As in Year 1 Jazz students explore the principles of Lyrical, Contemporary, Ballet and Modern Jazz with an emphasis on coordination, isolations, strength, physical virtuosity and anatomical efficiency. The history of Jazz dance and contemporary dance fusion within the genre is further discussed. More technically challenging vocabulary is covered with emphasis on extensive phrases and combinations designed to increase stamina and endurance. The choreography and musicality also becomes more sophisticated, demanding greater proficiency and versatility of the dancer.
This course is part of the full-time Dance Program.
Course code: DNCE 2204
Length: 22.5 hours
PrerequisitesJazz Technique 3
* Fees are approximate and subject to change. Students are required to pay any applicable fee increases. Fees listed are for domestic students. For international programs, visit VCC International.
† This information is intended as a guideline only. Program and course details are subject to change with the approval of VCC's Board of Governors.