May 25, 2018  
2017 Undergraduate Catalog 
2017 Undergraduate Catalog

Theatre, BA (42-364)

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Major, Bachelor of Arts Degree

The graduate with a Bachelor of Arts in Theatre degree will use the knowledge and skills obtained in the program to:

  • Communicate and collaborate effectively in the interactive and creative process of theatre.
  • Demonstrate a working knowledge of the historical, cultural, and stylistic dimensions of drama and theatre.
  • Utilize critical thinking skills in order to analyze and interpret a script for the purpose of developing a concept and systematic plan for the production of a play.
  • Form, communicate, and defend value judgments about quality and aesthetics in works of theatre.
  • Demonstrate technical proficiency in the areas of acting and directing in order to create and present theatrical performances.
  • Demonstrate a basic proficiency in the areas of theatre design and technology in order to create and present theatrical productions.
  • Technical direct and direct one-act plays for public performance and successfully fulfill significant production assignments in the department’s mainstage and/or children’s theatre series.

Theatre, BA (42-364) (4 Year Guide)  

Minor Requirements: 18-25 Sem. Hours

General Education Requirements: 39 Sem. Hours

All students must complete a minimum of 42 credit hours in general education. See The General Education Program Requirements  for full listing of requirements. The following general education classes are required by this major:

Modern Language Requirement: 6-9 Sem. Hours

Refer to Bachelor’s Degree Requirements section for fulfillment options.

Free Electives: 12-22 Sem. Hours

Minimum Total: 120 Sem. Hours

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