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USC Catalogue 2019-2020 
USC Catalogue 2019-2020 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Dance in Entertainment Minor

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The Dance in Entertainment Minor offers undergraduate students an opportunity to explore dance in the commercial realm, from Hollywood to Broadway, primarily focused on performance, choreography and dance entrepreneurship. The program offers a wide variety of courses in dance technique, theory, the business of dance and choreography. 

This minor consists of one lower-division course, one upper-division course and 10 units of elective courses. Students must be in good academic standing to be admitted. No previous dance experience is required.

Required Lower-Division Requirement (4 units)

Required Upper-Division Requirement (4 units)

Dance Technique Courses*

Students may apply up to 4 units of dance technique courses (DANC 180-189c) toward the minor. Additional dance technique courses may be taken for general elective credit.

Students with previous dance experience may place into intermediate (b-level), intermediate/advanced (c-level) and/or advanced (d-level) courses. Such students must submit a Prerequisite Waiver Form, which requires the instructor’s approval.

Total Units Required: 18

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