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Arts Open Access:
Dance Courses Open to Students in Other Disciplines

Several courses offered by the Conservatory of Dance are open to students in other disciplines. These are noted as Arts Open Access in the myHeliotrope course search each semester. The following are examples of courses that have been offered under Arts Open Access.

Note: There are also undergraduate courses in the dance BFA curriculum that are open to students in other disciplines with permission of instructor, when noted in the description.

Refer to Ballet for the following descriptions.

DPB 1060/Introduction to Ballet
DPB 1080/Intermediate Ballet

General Dance:
Refer to General Dance for the following descriptions.

DPD 1060/Hip-Hop
DPD 1110/The Best of 20th- and 21st-Century Dance
DPD 1130/Special Topics in Dance: Visiting Scholar
DPD 1655 and 1665/Topics in Music
DPD 2060 and 2070/Western Dance History I
DPD 3280/Your Brain on Art: Explorations in Neuroaesthetics
DPD 3650/Music III

Refer to Modern for the following descriptions.

DPM 1002/Jazz Dance
DPM 1060/Introduction to Modern Dance
DPM 1090/Introduction to Improvisation

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Conservatory of Dance


Dance BFA Program

Concentrations &
Academic Requirements:

Dance Composition
Dance Production

Undergraduate Courses:
DPB 1000–4999
DPC 1000–4999
DPD 1000–4999
DPM 1000–4999
Arts Open Access*
*open to students in other disciplines

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