Associate of Fine Arts
Learn to teach or perform dance while preparing to transfer to a 4-year university.
Program/Major/Concentration Codes: AFAFINEARTS/AFA/AFAD
What can I do with this degree?
Career Options: Work as a dancer, or dance instructor.
Academic Options: Transfer to a university to complete a bachelor's degree.
Program Requirements 2017-2018
Department faculty approval is recommended when selecting an option or electives.
Arizona General Education Curriculum Requirements (AGEC-A)
This section lists general education requirements that are not fulfilled by core or support courses. * A grade of C or better is required for graduation.
|Biological and Physical Sciences||8|
|Social and Behavioral Sciences||6|
Required Core Courses. A grade of C or better is required for graduation.
|DNC 107||Dance Conditioning||2|
|DNC 150||Ballet I||2|
|DNC 151||Ballet II||2|
|DNC 166||Modern Dance I||2|
|DNC 167||Modern Dance II||2|
|DNC 200||Dance Appreciation and History||3|
|DNC 219||Jazz Dance I||2|
|DNC 220||Jazz Dance II||2|
|DNC 230||Rhythms for Dance||2|
|DNC 269||Dance Ensemble||3|
|DNC 280||Business for Dance Careers||3|
Required Support Courses
Classes taken for repeat credit will only count once. A grade of C or better is required for graduation.
|Arts and Humanities Electives: Complete two classes so that both the Arts and the Humanities AGEC requirements are completed.|
|MUS 151||Exploring Music||3|
|MUS 160||Popular Music in America||3|
|THE 105||Theater Appreciation||3|
|Dance Electives: Complete one class from the following|
|DNC 152||Ballet III||2|
|DNC 168||Modern Dance III||2|
|DNC 221||Jazz Dance III||2|
* Other general education requirements are fulfilled by required core and support courses: Arts and Humanities - the Arts & Humanities Electivs fulfill this requirement.