Fine Arts Major, B.A. with a Theatre Emphasis

Course Title Credits
General Requirements
General Education39-56
THEATRE 1130Introduction to the Theatre3
THEATRE 1230Stagecraft3
THEATRE 1340Introduction to Design3
THEATRE 3130Play Analysis3
THEATRE 3140Critical Theory3
THEATRE 4210Dramatic Literature I3
THEATRE 4330Directing3
THEATRE 4630Theatre History I3
THEATRE 4730Theatre History II3
THEATRE 4930Senior Capstone3
Students must complete 6 credits of the following (at least 2 in Practicum II):6
Practicum I
Practicum II
Select one of the following:
Beginning Acting
Advanced Scene Study
Select one of the following:3
Lighting Design
Costume Design
Scenic Design
Select one of the following:3
Dramatic Literature II
Seminar in Theatre
Gay and Lesbian Drama
Multicultural Dramatic Literature
Irish Drama
Students must select 6 credits of electives (also includes courses above not taken to fulfill a requirement):6
Introduction to Costume Design and Construction
Voice and Diction
Advanced Costume Construction
Topics in Theatre
Stage Makeup
Actor in Musical Theatre
Dance for Musical Theatre
Movement for Theatre
Theatre Teaching Methods
Scenic Painting
Drafting for the Theatre
Intermediate Dance
Classical Acting
Independent Study
Cooperative Field Experience
Majors seeking DPI (Department of Public Instruction) certification for teaching are also required to take the following courses:
Theatre Teaching Methods
Total Credits87-104