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|Enrolment modes:||Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne)|
|Unit chair:||S Gardner|
|Prerequisite:||ACD204 or equivalent studies approved by the Unit chair.|
|Note: Online teaching methods require internet access. You will need to access substantial learning resources and experiences in CloudDeakin (Deakin’s online learning environment). Compliance with the Standards in computing, connectivity and student capability are a condition on your enrolment.|
Students will undertake regular technique classes which increasingly refer to resources for building kinaesthetic imagination and articulation. These resources can include developmental movement, ideokinesis, and release technique. Composition seminars introduce experimental approaches used by post-modern dance artists in the second part of the twentieth century. Readings in dance history also focus on this period.
Ongoing progress and development in contemporary dance technique and contribution to choreographic seminars 35%; two assessed composition assignments 35%; one essay of 2500 words 30%.
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