Classes Taught

Spring 2024

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.

Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
26943
Dobson Campus

Dance Room

In Person
Lecture/Lab
01/16/2024 - 05/10/2024
TuTh
9:00 AM - 10:15 AM

Class Ended

Notes: Class 26943 Students may contact instructor at: harper.piver@mesacc.edu

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.

Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
31247
Dobson Campus

Dance Room

In Person
Lecture/Lab
01/16/2024 - 05/10/2024
TuTh
1:30 PM - 2:45 PM

Class Ended

Spring Flex Start 2024

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
29595

Online Course

Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
01/29/2024 - 05/10/2024

Class Ended

Notes: This is an 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 29595 Honors Program students only

Class 29595 Students may contact instructor at: harper.piver@mesacc.edu

Summer 2024

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
15087

Online Course

Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
05/28/2024 - 06/27/2024

Open

4 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: This is an 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 15087 Students may contact instructor at: harper.piver@mesacc.edu

PED101PS Pilates 1 Credits

Mat-based exercise system focused on improving flexibility and strength for the total body. Teaches core control and stabilization while improving postural alignment.

Prerequisites: None.

Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
16746
Dobson Campus

West Gym

In Person
Lecture/Lab
05/28/2024 - 06/27/2024
MoTuWeTh
7:30 AM - 8:50 AM

Open

7 of 15
Seats Available

Fall 2024

DAN250 Dance Performance III 1 Credits

Continued study of the process and practice of dance performance at beginning intermediate level.

Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in DAN155 or permission of Instructor. Corequisites: Any level of any of the following dance technique courses with a DAN prefix: ballet, modern, jazz, hip hop, tap, social, or world dance.

Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
32330
Dobson Campus

Dance Room

In Person
Lecture/Lab
08/19/2024 - 12/13/2024

Open

15 of 15
Seats Available

Notes: Perform in the Fall Dance Concert! Enrollment in this course requires an audition. Auditions will be held in August and are open to all MCC Students. No prior dance experience is required. For information about upcoming auditions, please contact the Dance Program Office at (480) 461-7597 or visit our website: https://www.mesacc.edu/departments/exercise-science/dance-program/performance-opportunities In addition to weekly class meetings/rehearsals, all students in this course must attend all costume fittings, and technical and dress rehearsals for the production. Students will also participate in at least one full-concert run-through prior to tech week. A production schedule will be provided to students during the first week of classes.

Fall Flex Start 2024

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
33926

Online Course

Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
09/03/2024 - 12/13/2024

Open

13 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: This is an 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.

Honors Program Only

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

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