Dance is an elective, non-major course of study. Requirements for dance courses vary with the instructor and subject matter, but each technique course demands a skill level of achievement, attendance, and demonstrable improvement at an acceptable level. Several courses involve written testing and/or research papers. Courses within a single area of study in dance--ballet, modern, or jazz--may only be taken for credit in ascending numerical order. A student may not register in one level and subsequently receive credit in a lower level. Students may, however, with the permission of the instructor, audit classes in an any sequence. Please consult with the teacher of the course for any audit privileges.
More information is available in the Vassar College Catalogue.