Apr 21, 2018
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Requirements for the Honors Degree may exceed the minimum total hour requirements for this major.
Major Requirements for Modern Dance
The University of Utah is accredited by the National Association of Schools of Dance (NASD).
Department of Modern Dance
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Honors Advisor: Ellen Bromberg
Minimum Degree Hours: 122
Minimum Major Hours: 79
Auditions are required for this major. Students must be admitted to the University of Utah before they can be formally accepted into the major.
Entering first-year students must complete at least 79 credits of DANC courses at the University of Utah. Transfer students, if entering the BFA Program as a sophomore, must complete at least 63 credits of DANC courses at the University of Utah. All majors courses must be completed with a “C-” or better. Technique placement for Sophomore, Junior, and Senior years is determined by the Department of Modern Dance faculty. Students must advance to at least DANC 3310 and DANC 3320, Level III Modern Dance Technique, in order to graduate.
Freshman Year Required Courses
Sophomore Year Required Courses
Junior Year Required Courses
Senior Year Required Courses
Major Requirements for Modern Dance Teaching
Courses to be added to the Fourth Year - Spring Semester
Honors Required Courses
Students who complete the Honors Degree requirements AND maintain a 3.5 gpa will recieve the Honors Degree (H.B.S or H.B.A.) designation on their diploma.
See Honors College for more information.
Complete 2 courses. Only one course from 3900, 3910, or 3920 can be used towards the two required courses.
Complete 1 course
Complete 3 additional honors (HONOR or HON attribute) courses.
Complete 1 Honors Thesis course (DEPT 4999) in your major department.
Final thesis must be approved by Honors Advisor.