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DESN: Design

2034, 2035. Engineering Graphics I (3,0) (F,S)
2 lecture and 2 lab hours per week. P: ITEC 2000 or MIS 2223. Basic skills and theory of graphics. Applies graphics in manufacturing, construction, and related fields.
2036, 2037. Computer-Aided Design and Drafting (3,0) (F,S)
2 lecture and 2 lab hours per week. P: DESN 2034. Applies computer-aided design and drafting (CADD) as related to design process and development of engineering drawings and other documents. Use of CADD in various design disciplines, including architectural, electrical, mechanical, and civil.
3030, 3031. Architectural Drafting (3,0) (F,S)
2 lecture and 2 lab hours per week. P: DESN 2034 or IDSN 1281. Fundamental areas of residential working drawings.
3032, 3033. Engineering Graphics II (3,0) (S)
2 lecture and 2 lab hours per week. P: DESN 2036. Continuation of DESN 2036, 2037 with greater depth in application of graphics in manufacturing construction and related fields.
3036, 3037. Architectural Design and Drafting (3,0) (F)
2 lecture and 2 lab hours per week. P: DESN 2036, 3030. Practical experience in design of commercial structures from graphics perspective. Develop and interpret working drawings.
3038, 3039. Sustainable Design (3,0) (S)
2 lecture and 2 lab hours per week. P: DESN 2036, 3030. Introduces sustainability issues related to building technology and pursuit of design solutions.
3230, 3231. Rapid Prototyping (3,0) (S)
2 lecture and 2 lab hours per week. P: DESN 3032; IENG 2076. Develops holistic view and initial competencies in engineering design by conceiving, designing, manufacturing, and testing system components.
3234, 3235. Jig and Fixture Design (3,0) (F)
2 lecture and 2 lab hours per week. P: DESN 3032; ITEC 2090; IENG 2076. Applies principles of jig and fixture design and their construction.
3236, 3237 Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (3,0) (F)
2 lecture and 2 lab hours per week. P: DESN 3032; MATH 1074; ITEC 3200 or MATH 2283. Introduces concepts of Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing based on industry standards such as ANSI and ASME using measuring equipment, problem solving, and case studies. Provide tools for immediate application of GD&T concepts to production specifications.
4030, 4031. Descriptive Geometry (3,0) (S)
2 lecture and 2 lab hours per week. P: DESN 3032; MATH 1074. Principles of projection, including reference system (the graphical method of solving solid analytic geometry problems).
4234, 4235. Machine and Tool Design (3,0) (F)
2 lecture and 2 lab hours per week. P: DESN 3032; IENG 2076. Applies principles of machine and tool design. Complete designs and drawings of machines, tools, fixtures, gauges, automated clamping devices, and piercing and forming dies.
4503. Laboratory Problems: Design and Drafting (3) (F,S,SS)
6 lab hours per week. P: DESN 3030 or 3032; or consent of instructor. Independent study to gain further expertise in particular area of design and drafting.
4504. Laboratory Problems: Graphic Communication (3) (F,S,SS)
6 lab hours per week. P: Consent of dept chair. Independent study of concepts, processes, tools, and materials in graphic communication technology.
DESN Banked Courses
3034, 3035. Civil Drafting and Laboratory (3,0)
4032, 4033. Technical Illustration: Procedures and Practices (3,0)
5500. Independent Study: Graphic Communication (3) (F,S,SS)

DNCE: Dance

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1000. Introduction to Dance (3) (F,S,SS)
May not count toward DNCE major. Development of dance as art. Roles of choreographer and dancer.
1001. Fundamentals of Ballet (3) (SS) (FC:FA)
7.5 hours per week. Basic skills of ballet. Includes overview of ballet development.
1002. Fundamentals of Contemporary Dance (3) (SS) (FC:FA)
7.5 hours per week. Basic skills of modern dance. Includes overview of modern dance development.
1003. Fundamentals of Jazz Dance (3) (SS) (FC:FA)
7.5 hours per week. Basic skills of jazz dance. Includes overview of jazz dance styles.
1011. Ballet I (3) (F) (FC:FA)
Progressive and continuous work in learning and perfecting technique in this most difficult and refined form of dance.
1012. Contemporary Dance I (3) (F) (FC:FA)
Dance technique which does not employ a standardized vocabulary of steps.
