CLASS

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
THEA 1100 – Theatre Appreciation (3)
THEA 1250 – Introduction to Production Concepts (3)
THEA 2332 – Stagecraft (3)
THEA 2333 – Fundamentals of Acting (3)
Foreign Language 2001 – Intermediate I (3)
Foreign Language 2002 – Intermediate II (3)
Major Requirements 40 Hours
Any Upper Division Theatre Design course (3)
THEA 3337 – Play Directing (3)
THEA 3338 – Rehearsal and Performance (3) OR THEA 3711 – Practicum (3)
THEA 4330 – Theatre History: to Elizabethans (3) OR THEA 4331 – Theatre History: Elizabethans to Modern (3)
Select one of the following:
THEA 3332 – African-American Theatre (3)
THEA 3333 – Irish Theatre (3)
THEA 4330 – Theatre History: To the Elizabethans (3)
THEA 4331 – Theatre History: Elizabethan to Modern (3)
THEA 4332 – Children’s Theatre and Storytelling (3)
THEA 4334 – Drama in Performance (3)
THEA 4338 – World Theatre (3)
Select 15 hours from the following:
COMS 3336 – Introduction to Performance Studies (3)
COMS 4336 – Performance, Culture, Communication (3)
THEA 1331 – Stage Make-Up (3)
THEA 3230 – Voice for the Stage (3)
THEA 3231 – Movement for the Actor (3)
THEA 3232 – Vectorworks for the Stage (3)
THEA 3330 – Scene Study (3)
THEA 3331 – Advanced Stagecraft (3)
 THEA 3332 – African American Theatre (3)
THEA 3333 – Irish Theatre (3)
THEA 3334 – Sound Design (3)
 THEA 3335 – Scene Painting (3)
THEA 3336 – Theatre Management (3)
THEA 3338 – Rehearsal and Performance (1-3)
THEA 4332 – Children’s Theatre and Storytelling (3)
 THEA 4333 – Acting Styles (3)
THEA 4334 – Drama in Performance (3)
THEA 4335 – Scene Design (3)
THEA 4336 – Lighting Design (3)
THEA 4337 – Costume Design (3)
THEA 4338 – World Theatre (3)
THEA 5530 – Playwriting (3)
THEA 5531 – Puppetry (3)
Electives 15 Hours
Required Minor 15 Hours

 

Course Descriptions

Last updated: 2/6/2017

Communication Arts Department • PO Box 8091; Statesboro, GA 30460 • (912) 478-5138 • commarts@georgiasouthern.edu