Classes Taught

Summer 2020

DAH250 Dance in Popular Culture 3 Credits
Interdisciplinary approach investigating diverse cultural dance practices that have shaped American popular culture from the late 19th century to the present. Highlights issues of power, class, race, ethnicity, gender, age and sexuality. Emphasis is on revealing diverse cultural influences in U.S. popular culture. Prerequisites: None.
General Education Designations: Cultural Diversity in the US [C], Humanities, Fine Arts & Design [HU] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
18773
Dobson Campus
Lecture
06/29/2020 - 07/30/2020

Class Ended

Notes: This is an On Your Time Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 18773 Students may contact instructor at: harper.piver@mesacc.edu

Fall 2020

DAN131 Ballet I 1 Credits
Introduction to the theory and practice of ballet at the beginning level. Development of movement quality and performance skills. Prerequisites: None. Note: DAN131 may be repeated for credit.
This class functions as a Dance Company. Live on-line and face-to-face rehearsal times may vary. A rehearsal calendar will be given to all students on the first day of class.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
33915
Dobson Campus
LIVE ONLINE
Lecture/Lab
08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020
MoWe
10:00 AM - 10:50 AM

Open

10 of 18
Seats Available

Notes: Live Online classes have sessions that meet online on specific days and times. Attendance in these sessions will be at the discretion of the instructor, and additional work will be required on the student’s own time. Access to a computer or mobile device with Internet connection is required. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Students may contact instructor at harper.piver@mesacc.edu

Additional Notes: This class functions as a Dance Company. Live on-line and face-to-face rehearsal times may vary. A rehearsal calendar will be given to all students on the first day of class.

DAN132 Modern Dance I 1 Credits
Introduction to the theory and practice of modern dance at the beginning level. Development of movement quality and performance skills. Prerequisites: None. Note: DAN132 may be repeated for credit.
This class functions as a Dance Company. Live on-line and face-to-face rehearsal times may vary. A rehearsal calendar will be given to all students on the first day of class.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
33916
Dobson Campus
LIVE ONLINE
Lecture/Lab
08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020
MoWe
9:00 AM - 9:50 AM

Open

8 of 18
Seats Available

Notes: Live Online classes have sessions that meet online on specific days and times. Attendance in these sessions will be at the discretion of the instructor, and additional work will be required on the student’s own time. Access to a computer or mobile device with Internet connection is required. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Students may contact instructor at harper.piver@mesacc.edu

Additional Notes: This class functions as a Dance Company. Live on-line and face-to-face rehearsal times may vary. A rehearsal calendar will be given to all students on the first day of class.

DAN134 Ballet II 1 Credits
Theory and practice of ballet at the advanced beginning level. Development of movement quality and performance skills. Note: DAN134 may be repeated for credit. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in DAN131 or permission of Instructor.
This class functions as a Dance Company. Live on-line and face-to-face rehearsal times may vary. A rehearsal calendar will be given to all students on the first day of class.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
33918
Dobson Campus
LIVE ONLINE
Lecture/Lab
08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020
MoWe
10:00 AM - 10:50 AM

Open

10 of 18
Seats Available

Notes: Hybrid classes include face-to-face format on campus at the time listed in the class schedule. The other part will be held online either without a set time to attend or a Live Online session. Students enrolling in a hybrid class acknowledge they already possess the skills described in the Minimum Computer and Technology Requirements at https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Students may contact instructor at harper.piver@mesacc.edu

Additional Notes: This class functions as a Dance Company. Live on-line and face-to-face rehearsal times may vary. A rehearsal calendar will be given to all students on the first day of class.

DAN135 Modern Dance II 1 Credits
Theory and practice of modern dance at the advanced beginning level. Development of movement quality and performance skills. Note: DAN135 may be repeated for credit. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in DAN132 or permission of Instructor.
This class functions as a Dance Company. Live on-line and face-to-face rehearsal times may vary. A rehearsal calendar will be given to all students on the first day of class.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
33919
Dobson Campus
LIVE ONLINE
Lecture/Lab
08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020
MoWe
9:00 AM - 9:50 AM

Open

8 of 18
Seats Available

Notes: Live Online classes have sessions that meet online on specific days and times. Attendance in these sessions will be at the discretion of the instructor, and additional work will be required on the student’s own time. Access to a computer or mobile device with Internet connection is required. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Students may contact instructor at harper.piver@mesacc.edu

Additional Notes: This class functions as a Dance Company. Live on-line and face-to-face rehearsal times may vary. A rehearsal calendar will be given to all students on the first day of class.

DAN141 Dance Workshop 1 Credits
An intensive experience in the process of choreography, performance, and production elements. Prerequisites: None. Note: DAN141 may be repeated for credit.
This class functions as a Dance Company. Live on-line and face-to-face rehearsal times may vary. A rehearsal calendar will be given to all students on the first day of class.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
40604
Dobson Campus
LIVE ONLINE
Lecture/Lab
08/25/2020 - 12/18/2020
Tu
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Open

16 of 18
Seats Available

Notes: Hybrid classes include face-to-face format on campus at the time listed in the class schedule. The other part will be held online either without a set time to attend or a Live Online session. Students enrolling in a hybrid class acknowledge they already possess the skills described in the Minimum Computer and Technology Requirements at https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 40604 is "Propel" Junior Dance Company. No auditions required. Students may contact piver.harper@mesacc.edu

Additional Notes: This class functions as a Dance Company. Live on-line and face-to-face rehearsal times may vary. A rehearsal calendar will be given to all students on the first day of class.

DAN264 Choreography I 3 Credits
Study of basic dance choreography to include construction of a phrase, structure and form in a composition, and the basic elements of time, space and energy. Prerequisites: None.
This class functions as a Dance Company. Live on-line and face-to-face rehearsal times may vary. A rehearsal calendar will be given to all students on the first day of class.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
33950
Dobson Campus
LIVE ONLINE
Lecture/Lab
08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020
MoWe
1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Open

13 of 18
Seats Available

Notes: Live Online classes have sessions that meet online on specific days and times. Attendance in these sessions will be at the discretion of the instructor, and additional work will be required on the student’s own time. Access to a computer or mobile device with Internet connection is required. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

DAN264 is only offered Fall. Students may contact instructor at piver.harper@mesacc.edu

Additional Notes: This class functions as a Dance Company. Live on-line and face-to-face rehearsal times may vary. A rehearsal calendar will be given to all students on the first day of class.

DAN265 Choreography II 3 Credits
Exploration of choreography at the intermediate level. Experimentation with the various approaches to creative practice as established by 20th and 21st century artists. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in DAN264 or permission of Instructor.
This class functions as a Dance Company. Live on-line and face-to-face rehearsal times may vary. A rehearsal calendar will be given to all students on the first day of class.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
35989
Dobson Campus
LIVE ONLINE
Lecture/Lab
08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020
MoWe
1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Open

13 of 18
Seats Available

Notes: Live Online classes have sessions that meet online on specific days and times. Attendance in these sessions will be at the discretion of the instructor, and additional work will be required on the student’s own time. Access to a computer or mobile device with Internet connection is required. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

DAN264 is only offered Fall. Students may contact instructor at piver.harper@mesacc.edu

Due to COVID19 impact; this class was transitioned from In person or Hybrid to fully Online for Fall 2020

Additional Notes: This class functions as a Dance Company. Live on-line and face-to-face rehearsal times may vary. A rehearsal calendar will be given to all students on the first day of class.

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