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B.F.A. in Theatre Performance


Degree Plan
124 hours (36 advanced) 70 hours in major (34 advanced)

    Required Theatre Courses:
    Basic Requirements:
THEA 1301 Acting Realism IENG 1302 or FAS 1302
THEA 1101 Voice and Movement IENG 1304
THEA 1312 Scenic ElementsENG 2301, 2304, 2306 or GTX
THEA 1316 Costume ElementsREL 1310
THEA 1302 Acting Realism IIREL 1350
THEA 1102 Voice and Movement IIART 1300 or 1310
THEA 2301 Acting: AuditioningMUS 1220
THEA 2298 Dance I
THEA 2374 Theatre History I2 Courses of Lab Science
THEA 2371 Lighting Elements
THEA 2316 Stage Makeup3 Courses of Foreign Language (thru 2310)
THEA 2302 Acting: Shakespeare
THEA 2375 Theatre History II2 Courses from the following:
THEA 2299 Dance IIANT 1305, 3301
THEA 3324 Directing IECO 1305, 2306
THEA 3301 Acting: Advanced RealismPHI 1308, 1321, 3322
THEA 3105 Production Lab IPSC 1305, 1306
THEA 3325 Directing IIPSY 1305
THEA 3302 Acting: Period StylesSOC 1305
THEA 3106 Production Lab IIHIST 1305, 1306, 1307, 2365, 2366
THEA 3341 Masterworks of Drama
THEA 4107 or 4108 Production Lab 2 Semesters of Chapel
THEA 4102 Senior Showcase
THEA 4376 Theatre History III2 additional hours of advanced credit
6 hrs. THEA upper level1 three hour elective
6 hrs. THEA performance upper level



Suggested Theatre Course Outline:


Fall


Spring

1st Semester

2nd Semester
THEA 1101THEA 1102
THEA 1301THEA 1302
THEA 1312 or 1316THEA 1312 or 1316

3rd Semester

4th Semester
THEA 2371 or 2316THEA 2371 or 2316
THEA 2298THEA 2299
THEA 2374THEA 2375
THEA 2302
THEA 2301

5th Semester

6th Semester
THEA 3324THEA 3325
THEA 3301THEA 3302
THEA 3105THEA 3341
THEA 4376THEA 3106

7th Semester

8th Semester
6 hrs THEA upper level performance elective 6 hrs THEA upper level elective
THEA 4107 or 4108 THEA 4102

NOTE:

  • A total of 124 semester hours credit are required for graduation.
  • 36 of those must be advanced hours.
  • 70 hours must be in Theatre Arts.
  • All THEA 3000 and 4000 level classes are approved for THEA upper level electives


Courses in this box are approved as Upper Level Performance Electives
THEA 3303 Thea. for Young Audiences (Variable)THEA 3304 Playwright's Study (Variable)
THEA 4297 Dance III (Fall)THEA 4298 Dance IV (Spring)
THEA 4365 Adv. Directing I (Fall)THEA 4366 Adv. Directing II (Spring)
THEA 4335 Creative Dramatics (Fall)THEA 3103 Voice for Musical Thea. (Fall)
THEA 4103 Voice for Musical Thea. (Fall)THEA 4301 Acting for the Camera (Fall)
THEA 4VC5 Production Capstone (all semesters)THEA 4V99 Special Studies (Variable)