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Course Catalog 2008-2009 
Course Catalog 2008-2009 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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AAST 262 - Capoeira II

This course may also count for the major in (consult the program or department major requirements) :
Next Offered: Second Semester 2010
Semester Offered: Second Semester
Credits (Range): 3 Hours
Attribute: 3 HU, CD

This is a continuation in the study of Capoeira Angola. Students will continue to build strength, coordination, rhythm, and balance as well as learn to play rhythms on all the instruments of Capoeira Angola with special attention given to the berimbau. Readings and discussions will further explore the history and emergence of Capoeira Angola as a tool for African spirituality, liberation and Cultural Revolution within the new world. Throughout the semester students will engage in special events and performances that present our work to the campus community. Enrollment Limit: 25.
Instructor: J. Emeka
Prerequisites & Notes
Prerequisite: AAST/DANC 161 or consent of instructor.

Cross List Information
This course is cross-listed with DANC 262.

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