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B.F.A. in Theatre Design and Technology


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

    Required Theatre Courses:
    Basic Requirements:
THEA 1101 Voice and Movement IENG 1302 or FAS 1302
THEA 1301 Acting Realism IENG 1304
THEA 1312 Scenic ElementsENG 2301, 2304, 2306 or GTX
THEA 1316 Costume ElementsREL 1310
THEA 1383 Drafting and GraphicsREL 1350
THEA 2371 Lighting ElementsART 1300 or 1310
THEA 2374 Theatre History MUS 1220
THEA 2375 Theatre History II PSC 2302
THEA 2383 Theatrical Drawing
THEA 2390 Stage Management 2Courses of Lab Science
THEA 3324 Directing I
THEA 3326 Costume Design3 Courses of Foreign Language
(thru 2310)
THEA 3370 Scene Design
THEA 3371 Lighting Design 2 Courses from the following:
THEA 3380 Sound Design ANT 1305, 3301
THEA 3383 CAD/CAM ECO 1305, 2306
THEA 4376 Theatre History III PHI 1308, 1321, 3322
6 hrs. THEA electives (any level) PSC 1305, 1306
6 hrs. THEA electives (upper level) PSY 1305
9 hrs. THEA upper level design electives SOC 1305
HIST 1305, 1307, 2365, 2366
2 HP courses or THEA 2298 and 2299
2 Semesters of Chapel
2-4 hrs. electives (to equal 124 total)



Suggested Theatre Course Outline:


FALL
SPRING


1st Semester


2nd Semester
THEA 1101 THEA 1312 or 1316
THEA 1301 THEA 2390
THEA 1312 or 1316


3rd Semester


4th Semester
THEA 2371 THEA 2375
THEA 2374 THEA 2383
THEA 1383 3 hrs THEA elective


5th Semester


6th Semester
THEA 3324 THEA 3371
THEA 3326 THEA 3380
THEA 3370 THEA 3383
THEA 4376 3 hrs THEA elective.


7th Semester


8th Semester
6 hrs THEA upper level elective 6 hrs THEA upper level design elective
3 hrs THEA upper level design elective


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.
  • It is strongly recommended that all design students take ART 2302 and ART 2303
  • All THEA 3000 and 4000 level classes are approved for THEA upper level electives

Courses in this box are approved for THEA upper level design electives
THEA 3322 Costume History (Fall, rotating)THEA 4VC5 Production Capstone (all semesters)
THEA 3372 Scene Painting (Fall)THEA 4326 Advanced Costume Design (Spring)
THEA 4370 Advanced Scene Design (Spring)THEA 4371 Advanced Lighting Design (Fall)
THEA 4384 Advanced Sound Design (Fall) THEA 4390 Adv. Stage Mgmt. (Fall, rotating)