Undergraduate Catalog

B.A. in Theatre Arts: Production/Performance

Summary of Requirements


2020-2021
General Studies 37
Pre-Major Courses 6
Major and Related Courses 36-39
Free Elective Courses 38-41
TOTAL 120

Requirements for a Major in Theatre Arts with a Specialization in Production/Performance

Required pre-major courses 6 hours

THE 101Visual Gestural Communication

3

THE 110Introduction to Theatre

3

Required theatre and related courses 27-30 hours

THE 320Field Experience

3-6

ENG 441Shakespeare

3

THE 281Theatre Practicum

1-3

THE 341Sign Language Translation for the Theatre

3

THE 348Theatre History

3

THE 350Script Reading and Analysis

3

THE 351Contemporary Drama

3

THE 353Fundamentals of Acting

3

THE 373Theatre Production and Management

3

THE 281: Repeat as necessary for a minimum of 6 credits.

Elective theatre courses 9 hours

Choose nine hours:

THE 201Fundamentals of Body Movement

3

THE 250Dance and Fundamental Movement Activities

1

THE 336Mime

3

THE 342Introduction to Playwriting

3

THE 361Fundamentals of Stagecraft

3

THE 405Fundamentals of Stage Lighting

3

THE 461History of Costume

3

THE 464Costume Design for the Theatre

3

THE 466Scenographic Techniques

3

THE 470Creative Movement and Drama, Preschool - Kindergarten

3

THE 472Educational Drama Grades 1-6

3

THE 474Educational Drama-Grades 6-12

3

THE 476Theatre for Youth

3

THE 478Fundamentals of Directing

3

THE 480Practicum in Educational Drama

3

THE 495Special Topics

1-5

THE 499Independent Study

1-3