Winthrop University: Majors and More - Bachelor of Arts in Theatre with Design and Technical Emphasis

Majors and More

Theatre and Dance

 

Bachelor of Arts in Theatre with Design/Technical Emphasis

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 or 442
0
Constitution Requirement See approved list; may be met with another requirement
0-3
Physical Activity See approved list
1
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 (cannot use Theatre designators)
6
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   35-41
   
Theatre Major Courses (C- or better required in each course.)

54

   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 386or 442 Theatre History and Literature II, African American Theatre
3
   THRT 312 History of Dress and Décor
3
   THRA 120 Acting I
3
   THRA 160 Stage Make-Up
3
   THRA 180 Technical Theatre Practicum: Running Crew
0
   THRA 260 Stagecraft
3
   THRA 261 Stage Lighting
3
   THRA 262 Drafting for Theatre 3
   THRA 330 Stage Management
3
   THRA 360 Scene Design
3
   THRA 361 Costuming
3
   THRA 378, 379 Theatre Practicum:  Scenic Studio/Costume Studio
3
   ARTS 120 Drawing I 3
Electives selected from THRA, THRT,THED, or VPAS courses 200-level and above
6
Minor   15-24
General Electives  

1-16

Total  

120

 

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

For additional degree requirements, visit the Degree Requirements page .

Last Updated: 6/30/21