Upon successful completion of the course students:
•will have acquired knowledge about the customs, and traditions, traditional costumes, musical instruments and folk song from areas of Greece such as Macedonia, Thrace, Epirus, Thessaly, Roumeli, Peloponnese, Islands and cultural groups such as Sarakatsani, Vlachs, Pontians,
•will have reached a high level of knowledge, skill and ability to perform in practice the dances from the above regions of Greece and cultural groups,
•will have an in-depth understanding of the principles of didactics for the teaching of Greek Traditional Dances,
•will be able to apply in practice the principles of didactics for the teaching of Greek Traditional Dances,
•will have the ability to analyze the dances in parts according to the steps-movements and the rhythm of each dance and to the principles of didactics for an effective teaching,
•will be able to recognize and correct errors in the performance of the dances.
Course Content (Syllabus)
• Dance and Folk Culture. Tradition and folklore. The study of Greek dance. Principles of learning (theoretical models of learning). Dance forms. The folk song. Preparation of a paper on the subject of Greek Traditional Dance.
• Learning dances from geographical dippartments (Macedonia, Thrace, Epirus, Thessaly, Roumeli, Peloponnese, Islands), and cultural groups (Sarakatsanaioi, Vlachoi, Pontioi) from all over Greece.
Greek traditional dance, kinetic expressive means, principles of learning, education.
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
- Μαυροβουνιώτης Φώτιος, Μαλκογεώργος Αλέξανδρος, Αργυριάδου Ειρήνη (2013). Ελληνικοί ΛαΪκοί Χοροί.Εκδόσεις: University Studio Press.
-Δήμας Ηλίας, Τυροβολά Βασιλική, Κουτσούμπα Μαρία. (2017) ΕΛΛΗΝΙΚΟΣ ΠΑΡΑΔΟΣΙΑΚΟΣ ΧΟΡΟΣ- Θεωρήσεις για το λόγο, τη γραφή και τη διδασκαλία του. ΕΤΑΙΡΕΙΑ ΑΞΙΟΠΟΙΗΣΕΩΣ ΚΑΙ ΔΙΑΧΕΙΡΙΣΕΩΣ ΤΗΣ ΠΕΡΙΟΥΣΙΑΣ ΤΟΥ ΠΑΝΕΠΙΣΤΗΜΙΟΥ ΑΘΗΝΩΝ
-HELENE NEVEU KRINGELBACH, JONATHAN SKINNER (2019). Χορευτικοί πολιτισμοί: Παγκοσμιοποίηση, Τουρισμός και Ταυτότητα στην Ανθρωπολογία του χορού. ΕΚΔΟΣΕΙΣ ΚΛΕΙΔΑΡΙΘΜΟΣ ΕΠΕ.