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Majors and More

Theatre and Dance

Bachelor of Arts in Theatre - Performance Emphasis

Bachelor of Arts in Theatre-Performance 

General Education

 

Semester Hours

ACAD 101 Principles of the Learning Academy

1

Shared Skills and Proficiencies
   
Writing and Critical Thinking    
WRIT 101 Composition

3

HMXP 102      Human Experience 3
CRTW 201 Critical Reading, Thinking & Writing

3

Oral Communication Met in major with THRA 120 0
Technology See approved list 3
Intensive Writing Met in major with THRT 386 0
Constitution Requirement See approved list; may be met with another requirement 0-3
Physical Activity Met in major with DANA course 0
Thinking Critically Across Disciplines    
Global Perspectives Met in major with THRT 210

0

Historical Perspectives Met in major with THRT 385

0

Introducing Students to Broad Disciplinary Perspectives

 

Social Science See approved list; must include 2 designators

6

Humanities and Arts See approved list; must include 2 designators
 (3 hours met in major with DANA; cannot use Theatre designators)

3

Quantitative Skills and Natural Science (3 courses) 9-12
Quantitative Skills See approved list (3-8)
Natural Science See approved list; must include one lab science.  [If 2 courses taken,
must be in 2 different groups:  Life, Physical ,Earth]

(3-8)

Subtotal   31-37
   
Theatre Major Courses (C- or better required in each course.)

 49

   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 121 Improvisation 3
   THRA 160 Stage Make-Up

3

   THRA 173 Tech Theatre Practicum:House Management

1

   THRA 180 Technical Theatre Practicum: Running Crew

0

   THRA 255 Movement for the Actor

3

   THRA 265 Voice 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

Three courses required in dance technique with the DANA designator

3

Minor   15-24
General Electives  

10-25

Total  

120

Not more than 36 hours in any one subject designator may be applied toward the major for a BA degree.

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

Last Updated: 7/10/20