1013. Jazz Dance I (3) (F) (FC:FA)
May not count toward BFA in DNCE. Most recent dance form influenced by South American and African cultures.
1021. Ballet II (3) (S)
Progressive and continuous work in perfecting technique and style in ballet.
1022. Contemporary Dance II (3) (S)
Progressive and continuous work in perfecting technique and style in contemporary dance.
1023. Jazz Dance II (3) (S)
May not count toward BFA in DNCE. Progressive and continuous work in perfecting technique and style in jazz dance.
1111, 1121, 2131, 2141, 3151, 3161, 4171, 4181. Ballet Technique Development I, II, III, IV, V, VI, VII, VIII (3 each)
Formerly 1111 was DNCE 2111; 1121 was DNCE 2121; 6 hours per week. P: Placement by faculty jury. Progressive and continuous work in perfecting ballet technique.
1112, 1122, 2132, 2142, 3152, 3162, 4172, 4182. Contemporary Dance Technique Development I, II, III, IV, V, VI, VII, VIII (3 each)
Formerly 1112 was DNCE 2112; 1122 was DNCE 2122; 6 hours per week. P: Placement by faculty jury. Progressive and continuous work in perfecting contemporary dance technique.
1113, 1123, 2133, 2143, 3153, 3163, 4173, 4183. Jazz Dance Technique Development I, II, III, IV, V, VI, VII, VIII (3 each)
Formerly 1113 was DNCE 2113; 1123 was DNCE 2123; 6 hours per week each. P: Placement by faculty jury. Progressive and continuous work in perfecting jazz dance technique.
1114. Beginning Ballet I (2) (F)
May be repeated for a maximum of 4 s.h. Basic work in learning techniques in ballet.
1115. Beginning Modern I (2) (F)
May be repeated for a maximum of 4 s.h. Basic work in learning techniques in modern dance.
1116. Beginning Jazz I I (2) (F)
May be repeated for a maximum of 4 s.h. Basic work in learning techniques in jazz dance.
1124. Beginning Ballet II (2) (S)
May be repeated for a maximum of 4 s.h. P: DNCE 1114 or consent of instructor. Continued work in learning techniques in ballet.
1125. Beginning Modern II (2) (S)
May be repeated for a maximum of 4 s.h. P: DNCE 1115 or consent of instructor. Continued work in learning techniques in modern dance.
1126. Beginning Jazz II (2) (S)
May be repeated for a maximum of 4 s.h. P: DNCE 1116 or consent of instructor. Continued work in learning techniques in jazz dance.
2011, 2021, 3011, 3021, 4011, 4021, 4131, 4141. Pointe I, II, III, IV, V, VI, VII, VIII (1 each)
2 hours per week. P: Consent of instructor. Progressive and continuous work in perfecting technique of pointe combinations and classical ballet variations.
2031. Ballet III (3) (F)
Continued work on ballet technique.
2032. Contemporary Dance III (3) (F)
Continued work on contemporary dance technique.
2033. Jazz Dance III (3) (F)
P: 6 s.h. ballet or consent of instructor. Continued work on jazz technique.
2041. Ballet IV (3)
Continued work in perfection of technique.
2042. Contemporary Dance IV (3) (S)
Continued work in perfection of technique.
2043. Jazz Dance IV (3) (S)
P: 6 s.h. ballet or consent of instructor. Continued work in perfection of technique.
2051, 2061. Ballet Studio I, II (1)
Progressive and continuous work in perfecting techniques and style in ballet. Emphasis on performance quality by means of individualized instruction.
2134. Intermediate Ballet I (2) (F)
May be repeated for a maximum of 4 s.h. P: DNCE 1124 or consent of instructor. Continuous and progressive work in perfecting techniques in ballet.
2135. Intermediate Modern I (2) (F)
May be repeated for a maximum of 4 s.h. P: DNCE 1125 or consent of instructor. Continuous and progressive work in perfecting techniques in modern dance.
2136. Intermediate Jazz I (2) (F)
May be repeated for a maximum of 4 s.h. P: DNCE 1126 or consent of instructor. Continuous and progressive work in perfecting techniques in jazz dance.
2144. Intermediate Ballet II (2) (S)
May be repeated for a maximum of 4 s.h. P: DNCE 2134 or consent of instructor. Continuous and progressive work in perfecting techniques in ballet.
