Theatre Studies Major — B.A.

The student is admitted to the major in theatre studies following a successful interview with members of the theatre faculty.

Summary

Theatre Studies B.A. Major Requirements51-60
Integrative Core Curriculum Requirements 128-40
Electives20-41
Total Credits120
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 See Integrative Core Curriculum requirements, with information about the H&S CLA requirement.

Degree Requirements 

FOUNDATION COURSES
THEA 10000Introduction to the Theatre3
THEA 10100Stagecraft2
THEA 102xxTechnical Theatre Practicum (must be taken three times)3
THEA 10400Introduction to Theatrical Design3
THEA 13000Script Analysis for the Theatre3
THEA 13100Acting I3
THEA 24100History of Theatre I3
THEA 24200History of Theatre II3
THEA 25100Theatre Organization and Management3
ENGL 31100Dramatic Literature I3
Select two of the following:6-9
Shakespeare
Dramatic Literature II
Interrelationships: British Drama and Cultural Life – Lecture
ADVANCED COURSES
Select three of the following:9
Acting III
Playwriting
Directing I
Dramaturgy
Upper-level history and theory courses
THEA 44100Contemporary Developments in Theatre3
THEA 44600Theories of Performance3
THEA 44500Theatre Studies Capstone1
LANGUAGE REQUIREMENT
Select one of the following options:0-6
Foreign language study up to and including the advanced beginner level (10200) or demonstrated proficiency
Study abroad in a non-English speaking country
Total Credits51-60