Bachelor of Fine Arts, Major in Theatre-Design and Technology Emphasis

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Major in Theatre-Design and Technology Emphasis
Core Curriculum
Component Area I (Communication)6
Component Area II (Mathematics)3
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 Sciences)3
Component Area IX (Component Area Option)4
Degree Specific Requirements
ARTS 1316Drawing3
Select one of the following:3
ARTS 1317
Art History Survey I 1
THEA 1115Tech Build Crew1
THEA 1116Costume Crew1
THEA 1117Management Crew1
THEA 1330Intro to Scenic Technology3
THEA 1331Intro to Lighting Technology3
THEA 1332Intro to Costume Technology3
THEA 1364Beginning Acting3
THEA 2359Hand Drafting in Theatre3
THEA 2367Text Analysis for Theatre3
Select from the following for three credits (courses are repeatable):3
Advanced Tech Build Crew
Advanced Costume Crew
Advanced Theatre Mgmt. Crew
THEA 3332Computer Rendering for Theatre3
THEA 3334Stage Costume Design3
THEA 3336Scenic Design3
THEA 3337History Of Costume3
THEA 3360History Of The Theatre I3
THEA 4360History Of The Theatre II3
THEA 3362Lighting and Sound Design3
THEA 4365Portfolio Development3
THEA 4366Directing I3
Select six of the following:18
Stage Make Up
Computer Drafting in Theatre
Scene Painting
Advanced Stage Make Up
Costume Construction
Stage & Theatre Management
Stage Lighting
Repertory Theatre
Advanced Scenic Design
THEA 4094Special Topics3
Total Hours120

Also meets the requirement for Component Area V in the Core Curriculum

First Year
Component Area I3Component Area I3
Component Area III4Component Area II3
Component Area IX1Component Area VIII3
THEA 1115, 1116, or 11171THEA 1115, 1116, or 11171
THEA 1330, 1331, or 13323THEA 1330, 1331, or 13323
THEA 13643THEA 23673
 15 16
Second Year
Component Area IX3Component Area III4
Component Area VI3Component Area VI3
THEA 1115, 1116, or 11171Component Area VII3
THEA 1330, 1331, or 13323THEA 3115, 3116, or 31271
THEA 23593Theatre Restricted Electives13
THEA 33373 
 16 14
Third Year
Component Area IV3Component Area VII3
ARTS 13163ARTS 1303 or ARTS 131723
THEA 3115, 3116, or 31271THEA 3115, 3116, or 31271
THEA 33323THEA 43613
THEA 33623THEA 43763
Theatre Restricted Electives13Theatre Restricted Electives13
 16 16
Fourth Year
THEA 33603Component Area V3
THEA 43653THEA 43603
THEA 43663THEA 40943
Theatre Restricted Electives16Theatre Restricted Electives13
 15 12
Total Hours: 120

Select from the following: THEA 2330, THEA 2361, THEA 3331, THEA 3335, THEA 3364, THEA 3365, THEA 4330, THEA 4361, THEA 4376, THEA 4389.


ARTS 1303 also meets the requirement for Component Area V in the Core Curriculum.