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2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Human Performance and Sport Minor

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The human performance and sport minor concentrations are for students interested in sport coaching, dance, or exercise science. The primary objective is to provide instructional studies in a liberal arts institution in human performance and sport, thereby enhancing one's knowledge, understanding, and skillful use of this area of study to pursue a better quality of life.

Additional requirement: A grade of "C" or better is required for all human performance and sport courses taken in any major/minor concentration. Students should note that programs differ in the minimum grade required.

Total: 23-25

Dance Concentration

Dance Concentration Technique Courses 8 credits

Students choose from the dance technique courses listed below to attain 8 credits, according to level.

Dance Concentration Field Experience/Internship 1-3 credits

Students must take a Dance Field Experience OR Dance Internship.

Total Dance Concentration Credits 20-24

Through a combination of the above courses and requirements students must take a minimum of 20 credits towards their Dance Concentration Minor and meet the 4 credit upper division requirement.

Additional Requirements

Dance Concentration Minors are required to be involved in at least 2 MSU Denver Dance Program Performances.

Summary of Credits Required for Dance Concentration

Dance Concentration Core Courses

7-8 credits

Dance Concentration Technique Courses

8 credits

Dance Concentration Minor Field Experience/Internship

1-3 credits

Dance Concentration Minor Electives

2-5 credits

Total for Dance Concentration Minor

20-24 credits



Must have 4 credits of upper division classes


Required to be involved in 2 MSU  Denver Dance Program Performances


Exercise Science Concentration

Total: Minimum of 18 credit hours

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