Theatre Curriculum

Bachelor of Arts in Theatre – 126 Hours

Core
Area A1 – Communication Skills 6 Hours
Area A2 – Quantitative Skills 3 Hours
Area B – Global Engagement 4 Hours
Area C – Humanities, Fine Arts, and Ethics 6 Hours
Area D – Natural Sciences, Mathematics, and Technology 11 Hours
Area E – Social Sciences 12 Hours
HLTH 1520 – Healthful Living 2 Hours
Physical Education Activities 2 Hours
Orientation – FYE 1220 – First Year Seminar 2 Hours
Area F – Courses Appropriate to Major 18 Hours
Select one of the following Courses
     THEA 1100 – Theatre Appreciation (3) (All Campuses)
     THEA 2410 Oral Interpretation (3)  (Armstrong Campus)
THEA 2300 – Script Analysis (3)   (Statesboro and Armstrong Campuses)
THEA 2332 – Stagecraft (3) (Statesboro and Armstrong Campuses)
THEA 2333 – Acting I: Fundamentals of Acting (3) (Statesboro and Armstrong Campuses)
Foreign Language 2001 – Intermediate I (3)  (Statesboro and Armstrong Campuses)
Foreign Language 2002 – Intermediate II (3)   (Statesboro and Armstrong Campuses)
Major Requirements 21Hours
THEA 2711 – Theatre Practicum (1)  (Statesboro and Armstrong Campuses)
THEA 3200 – Stage Design Concepts (3)  (Statesboro and Armstrong Campuses)
THEA 3230 – Voice for the Stage (3) (Statesboro and Armstrong Campuses)
THEA 3337 – Play Directing (3)  (Statesboro and Armstrong Campuses)
THEA 3711 – Practicum  – Professional Development (1)  (Statesboro and Armstrong Campuses)
THEA 4330 – Theatre History: to Elizabethans (3) (Statesboro and Armstrong Campuses)
THEA 4331 – Theatre History: Elizabethans to Modern (3) (Statesboro and Armstrong Campuses)
Any Upper Division Theatre Design course
    THEA 4335 Scene Design (3)  (Statesboro and Armstrong Campuses)
THEA 4336 Lighting Design (3)  (Statesboro and Armstrong Campuses)
THEA  4337 Costume Design (3)  (Statesboro Campus)
THEA 4711 – Practicum- Capstone (1)   (Statesboro and Armstrong Campuses)
Select 15 hours from the following:  15Hours
COMS 3336 – Introduction to Performance Studies (3) (Statesboro and Armstrong Campuses)
COMS 4336 – Performance, Culture, Communication (3) (Armstrong Campuses)
MMFP 3331 – Single Camera Production  (3)  (Statesboro Campus)
MMFP 3436 – Advanced Audio Production (3)  (Statesboro Campus)
MMFP  4135 – Lighting and Cinematography (3)  (Statesboro Campus)
MMFP 4337 – Digital Media Post Production (3)  (Statesboro Campus)
THEA 3030 – Selected Topics – Theatre (3)  (Statesboro and Armstrong Campuses)
THEA 3131 – Stage Make-Up (3) (Statesboro Campus)
THEA  3231  Movement for the Actor (3) (Statesboro and Armstrong Campuses)
THEA  3233  Audition and the Business of Acting (3) (Statesboro Campus)
THEA  3234  Acting for the Screen I  (3) (Statesboro and Armstrong Campuses)
THEA  3330  Acting II: Scene Study  (3) (Statesboro and Armstrong Campuses)
THEA  3332  African American Theatre (3) (Statesboro Campus)
THEA  3333  Irish Theatre (3) (Statesboro Campus)
THEA  3336  Theatre Management  (Statesboro and Armstrong Campuses)
THEA  3338  Rehearsal and Performance (3) (Statesboro Campus)
THEA  3500  Musical Theatre Voice I (2hr)  (Armstrong Campus)
THEA  3501  Musical Theatre Voice II (2hr)  (Armstrong Campus)
THEA  3503  Creative Dramatics  (Armstrong Campus)
THEA  3504  Musical Theatre Dance Choreography  (Armstrong Campus)
THEA  3505  Theatre Dance Techniques  (Armstrong Campus)
THEA  3506  Theatre Management II: Marketing the Arts (3) (Statesboro and Armstrong Campuses)
THEA  3509  Play Production  (Armstrong Campus)
THEA  3760  Scene Painting  (Statesboro and Armstrong Campuses)
THEA  3850  Problems in Design  (Armstrong Campus)
THEA  4030  Children’s Theatre Tour  (Armstrong Campus)
THEA  4332  Children’s Theatre and Storytelling (3) (Statesboro Campus)
THEA  4333  Acting III: Styles  (3) (Statesboro and Armstrong Campuses)
THEA  4334  Drama in Performance (3) (Statesboro and Armstrong Campuses)
THEA  4335  Scene Design (3) (Statesboro and Armstrong Campuses)
THEA  4336  Lighting Design (3) (Statesboro and Armstrong Campuses)
THEA  4337  Costume Design (3) (Statesboro Campus)
THEA  4338  Seminar: World Theatre (3) (Statesboro and Armstrong Campuses)
THEA  4430  Acting for the Screen II: Advanced Techniques (3) (Statesboro and Armstrong Campuses)
THEA  4500  Advanced Lighting Design (3) (Statesboro and Armstrong Campuses)
THEA  4501  Stagecraft II (3) (Statesboro and Armstrong Campuses)
THEA  4503  Stage Managers and Designers Lab (2hr)  (Armstrong Campus)
THEA  4505  Acting IV: Shakespearean Styles  (3) (Statesboro and Armstrong Campuses)
THEA  4831  Directed Study (3) (Statesboro and Armstrong Campuses)
THEA  4980  Directors Lab (2hr)  (Armstrong Campus)
THEA  5550  Playwriting (3) (Statesboro Campus)
Electives 15 Hours
Required Minor 15 Hours

 

Course Descriptions

Last updated: 7/2/2018

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