UMM ACADEMIC AFFAIRS

DISCIPLINE COVER SHEET #2

SEMESTER

CURRICULUM CHANGES

FORM B

(2/00)

 

FORM B: DISCIPLINE OBJECTIVES AND REQUIREMENTS

(Submit to Division Chair)

 

Note: All changes become effective the fall semester following Campus Assembly approval.

 

 

Discipline:

Theatre

Date

9/10/02

 

See instructions given in separate document.

 

   I.     Introductory Statement:

NA

 

  II.     Objectives:

NA

 

  III.     Assessment:

NA

 

IV.     Requirements for a Major:

Major Requirements

Th 1101—The Theatre Experience: An Introduction

Th 1111—Fundamentals of Acting

Th 1301—Fundamentals of Design

Th 2101—Fundamentals of Directing

Th 2301—Stagecraft

Th 3101—World Theatre: History and Literature I

Th 3102—World Theatre: History and Literature II

Th 3201—Advanced Acting and Directing: Period Styles

or Th 3202—Advanced Acting and Directing: Realism and Alternatives

Th 4901—Senior Project

or Th 4994—Senior Honors Project

 

one course from:

Th 2111—Creative Drama With Children

Th 2201—Voice and Movement

Th 2211—Oral Interpretation

Th 2221—Readers' Theatre

Th 3000—Variable Topics in Theatre Arts (as approved by discipline)

Th 3201—Advanced Acting and Directing: Period Styles

Th 3202—Advanced Acting and Directing: Realism and Alternatives

Th 3301—Stage Lighting

Th 3302—Stage Costuming

Th 3303—Computer-Assisted Drawing

Th 4301—Scenic Design

 

six major production responsibilities (three of which must be in a faculty-directed production and three of which must be in the junior and senior years)

a portfolio review in the junior year

at least one para-programmatic theatre experience that is arranged through a theatre arts faculty member and may take any number of forms, e.g., an internship with a theatre company, study abroad, or theatre tour to New York or London

 

Up to 4 credits of coursework with a grade of D may be used to meet the major requirements if offset by an equivalent number of credits of A or B.

 

  V.     Requirements for a Minor:

Minor Requirements

Th 1101—The Theatre Experience: An Introduction

Th 1111—Fundamentals of Acting

Th 1301—Fundamentals of Design

Th 2101—Fundamentals of Directing

Th 2301—Stagecraft

 

at least three courses from:

Th 2111—Creative Drama With Children

Th 2201—Voice and Movement

Th 2211—Oral Interpretation

Th 2221—Readers' Theatre

Th 3000—Variable Topics in Theatre Arts (as approved by discipline)

Th 3101—World Theatre: History and Literature I

Th 3102—World Theatre: History and Literature II

Th 3201—Advanced Acting and Directing: Period Styles

or Th 3202—Advanced Acting and Directing: Realism and Alternatives

Th 3301—Stage Lighting

Th 3302—Stage Costuming

Th 3303—Computer-Assisted Drawing

Th 4301—Scenic Design

 

three major production responsibilities, at least two to be completed in the junior and senior years

 

Up to 4 credits of coursework with a grade of D may be used to meet the minor requirements if offset by an equivalent number of credits of A or B.

 

VI.     Requirements for Teacher Preparation:

NA

 

VII. Other heading (include heading title) :