation in exercises, which are a condition for participating in the exam, are necessary. There is an exam before the commission of which a part is a short educational performance.
No schedule has been prepared for this course
The subject is a part of the following study plans
- Dance Pedagogy (Bc) (required subject with the possibility of repeat registration)
- Dance Pedagogy (Bc) - Classical Dance (required subject with the possibility of repeat registration)
- Dance Pedagogy (Bc) - Modern Dance (required subject with the possibility of repeat registration)
- Dance Pedagogy (Bc) - Folk Dance (required subject with the possibility of repeat registration)