HHP 259 Ballroom Dance

Prerequisite: HLT 100 (Formerly PEH 100), or WELL 101, or permission of instructor

An introduction to the history and practice of ballroom dances from various countries, such as the Waltz, Foxtrot, Cha Cha, and Tango. Students are expected to spend a majority of time learning to identify music appropriate for each dance while simultaneously learning and practicing the basic steps for each dance set by the standards used to judge American ballroom dance competitions. Students choose either leader or follower role, and partners will switch periodically. Noncredit for students who completed the course as PED/GST 126.


1/4 Course Credit