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
ARTS 1303Art History Survey I 13
Major
Major core
THEA 1115Tech Build Crew1
THEA 1116Costume Crew1
THEA 1117Management Crew1
Select two of the following6
Intro to Scenic Technology
Intro to Lighting Technology
Intro to Costume Technology
Costume Construction
THEA 1364Beginning Acting3
THEA 2367Play Analysis3
THEA 3360History Of The Theatre I3
THEA 4360History Of The Theatre II3
THEA 4366Directing I3
Additional Required Courses
Select one of the following not taken for credit above3
Intro to Scenic Technology
Intro to Lighting Technology
Intro to Costume Technology
Costume Construction
THEA 2359Hand Drafting in Theatre3
Select from the following for three credits (courses are repeatable):3
Advanced Tech Build Crew
Advanced Costume Crew
Advanced Theatre Mgmt. Crew
Upper-level theatre technology course, with departmental approval
THEA 3332Computer Rendering for Theatre3
THEA 3334Stage Costume Design3
THEA 3336Scenic Design3
or THEA 4330 Advanced Scenic Design
THEA 3337History Of Costume3
THEA 3362Lighting and Sound Design3
or THEA 4361 Stage Lighting
THEA 4365Portfolio Development3
Theatre electives, at least 15 hours must be upper level21
Total Hours120
First Year
FallHoursSpringHours
Component Area I3Component Area I3
Component Area II3Component Area III4
Component Area IX1THEA 1115, 1116, or 11171
THEA 1115, 1116, or 11171THEA 1330, 1331, 1332, 3335, or 33353
THEA 1330, 1331, 1332, or 33353THEA 23593
THEA 13643THEA 23673
 14 17
Second Year
FallHoursSpringHours
Component Area VI3Component Area III4
Component area VIII3Component Area VI3
Component Area IX3Component Area VII3
THEA 1115, 1116, or 11171THEA 3115, 3116, or 312711
THEA 1330, 1331, 1332, or 33353THEA 33343
THEA 33373 
 16 14
Third Year
FallHoursSpringHours
Component Area IV3Component Area VII3
ARTS 13163ARTS 130323
THEA 3115, 3116, or 312711THEA 3115, 3116, or 312711
THEA 33323Theatre electives9
THEA 3336 or 43303 
THEA 3362 or 43613 
 16 16
Fourth Year
FallHoursSpringHours
THEA 33603Component Area V3
THEA 43653THEA 43603
THEA 43663Theatre elective6
Theatre electives6 
 15 12
Total Hours: 120