Minor in Dance

The Tempest direction by William Tate & choreography by Carolyn Holzman



To earn a Minor in Dance, a student must complete 28 adviser-approved credits in dance to include the following:

12 Credits:
TA 150 Dance Appreciation (4) or TA 360U Understanding Dance (4)
TA 351 Dance Composition
TA 362 20th Century Dance

16 Credits Additional in Dance (at least 8 upper-division):
TA 102 Introduction to Acting (4)
TA 147 Movement for the Actor (3)
TA 248 Acting I: Process (4)
TA 1/393 Dance Lab: Modern (2)
TA 1/396 Dance Lab: Ballet (2)
TA 1/397 Dance Lab: Jazz (2)
TA 350 Dance Improvisation (4)
TA 352 Choreography (4)

Courses taken under the undifferentiated grading option (pass/no pass) will not be accepted toward fulfilling school minor requirements, with the exception of TA 150 Dance Appreciation. At least 12 dance credits must be taken in residence at Portland State University.