Course: Folk and Country Dance 1

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Course title Folk and Country Dance 1
Course code KTV/BT1
Organizational form of instruction Seminar
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter
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
Lecturer(s)
  • Kavalířová Gabriela, Mgr. Ph.D.
Course content
Theory: dance in life of people, its historical development, methodology of practice, graphic record Practice: - Czech folk dances - methodical practice of individual dance steps and combinations (dance walk and run, roll in step, skipping step, changing step, gallop, polka, four-stomp, chopped step, three-stomp, waltz, astride step, "confusing" dances) - country dances - methodical practice of individual dance steps and chosen dances - methodical presentations of students

Learning activities and teaching methods
Cooperative instruction, Students' portfolio, Skills demonstration, Individual study, Self-study of literature, Practicum
  • Preparation for comprehensive test (10-40) - 10 hours per semester
  • Presentation preparation (report) (1-10) - 10 hours per semester
  • Practical training (number of hours) - 26 hours per semester
  • Undergraduate study programme term essay (20-40) - 8 hours per semester
prerequisite
professional knowledge
- to master movement expression of basic music elements - to master rhythmic-movement preparation from the subject KTV/GYM1 - to have aesthetic and musical sense
learning outcomes
Students: - distinguish, perform and describe basic dance steps from Czech folk and country dances - teach other students individually created dance combination (folk, country or ballroom dancing) in appropriate didactic manner, they also describe it in written and graphic form - analyze and evaluate methodical presentations of their colleagues
teaching methods
Practicum
Skills demonstration
Cooperative instruction
Self-study of literature
Individual study
Students' portfolio
assessment methods
Test
Skills demonstration during practicum
Seminar work
Individual presentation at a seminar
Recommended literature
  • Bonuš, František. Country tance.
  • Drdácký, František. Lidové tance : České lidové tance a taneční pásma v úpravě pro tělovýchovné hnutí, školy a zájmovou uměleckou činnost. 1. vyd. Praha : Olympia, 1983.
  • Kos, Bohumil. Lidové tance ve školní tělesné výchově. Praha : Státní pedagogické nakladatelství, 1976.


Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Education Physical Education and Sport (15) Physical education and sport 2 Winter
Faculty of Education Physical Education and Sport (1) Physical education and sport 2 Winter
Faculty of Education Physical Education and Sport (13) Physical education and sport 2 Winter
Faculty of Education Physical Education and Sport (14) Physical education and sport 2 Winter