Requirements between 2008 and 2009

  • Major and Minor Requirements for Students who entered the College in Fall 2008 or Spring 2009

    Requirements for the Major:

    At least 10 credits

    • 3 courses chosen from the following:
      • Theater 120: Acting I
      • Theater 255: Dramaturgy
      • Theater 260: Design 
      • Theater 270 / 271: Playwriting 
    • 2 courses chosen from the following:
      • Theater 230: History of Drama I: Greeks to Shakespeare 
      • Theater 231: History of Drama II: Moliere to Chekhov 
      • Theater 232: Shaw to Kushner taken in Spring 2009 will fulfill one of these two credits.
    • Theater 200: Technical Theater Practicum – 3 semesters for 1/4 credit each
      • section 01: Management
      • section 02: Front of House
      • section 03: Technical/Backstage
      • section 04: Costumes, Makeup, and Hair
    • Theater 205: Artistic Theater Practicum – 1 semester for 1/4 credit
      • section 01: Audience Development
      • section 02: Stage Performance
      • section 03: Assistant Designer
      • section 04: Dramaturgy
      • section 05: Assistant Directing
    • 2 courses chosen from the following:
      • Theater 235: Topics in 20th Century Theater: Musical Theater
      • Theater 235: Topics in 20th Century Theater: GLBT Voices
      • Theater 235: Topics in 20th Century Theater: Performance Art
      • Theater 236: Shakespeare
      • Theater 237: Women in Theater
      • Theater 241: African-American Theater & Drama
      • Theater 242: Violence in Drama & Theater: Shakespeare to Tarantino
      • Theater 251: Introduction to Performance Studies
      • Theater 252: World Performance
      • Theater 253: American Celebrations
      • Theater 257: Theater Criticism
    • 1 course chosen from the following list:
      • Theater 340: Renaissance Drama
      • Theater 355: Dramatic Criticism
      • Theater 350: Dramatic Theory
      • Theater 375: Directing
    • the Senior Studies Requirement can be met in 1 of the following ways:
      • Theater 480: Senior Seminar
      • Theater 492: Senior Project
      • Theater 494: Senior Thesis

     

    Requirements for the Minor:

    At least 6 credits

    • 2 courses chosen from the following:
      • Theater 230: History of Drama I: Greeks to Shakespeare 
      • Theater 231: History of Drama II: Moliere to Chekhov 
      • Theater 232: Shaw to Kushner taken in Spring 2009 will fulfill one of these two credits.
    • 1 Theater course at the 300-level that combines practice and literature – Please note: Theater 380 taken in Spring 2009 will not meet this requirement.
    • at least 3 additional Theater courses