Course: Sport dance

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Course title Sport dance
Course code KTV/0463
Organizational form of instruction Lesson
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter and summer
Number of ECTS credits 2
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory-optional
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Petrů Dominika, PhDr. Ph.D.
Course content
Theory: 1.Basic knowledge of sport dance, disciplines, history, origin Practice: 2.Basic steps, rhythm, tempo, rules 3.Waltz 4.Valse 5.Tango 6.Slowfox 7.Quickstep 8.Revision, show 9.Samba 10.Chacha 11.Rumba 12.Jive 13.Revision, show

Learning activities and teaching methods
unspecified, unspecified
  • unspecified - 28 hours per semester
  • unspecified - 28 hours per semester
Learning outcomes
Theoretical knowledge, practice and improvement of practical skills in sport dance. Students will be familiar with two basic dance disciplines: standard (waltz, tango, valse, slowfox, quickstep) and latin-american (samba, chacha, paso doble, rumba, jive). Form a habit of a regular physical activity.
Students are able to recognize a dance by listnening, master the basic steps and easy compositions of standard and latin-american dances.
Interest in a chosen sport activity with respect to acquiring or improving the skills. Important knowledge, feeling the rhythm and music. For fulfiling course is necessary the dancing partner.

Assessment methods and criteria
80% attendance Show participation
Recommended literature
  • Landsfeld, Z.; Plamínek, J. Technika latinsko-amerických tanců. Praha: Jiří Plamínek, 2000..
  • Landsfeld, Z.; Plamínek, J. Technika standardních tanců. Praha: Jiří Plamínek, 1999..
  • Odstrčil,P. Sportovní tanec. Praha: Grada, 2004..
  • Český svaz tanečního sportu. Český svaz tanečního sportu.
  • International Dance Sport Federation. International Dance Sport Federation.

Study plans that include the course
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