The Effects of Participation in Dance Technique Classes on Student Performance on a Spatial Kinesthetic Awareness Test

Authors: Minton, Sandra1; McGill, Karen2

Source: Journal of Dance Medicine & Science, Volume 2, Number 2, June 1998 , pp. 68-72(5)

Publisher: J. Michael Ryan Publishing Inc.

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Abstract:

This study sought to assess the performance of university undergraduates (n = 150) on the Spatial Kinesthetic Awareness Test (SKAT) using a pretest and posttest format. All subjects were enrolled in jazz or modern dance classes at the beginning or intermediate level. Analysis of student performance was done from videotapes. Students showed a significant improvement (p < 0.05) in overall performance on the SKAT in four of the nine classes tested.

Document Type: Research Article

Affiliations: 1: Coordinator of the Dance Program, Frasier 108, University of Northern Colorado, Greeley, Colorado 80639 2: Doctoral candidate in the Statistics Department, University of Northern Colorado, Greeley, Colorado

Publication date: June 1, 1998

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