[IDST 380] Dance Kinesiology
This course will include a basic introduction to human anatomy and kinesiology, specifically as applied to dance. Students will learn the bones of the body, the muscles, their attachments and their actions. The course will also take a broad look at the theory and practice of a wide variety of Somatics: approaches to improving the use of the body in movement. Students will increase their awareness and knowledge of their bodies and their own individual movement patterns.
Prerequisite: previous dance experience.
Offered each spring.