Capstone Seminar: Research Methods in Dance


Research Methods in Dance: Methods used in dance theory, history, ethnography, education and choreography/practice. Interviewing and documentation; examination of issues concerning participatory experience and objectivity in ethnographic research. Students develop a research paper that culminates in an extensive individual project completed in this course, or, in the case of dance majors, in Dance 489T. Prerequisites: Junior or senior standing, Dance 101, and one additional course in dance history, theory or world cultures of dance. Consent of instructor required. Instructor: Shah. One course.

Curriculum Codes
  • ALP
  • CCI
  • CZ
  • R
  • W