Undergraduate Catalog 2018-2019

Drama (BS)

Core Major Requirements: 56-60 Credits

Required Courses

DRA 110Acting I(RNL)

4

DRA 140Theater Studies(RNL)

4

DRA 141Theater Production(RNL)

3

DRA 142Theater Production Lab(RNL)

1

DRA 219Theatre Learning Lab(RLA)

4

DRA 221Topics on Production(RNL)

4

DRA 241Theatrical Imagination(RLA)

4

DRA 306Text/Performance/Adaptation(RLA)

4

DRA 480Senior Seminar(RLA)

4

Two courses chosen from the following: (8 credits)

DRA 272Performance Histories (Ancient to Early Modern)(RLA)

4

DRA 273Performance Histories (1600-1900)(RLA)

4

DRA 274Performance Histories (1901-Present)(RLA)

4

Two courses chosen from the following foundational practices: (8 credits)

DRA 217Voice and Diction for Performance Communication(RNL)

4

DRA 218Movement for Theatre and Performance(RLA)

4

DRA 321Directing(RNL)

4

DRA 331Design for the Theater(RNL)

4

Two courses chosen from the following specialized areas: (8 credits)

DRA 280Performance Industry Structure(RLA)

4

DRA 305Fusions: Theatre and Identity in the 21st Century(RLA)

4

DRA 315Theater and Education(RLA)

4

DRA 350Theater for Social Action(RLA)

4

DRA 375New Performance(RNL)

4

DRA 380Women in Performance(RLA)

4

Foreign Language Requirement: (0-4 credits)

Demonstration of proficiency in a language through the intermediate level, 213 or above.

Electives: 18-22 Credits

Total Credits Required: 120

Honors

Students must have earned a GPA of 3.0 to gain permission to do a Junior or Senior Project. Students may enroll for these projects with the permission of the Drama Program and the agreement of the faculty who will be mentoring the project.