Bachelor of Fine Arts, Major in Theatre-Theatre Studies Emphasis

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Major in Theatre-Theatre Studies Emphasis
Core Curriculum
Component Area I (Communication)6
Component Area II (Mathematics) 13
Component Area III (Life and Physical Science)8
Component Area IV (Language, Philosophy, and Culture)3
Component Area V (Creative Arts)3
Component Area VI (U.S. History)6
Component Area VII (Political Science/Government)6
Component Area VIII (Social and Behavioral Sciences3
Component Area VIII (Social and Behavioral Sciences4
Major Core
THEA 1115Tech Build Crew1
THEA 1116Costume Crew1
THEA 1117Management Crew1
Select two of the following:6
Intro to Scenic Technology
Intro to Lighting Technology
Intro to Costume Technology
THEA 1364Beginning Acting3
THEA 2367Play Analysis3
THEA 3360History Of The Theatre I3
THEA 4360History Of The Theatre II3
THEA 4366Directing I3
Additional Required Courses
THEA 2330Stage Make Up3
THEA 2360Beginning Design3
THEA 2368Intermediate Acting3
THEA 3365Stage & Theatre Management3
Select two of the following:6
History Of Costume
Dramaturgy
Dramatic Theory & Criticism
The American Musical Theatre
Select two of the following:6
Special Topics
Playwriting
Experimental Theatre Productio
Worksp Chldrns Creative Drama
Theatre Production for Youth
Select one of the following:3
Acting In Major Roles
Theatre Internship
Portfolio Development
Theatre Electives (A minimum of 15 advanced hours) 21
Select two of the following:6
Photographic Visualization
Digital Photography I
Photographic Concepts
Humor in Communication
Dance History
Literature and Film
Modern Drama
Intro Creative Writing:Fiction
Intro Creative Writing: Poetry
Shakespeare: Tragedies & Hist
Shakespeare:Comedies & Romance
Basic Principles of Design
History of Furnishings I
Fashion in Society
Introduction To Textiles
Design for PR & Advertising
Principles Of Marketing
Principles Of Management
Total Hours120
First Year
FallHoursSpringHours
Component Area I3Component Area I3
Component Area II13Component Area III4
THEA 1115, 1116, or 11171Component Area IX1
THEA 1330, 1331, or 13323THEA 1115, 1116, or 11171
THEA 13643THEA 23603
THEA 23673THEA Electives 3
 16 15
Second Year
FallHoursSpringHours
Component Area IV3Component Area III4
Component Area VI3Component Area VI3
THEA 1331, 1330, or 13323THEA 23303
THEA 23683THEA 33603
THEA Electives3THEA 33653
 15 16
Third Year
FallHoursSpringHours
Component Area VII3Component Area V3
Component Area VIII3Component Area VII3
THEA 1115, 1116, or 11171THEA 3374 or 43713
THEA 3337 or 43633THEA 43603
THEA 43663THEA 4368, 4094, 4362, 4387, or 43883
THEA Advanced Elective3 
 16 15
Fourth Year
FallHoursSpringHours
Component Area IX3Prescribed Elective (see, list below)3
Prescribed Elective (see, list below)3THEA 43893
THEA 3395, 4093, or 43653THEA Advanced Elective 6
THEA Advanced Elective6 
 15 12
Total Hours: 120
Prescribed Elective Courses
ARTS 2365Photographic Visualization3
ARTS 2370Digital Photography I3
ARTS 2375Photographic Concepts3
COMS 3365Humor in Communication3
DANC 3372Dance History3
ENGL 3334Literature and Film3
ENGL 3370Modern Drama3
ENGL 3381Intro Creative Writing:Fiction3
ENGL 3382Intro Creative Writing: Poetry3
ENGL 3391Shakespeare: Tragedies & Hist3
ENGL 3392Shakespeare:Comedies & Romance3
FACS 1360Basic Principles of Design3
FACS 2361History of Furnishings I3
FACS 2366Fashion in Society3
FACS 2369Introduction To Textiles3
MCOM 2382Design for PR & Advertising3
MKTG 3310Principles Of Marketing3
MGMT 3310Principles Of Management3