Is dance a legitimate academic discipline?
It takes like not long to learn how to dance at a party, and grinding isn’t hard to learn.
Is studying dance the same as “beer and girls”. How is this even a real academic discipline?
I can imagine an assignment, write a 1000 word paper on your experience grinding at a frat party.
Observe the dancing at a frat party and write a 10000 word report on the artistic value of the dancing.
Is this an expansion of the stupid academic disciplines of the Middle Ages where they tried to answer how many angels can sit on a pinhead?
How can dance be a legit academic study? It isn’t hard to dance at a party?
If dance was a language it wouldn’t have many words
Those words would be
And a few dirty words that would be part of grinding
How is dance a legit academic study or is it a way students get credit for partying like going to frat parties?
Do dance professors know more about Beer and partying and how to get a girl into the sack than others?
Is that basically a PhD in Beer and Girls?
- LiliLv 71 month ago
It's a performance subject, like music performance. It can also be considered akin to studio art. Such subjects are offered by some colleges and universities. They are not "academic," but they comprise advanced study, and the students usually are also required to take other, fully academic subjects.
No, sweetie, dance professors are no more knowledgeable about beer and partying and sex than anyone else.
Do try to grow up. It appears you're stuck at about age 12. Sad.
- KateLv 72 months ago
Dance is not academic, it is creative (maybe).
- Prof. CochiseLv 72 months ago
Nope - Get a useful degree and learn to dance on your own time.
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- 2 months ago
It is. It so is one.
- Sam SpayedLv 72 months ago
Dance is typically a Bachelor of Fine Arts, or a Bachelor of Performing Arts, not a Bachelor of Arts or Sciences.
But yes, it's a legitimate degree. There's more to a degree in dance than going to a club, just as there's more to a degree in drama than playing charades in your living room.
- charlatanLv 72 months ago
dance IS a legitimate academic discipline.
- Spock (rhp)Lv 72 months ago
plainly, you've little experience of the many forms of dance. Ballet is one and it has multiple steps, moves, and meanings to those
- AmarettaLv 72 months ago
It's as legitimate as majoring in physical education or recreational studies, which many athletes major in. Many recruited football and basketball players fail to graduate because they are basically studying beer and girls.
- οικοςLv 72 months ago
There is more to dance than a vertical expression of a horizontal desire. Ever hear of ballet?