2145. Intermediate Modern II (2) (S)
May be repeated for a maximum of 4 s.h. P: DNCE 2135 or consent of instructor. Continuous and progressive work in perfecting techniques in modern dance.
2146. Intermediate Jazz II (2) (S)
May be repeated for a maximum of 4 s.h. P: DNCE 2136 or consent of instructor. Continuous and progressive work in perfecting techniques in jazz dance.
2190. Early Experiences for the Prospective Dance Educator (1) (F)
1 lecture hour for 6 weeks; 2 lab or studio hours for 10 weeks. For students considering a career in dance education. Teaching of dance through observation and participation in teaching activities in school classrooms.
2200. Creative Dance and Drama for the Elementary School (2) (S)
Same as THEA 2200 Content, philosophy, methodology, and projects appropriate for student preparing to teach elementary grades.
2201. Dance Improvisation I (1) (F)
2 hours per week. Guided exploration in elements of dance for development of spontaneity of individual movement, group interaction, and choreographic skills.
2202. Dance Improvisation II (1) (S)
2 hours per week. Continuation of guided exploration in elements of dance. Student creates and conducts improvisations.
2203, 2204. Dance Improvisation Aerobics (1,1)
2 hours per week. Guided movement exploration within framework of aerobic workout. Emphasis on spontaneous physical expression and high-paced release of energy.
2211, 2221, 3211, 3221, 4211, 4221, 4231, 4241. Partnering I, II, III, IV, V, VI, VII, VIII (1 each)
Formerly 2211 was DNCE 3071 2 hours per week. P: Consent of instructor. Progressive and continuous work in perfecting technique of support when performing with a partner.
3000, 3001. Dance Performance (1,1) (F,S)
6 hours per week each. P: Consent of instructor. Practical experience in various areas of dance performance in faculty-choreographed production.
3014. Fundamentals of Tap Dance (1) (F) (FC:FA)
Formerly DNCE 3070 2 hours per week. Introduction to tap dance as performing art through study of basic tap vocabulary, fundamental rhythms, locomotor movements, and tap styles.
3024. Intermediate Tap Dance (1) (S)
Formerly DNCE 3072 2 hours per week. P: DNCE 3014 or consent of instructor. Vocabulary of tap terminology, repertoire of tap steps, and recognizable jazz/tap style in performance.
3051. Ballet V (3) (F)
P: DNCE 2041 or consent of instructor. Continued study in perfecting ballet technique.
3052. Contemporary Dance V (3) (F)
P: DNCE 2042 or consent of instructor. Continued work toward perfection of technique and style.
3053. Jazz Dance V (3) (F)
P: DNCE 2043 or consent of instructor. Continued work in perfection of technique.
3061. Ballet VI (3) (S)
P: DNCE 3051 or consent of instructor. Continued study in perfecting ballet techniques.
3062. Contemporary Dance VI (3) (S)
P: DNCE 3052 or consent of instructor. Continued work toward perfection of technique and style.
3063. Jazz Dance VI (3) (S)
P: DNCE 3053. Continued work in perfection of technique.
3114, 3124, 4134. Tap Technique Development I, II, III (1,1,2) (3114:F; 3124:S; 4134:F)
Formerly 3114 was DNCE 4074; 3124 was DNCE 4075. DNCE 3114, 3124: 2 hours per week; 4134: 3 hours per week. P: Placement by faculty jury. Progressive and continuous work in perfecting technique and style in tap dance.
3501, 3502, 3503. Independent Study in Dance (1,2,3) (F,S,SS)
May be repeated for maximum of 4 s.h. with change of topic. P: Consent of instructor and dept chair. Independent study of scholarly topic related to dance.
3601, 3602, 3603. Selected Topics in Dance (1,2,3) (F,S,SS) (FC:FA)
May be repeated for maximum of 4 s.h. with change of topic. P: Consent of instructor and dept chair. Intensive study of selected topics related to dance.
3703. International Ballroom and Folk Dance Styles (3) (FC:FA)
Knowledge, skills, and understanding of international ballroom and folkdance styles.
4000, 4001. Special Dance Projects (1,1)
6 hours per week each. P: Consent of instructor. Practical experience in various areas of dance performance directed and supervised by faculty.
