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THEATRE CURRICULUM
Kevin Landis, Ph.D., Director
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Theatre Option: 60 credits

Students intending to earn a Bachelor of Arts in Visual and Performing Arts with a Theatre option must complete 60 credit hours: 42 in Theatre, 12 in VAPA, and 6 within another VAPA option for a Cross-Disciplinary component.

Theatre Concentration Requirements: 42 credits

Core Requirements: 10 credits
THTR 1000: Introduction to Theatre
THTR 2000: Introduction to Technical Theatre
THTR 2020: Acting Workshop I

Upper Division Requirements: 9 credits
THTR 3201: Topics in Early Theatre History
THTR 3202: Topics in Modern Theatre History
THTR 4060: Directing I

Practicum Requirements: 5 credits
THTR 3390/-1/-2: Theatre Practicum (acting, directing/stage management and technical theatre)
Students must participate in a minimum of five productions earning practicum credits in all three areas.

Theatre Electives: 18 credits
Students must complete 18 credits of theatre electives, 12 of which must be upper division.

VAPA Requirements: 12 credits
3 credits VAPA 1000 level
6 credits VAPA 3000 level
3 credits VAPA 4000 Capstone

Cross-Disciplinary Requirements: 6 credits
2000 / 3000 / 4000 level courses in Art History, Film Studies, Music or Visual Art. One must be upper division.

Theatre Minor Requirements: 19 credits

Core Requirements: 10 credits
THTR 1000: Introduction to Theatre
THTR 2000: Introduction to Technical Theatre
THTR 2020: Acting Workshop I

Upper Division Requirement: 6 credits (3 credits must be chosen from the following classes)
THTR 3201: Topics in Early Theatre History
THTR 3202: Topics in Modern Theatre History
THTR 3220: What's Funny? The Nature and Form of Dramatic Comedy
THTR 3280: Women in Theatre

Practicum Requirements: 3 credits
THTR 3390/-1/-2: Theatre Practicum (acting, directing/stage management and Technical theatre)
Students must participate in a minimum of three productions earning practicum credits in at least two areas.

Theatre Electives: 3 credits

For a current schedule or course descriptions please check out the UCCS Bulletin: http://www.uccs.edu/course.html