Dance, Minor

The Dance minor is a 15-credit program that includes courses in the practice, theory, and critical analysis of dance and theater.  The minor will expose students to a wide array of diverse dance forms while also providing a sense of dance history and cultural context.

The following requirements below are intended for students declared after Fall 2022. If you have already declared your minor, please speak to your academic advisor for assistance.

Minor Coordinator:
Stephanie Bird

stephanie_bird@fitnyc.edu 

Choose up to 9 credits from the following:
PE 111Modern Dance1
PE 113Jazz Dance1
PE 114Ballet I1
PE 116Afro-Caribbean Dance1
PE 117Choreography I1
PE 118Flamenco Dance1
PE 119Dances of the Middle East and India1
PE 143Yoga I1
or PE 243 Yoga II
PE 148Mat Pilates1
PE 181Contemporary Urban Dance1
PE 214Ballet II1
PE 219Dances of the Middle East and India II1
Choose at least 6 credits (2 courses) from the following:
PE 100Introduction to Dance Movement Therapy 3
PE 200Performance Workshop2
PE/HA 210Devotional Art and Dance of the Indian Sub-Continent and West Asia (Interdisciplinary)3
PE 215Seeing Dance Live3
PE 216History of Ballet and Modern Dance3
PE 217Popular Urban Dance Past and Present3
PE 281Modern Dance Theory and Practice3
EN 258Introduction to Performance Studies3
MU 202Latin American and Carribbean Music3