Dance At BU
Earn a Dance Minor at Bloomsburg University
A Dance Minor is now available.
A. Required Courses: (6 total credits)
Dance 111 Dance History Survey (3) Fall
Dance 224 Choreography I (3) Spring
B. Choose 3 technique courses: (8 to 9 total credits required)
Exersci 117 Ballet/Jazz I (2) Fall/Spring
Dance 221 Ballet II (3) Fall
Dance 222 Modern 1/II (3) Spring
Dance 223 Jazz II (3) Fall
C. Options: Choose 6 credits from the lists below: (Include Repertory and/or Ensemble.)
(Note: Select 7 credits below if taking 05.117 above for 2 credits.)
Dance 229 Repertory (3) Spring (May be Repeated for Credit)
Dance 228 Ensemble (0-2) (credit requires approved faculty mentored project) Spring
NOTE: Students must enroll at least once in either Repertory or Ensemble. Ensemble does not have to be taken for credit to satisfy the requirement, and it may be repeated.
Dance 290 Special Topics: May include Tap, Improvisation, African Dance , or other (3)
Biology 173 Anatomy & Physiology (3)
Exersci 351 Kinesiology (3) Note: Biology 173 and 174 are prerequisites for Exersci 351
Exersci 278 Yoga (1)
Theatre 112 Fundamentals of Acting (3)
Biology 205 Introduction to Nutrition (3)
Exersci 270 Exercise and You (2)
Theatre 200 Voice and Movement (3)
- Download a Dance Minor Worksheet
Exciting Dance Classes
Learn more about the Dance classes offered at BU.
(Select "D" from the top menu to view the Dance classes)
Dance Minor Concert
Students enrolled in several classes each spring semester have the oportunity to particicpate in an annual Dance Minor concert. You see some pictures of the most recent one by clicking here.
BU Dance Ensemble
BU also has a large student run organization for those interested in dance activities not connected to academic credit. Please visit their website here for more information.
All dance photos on this page by Kelli Brown