African Haitian Dance- Beginning, Intermediate, and Advanced 10 Credits

As one of the courses of the African American Studies Program, the objective of this course

is to present means by which students can understand African and African-derived cultures

through direct experience in the education of music and dance and its relationship to and

influence on contemporary dance. While providing historical structure, technique and discipline,

students are exposed to a wide variety of dance styles and are provided with an alternative

learning atmosphere, which is beneficial physically, mentally and spiritually. Open to both

males and females, 9 th – 12 th grade. This course may be taken as PE or Performing Arts credit.

This course fulfills UC/CSU Visual and Performing Arts (f) requirement.


Advanced African Haitian Dance Year · 10 Credits