4034. Advanced Tap Dance (2) (F)
Formerly DNCE 3073 3 hours per week. P: DNCE 3024 or consent of instructor. Progressive and continuous work in perfecting technique of tap dance.
4044. History of Dance I (3) (WI) (F) (FC:FA)
Explores dance as ritual and theatrical art.
4045. History of Dance II (3) (WI) (S) (FC:FA)
Explores development of dance as theatrical art.
4046. Composition I (3) (WI) (F)
P: 3000-level DNCE technique classes. Movement possibilities through kinesthetic awareness. Development of creative intuition through problem-solving in choreographic design.
4047. Composition II (3) (WI) (S)
P: DNCE 4046. Development of choreographic idea.
4048. Choreography Project (3) (F)
9 hours per week. P: DNCE 4047 or consent of instructor. Development, presentation, and evaluation of choreographic projects.
4071. Ballet VII (3) (F)
P: DNCE 3061 or consent of instructor. Continued study in perfection of technique.
4072. Contemporary Dance VII (3) (F)
P: DNCE 3062 or consent of instructor. Continued study in perfection of technique and style.
4073. Jazz Dance VII (3) (F)
6 hours per week. P: DNCE 3063. Continued work in perfection of jazz technique.
4076. Theatre Dance Styles I (3)
6 hours per week. P: DNCE 2041 or 2043; and consent of instructor. Develop basic practical knowledge of choreographed movement in musical theatre dance idiom. Emphasizes twentieth century theatre dance styles.
4081. Ballet VIII (3) (S)
P: DNCE 4071 or consent of instructor. Continued study in perfection of technique.
4082. Contemporary Dance VIII (3) (S)
P: DNCE 4072 or consent of instructor. Continued study in perfection of technique and style.
4083. Jazz Dance VIII (3) (S)
6 hours per week. P: DNCE 4073. Continued work in perfection of jazz technique.
4323. Perspectives on Dance Education, Grades K-12 (3) (WI) (F,S)
P: Admission to upper division; consent of instructor. Theoretical foundations in dance education and implications for curriculum and teaching.
4324. Internship in Dance Education (10) (F,S)
Full-time, semester-long internship. P: Admission to upper division; C: DNCE 4325. Supervised internship in dance education in public schools.
4325. Internship Seminar: Issues in Dance Education (1) (F,S)
P: Admission to upper division; C: DNCE 4324. Individualized study of problems or issues in dance education.
DNCE Banked Courses
2071, 2081. Ballet Studio III, IV (1 each)
2052, 2062, 2072, 2082. Contemporary Dance Studio I, II, III, IV (1 each)
2053, 2063, 2073, 2083. Jazz Dance Studio I, II, III, IV (1 each)
4031, 4041, 4051, 4061. Ballet Studio V, VI, VII, VIII (1 each)
4032, 4042, 4052, 4062. Contemporary Dance Studio V, VI, VII, VIII (1 each)
4033, 4043, 4053, 4063. Jazz Dance Studio V, VI, VII, VIII (1 each)
4077. Theatre Dance Styles II (3)

DRED: Driver Education

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2000. Introduction to Driver and Traffic Safety Education (3) (F,S,SS)
P: Valid driver’s license. Current concepts in driver and traffic safety education.
2330. K-12 Safety Education (3) (F,S,SS)
Composite look at safety education as related to K-12 students. Emphasis on traffic, home, school, work, and recreational safety.
3309. Advanced Driver and Traffic Safety Education (3) (F)
For advanced driver educator. P: DRED 2000. Concentrated study on various cognitive areas of driver and traffic safety education.
3320, 3321. Laboratory Programs in Driver and Traffic Safety Education (3,0) (S)
2 lecture and 2 lab hours per week. P: DRED 2000 and a valid driver’s license. Theory and practice of dealing with multiple-car driving range, simulation, and on-street lab programs in driver education. Each student responsible for teaching a beginning student the lab phase of driver education.
DRED Banked Courses
2220. The Highway Transportation System (3)
2230. Traffic Law (3)
2307. Practicum in Driver and Traffic Safety Education (3)
3210, 3211. Motorcycle Safety Instructor Preparation (3)
4323. The Teaching of Driver and Traffic Safety Education in High School (3)
4324. Observation and Supervised Teaching in Driver and Traffic Safety Education (8)
5310. Advanced Motorcycle Safety (3)