2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog


Theatre, BA

University Requirements

Undergraduate degree (124 hour minimum)

Upper-level coursework taken at TCU (42 hour minimum)

TCU Core Curriculum (39 hour minimum)

TCU Core Curriculum requirements can range from 39 to 63 hours depending on the choice of courses. Some courses may count in more than one area.

Minor (18 hour minimum)

Major Requirements (46 hours)

Theatre Courses (42 hours)

THEA 11103Art of the Theatre

3

THEA 11203Stagecraft

3

THEA 11223Stage Makeup

3

THEA 11233Practical Costuming

3

THEA 11243Introduction to Theatre Design

3

THEA 11303Acting I: Introduction

3

THEA 21103Script Analysis

3

THEA 21413Stage Lighting

3

THEA 31103Theatre History I

3

THEA 31113Theatre History II

3

THEA 31403Scene Design

3

THEA 31343Directing

3

THEA 4110320th Century Theatre

3

Choose one:

THEA 31123Period Styles

3

THEA 41113History of Costume

3

THEA 41143Religious Drama

3

THEA 41153Social Values Drama

3

Production Courses (4 hours)

THEA 10901Theatre Production

1

OR

THEA 30901Advanced Theatre Production

1

Four semester hours are required; these courses may be repeated for credit.

Foreign Language

Six hours or demonstrated proficiency at the second-semester, sophomore level is required. See Modern Language Major catalog listing for additional information.