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Theatre - A.A. Degree (Transfer)

AN ARTS AND SCIENCES AREA OF CONCENTRATION

APPLICATION CODE 237

For curriculum information, contact the Arts and Humanities Division—Room HVPA-200—443-518-1480.

This curriculum is designed as a guide to students planning to transfer to a four-year institution to complete a bachelor’s degree in theatre. Students are advised to check the requirements of the institution to which they intend to transfer. The main emphasis in the theatre area of concentration is the creation of an artistic point of view on the part of the student.

Suggested Semester 1

Course NumberTitleCredits
ENGL 121College Composition

3

THET 103Acting Foundations for Performance

3

THET 110Introduction to Theatre

3

THET 125Text Analysis

3

Gen Ed Core Mathematics Core Course

3

Suggested Semester 2

Course NumberTitleCredits
THET 115Introduction to Design and Technical Theatre

3

THET 202Advanced Acting

3

THET 260Voice and Diction for the Actor

3

Gen Ed Core Science Core Course

3

Gen Ed Core Social & Behavioral Sciences Core Group A

3

Suggested Semester 3

Course NumberTitleCredits
THET 291Theatre History I

3

THET 271Theatre Juried Audition Techniques

2

THET 273Movement for the Actor

3

Gen Ed Core Science Core Course (must include lab)

4

Theatre Elective Any course with a THET prefix (check the requirements of the transfer institution)

3

Suggested Semester 4

Course NumberTitleCredits
THET 292Theatre History II

3

THET 209Modern Drama

3

OR

THET 250Shakespeare from Page to Stage

3

Gen Ed Core Arts & Humanities Core Group B

3

Gen Ed Core Social & Behavioral Sciences Core Group B

3

Theatre Elective Any course with a THET prefix (check the requirements of the transfer institution)

3

Total Credit Hours: 60

A graduate should be able to

1. Identify, understand, evaluate, and apply ethical reasoning as it applies to the field of theatre.

2. Demonstrate self-confidence, motivation, intellectual curiosity, and open-mindedness.

3. Demonstrate competency in acting using text analysis, movement, and voice and diction skills and theories.

4. Demonstrate awareness and sensitivity to diversity in the cultures, races, religions, politics, and socio-economic environments of the world we live in by contextualizing the human experience through the lens of theatre.