NYU Steinhardt

Theory and Methodology in Ballet Pedagogy

  • Course Number: MPADE-GE 2257
  • Hours: 60
  • Units: 3
  • Description: During this course, students examine the American Ballet Theatre National Training Curriculum Level Pre-Primary to Level 5 with attention to established theory, terminology & methodology. Students will learn the sequence, as well as common teaching & learning faults of the program through technique class as well as seminars in pedagogy & dancer health. Includes music studies as related to the needs of class work. Students take the Pre-Primary to Level 3 ABT National Training Curriculum certification examination. Culminating project is an analysis of the Pre-Primary to level 3 National Training Curriculum.
  • Old Course Number: E89.2257