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2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Suggested Four-Year Program of Study: THEA-BA (DSPD)


 

Theatre Major, B.A. (Design/Production Concentration)

 
FRESHMAN YEAR (29-33 credits)
Fall Semester Credits Spring Semester Credits
CSCI 1100 - Using Information Technology  or Proficiency exam* 0-3 ENGL 1020 - Critical Thinking and Argumentation                       3
ENGL 1010 - Critical Reading and Expository Writing   3 Foreign Language 1020 or Elective Course   3
Oral Communication Course 3 THEA 2420 - Theatre Design Basics   3
Foreign Language 1010 or Elective Course 3 THEA 2510 - Acting I   3

 

THEA 1540 - Introduction to Theatre Production  

 

4

MATH 1530 - Probability and Statistics - Noncalculus  or

MATH 1910 - Calculus I   

 

3-4

THEA 1810 - Theatre Foundations   1    
Fall Total 14-17 Spring Total 15-16

 

SOPHOMORE YEAR (32 credits)
Fall Semester Credits Spring Semester Credits
THEA 2530 - Dramatic Structure   3 THEA 2540 - Stage Management   3
HIST 2010 - The United States to 1877   3 HIST 2020 - The United States since 1877   3
Natural Science Course 4 Natural Science Course 4
Humanities/Fine Arts/Literature 3 Minor Course 3
Foreign Language 2010 or Elective Course     3 Foreign Language 2020 3
Fall Total 16 Spring Total 16

 

JUNIOR YEAR (30 credits)
Fall Semester Credits Spring Semester Credits

 

THEA 3540 - Advanced Theatre Production  

 

 

3

 

Choose two courses:

THEA 3330 - Scenic Design  or

THEA 3335 - Lighting Design  or

THEA 3345 - Costume Design  

 

6

 

THEA 2800 - Theatre Laboratory   1 THEA 3800 - Theatre Laboratory   1
Humanities/Fine Arts/Literature 3 Social & Behavioral Science Course                     3
Social & Behavioral Science Course 3 Minor Course 3
Minor Course 3 Free Elective Course 1
Minor Course or Advisor Approved Elective Course 3    
Fall Total 16 Spring Total 14

 

SENIOR YEAR (29 credits)
Fall Semester Credits Spring Semester Credits
THEA 3600 - Theatre History Survey   4 THEA 4540 - Rendering and Drafting Techniques   3
THEA 4810 - Senior Theatre Seminar   1 Non-US History Course 3

THEA 3330 - Scenic Design  or

THEA 3335 - Lighting Design  or

THEA 3345 - Costume Design  

 

3

 

 

Humanities/Fine Arts/Literature

 

 

3

 

Minor Course 3 Minor Course 3
Minor Course or Advisor Approved Elective Course 3 Minor Course 3
Fall Total 14 Spring Total 15

TOTAL = 120 credits

Note:


Proficiency exam may be taken for 0 credit in lieu of CSCI 1100 . Must be completed to meet Graduation requirements. Those students who complete the proficiency exam and are short credits towards their total degree requirements may be required to take additional electives.