BS Theatre and Dance - Acting

Fall 2016

Degree: Bachelor of Science
Major: Theatre and Dance
Concentration: Acting Emphasis

General Education Core Curriculum 

Communication - 6 Hours:

ENGL 1301 - Composition I

One From:

  • COMM 1315 - Public Speaking I
  • DSDE 1371 - American Sign Language I
  • FREN 1311 - Beginning French I
  • SPAN 1311 - Beginning Spanish I

Mathematics - 3 Hours:

MATH 1314 - College Algebra (Non-Calculus)

Life and Physical Sciences* - 6 Hours from:

BIOL 1308 - General Biology (Non-Majors)

BIOL 1315 - Plants and Human Society (Non-Majors)

BIOL 1406* - General Biology I (Majors)

BIOL 1407* - General Biology II (Majors)

BIOL 2306 - Environmental Science

BIOL 2401* - Anatomy and Physiology I

BIOL 2402* - Anatomy and Physiology II

CHEM 1306 - Chemistry for Allied Health Sciences

CHEM 1308 - Biochemistry for Allied Health Sciences

CHEM 1311 - General Chemistry I

CHEM 1312 - General Chemistry II

GEOL 1390 - Introduction to Environmental and Physical Geology

GEOL 1403* - Geology I: Physical Geology

GEOL 1404* - Geology II: Historical Geology

PHYS 1305 - Elementary Physics I Lecture

PHYS 1307 - Elementary Physics II Lecture

PHYS 1311 - Introduction to Astronomy Lecture

PHYS 1401* - College Physics I

PHYS 1402* - College Physics II

PHYS 1405* - Elementary Physics I

PHYS 1407* - Elementary Physics II

PHYS 1411* - Intro Astronomy

PHYS 2425* - University Physics I

PHYS 2426* - University Physics II

SPSC 1301 - Space Exploration

SPSC 1401* - Space Science

*4 Hour lab sciences must be taken if completing track 1 or 3 (below)

Language, Philosophy and Culture - 3 Hours From:

ENGL 2300 - Close Reading

ENGL 2310 - British Literature Before 1800

ENGL 2320 - British Literature After 1800

ENGL 2322 - British Literature

ENGL 2326 - American Literature

ENGL 2331 - World Literature

ENGL 2371 - Masterworks of Asian Literature

ENGL 2376 - African-American Literature

PHIL 1370 - Philosophy of Knowledge

Creative Arts - 3 Hours From:

ARTS 1301 - Art Appreciation I

ARTS 1303 - Art History I

DANC 2304 - Dance Appreciation

MUSI 1306 - Music Appreciation

MUSI 1310 - History of Rock and Roll

COMM 1375 - Film Appreciation

PHIL 1330 - Arts and Ideas

THEA 1310 - Introduction to Theatre

American History - 6 Hours:

HIST 1301 - US History I 1763-1877

One from:

  • HIST 1302 - US History II Since 1877
  • HIST 2301 - Texas History

Government/Political Science - 6 Hours:

POLS 2301 - Introduction to American Government I

POLS 2302 - Introduction to American Government II

Social and Behavioral Sciences - 3 Hours:

BULW 1370 - Business Environment and Public Policy

ECON 1301 - Principles and Policies

ECON 2301 - Principles of Economics I Macro

ECON 2302 - Principles of Economics II Micro

INEN 2373 - Engineering Economics

PSYC 2301 - General Psychology

SOCI 1301 - Introduction to Sociology

Component Area Option - 6 Hours from:

Option One:

ENGL 1302 - Composition II

Two 1-hour science labs from the courses marked with * above

One from:

  • LIBR 1101 - Introduction to LOibrary Research
  • HNRS 2160 - Scholars Development Seminar
  • LMAR 1101 - University Success Seminar
  • or a carryover hour from a 4-hour mathematics course taken above

Option Two:

ENGL 1302 - Composition II

One From:

  • MATH 1316 - Trigonometry
  • MATH 1325 - Calculus for Business Applications
  • MATH 1332 - Contemporary Mathematics
  • MATH 1342 - Statistics
  • MATH 1350 - Math for Elementary School Teachers
  • MATH 1414 - Precalculus I
  • MATH 2311 - Precalculus I
  • MATH 2312 - Precalculus II
  • MATH 2413 - Calculus and Analytical Geometry I
  • MATH 2414 - Calculus and Analytical Geometry II
  • BUAL 2310 - Business Analysis I
  • INEN 2301 - Applications of Quantitative Methods
  • PSYC 2317 - Introduction to Statistical Methods

Option Three:

One From:

  • MATH 1316 - Trigonometry
  • MATH 1325 - Calculus for Business Applications
  • MATH 1332 - Contemporary Mathematics
  • MATH 1342 - Statistics
  • MATH 1350 - Math for Elementary School Teachers
  • MATH 1414 - Precalculus I
  • MATH 2311 - Precalculus I
  • MATH 2312 - Precalculus II
  • MATH 2413 - Calculus and Analytical Geometry I
  • MATH 2414 - Calculus and Analytical Geometry II
  • BUAL 2310 - Business Analysis I
  • INEN 2301 - Applications of Quantitative Methods
  • PSYC 2317 - Introduction to Statistical Methods

Two 1-hour science labs from the courses marked with * above

One From:

  • LIBR 1101 - Introduction to Library Research
  • HNRS 2160 - Scholars Development Seminar
  • LMAR 1101 - University Success Seminar
  • or a carryover hour from a 4-hour mathematics course taken above

Required Courses for Major

 Professional Program- 48 Hours:

DANC 1228 - Social/Ballroom Dance
DANC 2241 - Beginner Ballet (Majors)
DANC 2243 - Beginner Tap (Majors)
DANC 2247 - Beginner Jazz (Majors)
DANC 2273 - Improvisation
DANC 3302 - Dance Composition
DANC 3380 - Dance History
DANC 4310 - Theatre Dance Forms
THEA 2110 - Production (Must be repeated for a total of 3 hours credit)
THEA 4210 - Production (Must be repeated for a total of 8 hours credit)
THEA 1330 - Stagecraft
THEA 1351 - Acting I
THEA 2371 - Costume Construction
THEA 2375 - Stage Makeup
THEA 3361 - Theatre History I
THEA 3380 - Fundamentals of Directing

Acting Emphasis- 30 Hours:

THEA 1320 - Play Analysis
THEA 2351 - Acting II: Stage Combat
THEA 3310 - Auditioning
THEA 3351 - Acting III: Voice/Diction
THEA 4345 - Acting for the Camera
THEA 4351 - Acting IV: Period Styles
THEA 4380 - Advanced Directing
THEA 4385 - Artist Driven Works
THEA/DANC electives - 6 hours at the 3000-4000 level

Hours

120