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Majors and More

Majors and More

Theatre and Dance

Bachelor of Arts in Theatre - Performance Emphasis

Bachelor of Arts in Theatre - Performance Emphasis 

General Education Courses

  Semester hours
ACAD 101 Principles of the Learning Academy

1

Critical Skills  

15-18

Writing and Critical Thinking    
WRIT 101 & CRTW 201 Composition; Critical Reading, Thinking & Writing

6

Quantitative Skills See approved list

3

Logic/Language/Semiotics    
MATH, CSCI, Foreign Languages, PHIL 220, SPCH 201

6

Technology Requirement See approved list; if a CSCI course that is approved under both Logic/language/Semiotics and Technology is taken, then it fulfills this requirement with 0 hours.

0-3

    Oral Communication Met in major with THRA 120

0

Skills for a Common Experience and Thinking Across Disciplines

3

HMXP 102 The Human Experience

3

Global Perspectives Met in major with THRT 210

0

Historical Perspectives Met in major with THRT 385

0

Developing Critical Skills and Applying them to Disciplines

16

Social Science 3 hours met with Constitution Requirement  
  See approved list; 2 different subject designators required

3

Humanities and Arts 6 hours met in major with THRA 120 and THRT 386  
  See approved list; must have an additional course not THRA or THRT

3

Natural Science See approved list; must include at least one lab.

7

Intensive Writing Met in major with THRT 386

0

   Constitution Requirement  

3

    ECON 103 or PLSC 201 Intro to Political Economy, American Government  
Theatre Major Courses (C or better required in each course.)

 51

THRT 110 Introduction to Design for Theatre

3

 
THRT 115 Introduction to Production

3

 
THRT 210 Script Analysis

3

 
THRT 385 Theatre History and Literature I

3

 
THRT 386 Theatre History and Literature II

3

 
THRA 120 Acting I

3

 
THRA 160 Stage Make-Up

3

 
THRA 180 Technical Theatre Practicum: Running Crew

0

 
THRA 173 Tech Theatre Pract:House Mangm

1

THRA 220 Voice and Movement for the Actor

3

 
THRA 320 Acting II

3

 
THRA 330 Stage Management

3

 
THRA 331 Directing I

3

 
THRA 421, THRA 422 Acting Styles I & II

6

 
 
Two courses required in dance technique with the DANA designator

2

Electives selected from:    
MUSA 101D Voice: Non Major  
 
MUSA 151 Winthrop Glee Club  
 
MUSA 152 Winthrop Chorale  
 
MUSA 153 Jazz Voices  
 
MUSA 154 Chamber Singers  
 
MUSA 171 Voice Class  
 
MUSA 172 Voice Class  
 
MUSA 271 Voice Class  
 
MUSA 272 Voice Class  
 
SPCH 203 Voice and Diction  
 
PHED 106 Tai Chi  
 
PHED 205 The Martial Arts  
 
PHED 230 Beginning Fencing  
 
PHED 266 Yoga  
 
PHED 282 Beginning Rock Climbing  
 
ENGL 305 Shakespeare  
 
ENGL 325 Dramatic Literature  
 
THED 321 Creative Dramatics  
 
and any other DANA, THRA, THRT, and THED courses open to majors (THRA 370-372 may be repeated for up to 6 hours credit)

9

Minor & General Electives  

35-38

Total  

124

For additional degree requirements, please visit the Degree Requirements page.

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