The course prepares beginner to advanced beginner students with the foundation necessary for progression to the intermediate and advanced levels. Every student’s ability is assessed, and training follows a curriculum designed for each student to progress to his or her maximum potential. Course includes classical ballet vocabulary, technique, self -discipline, motivation, creativity, critical thinking, and confidence building. Students are required to participate in public performances as designated by the faculty. Instruction is provided by faculty from the Boston Ballet School in special arrangement with Endicott College. May be repeated for up to eight semesters for credit. Only three credits of this course can be applied toward the General Education elective requirement.