DANC 043. Dance Technique: African Diasporic Traditions I
African Dance I introduces students to movement concepts and vocabulary from the Umfundalai Dance technique. Drawing from key styles and traditions from the African Diaspora in a codified approach, students will gain a beginning understanding of how to embody African dance and aesthetic principles implicit in African orient movement. Students enrolled in DANC 043 for academic credit are required to write several detailed journals and a short final reflection paper.
0.5 credit or P.E.
Eligible for BLST
Fall 2019. Pettaway.
Spring 2020. Pettaway.
Fall 2020. Staff.
Spring 2021. Staff.
Catalog chapter: Music and Dance: Dance
Department website: http://www.swarthmore.edu/dance-program