Theatre

Catalog Year 2016-2017

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Major Requirement

Must be taken to fulfill major requirements.

Major Elective

Must be taken to fulfill major requirements, or replaced with an equivalent course.

Gen-Ed Requirement

Must be taken to fulfill general education requirements.

Elective

Can be chosen from a selection of courses.

See MyGFU for detailed academic requirements.

First Year

Fall Semester

Acting 1- Fundamentals (THEA 100) 3 credits
Stagecraft (THEA 130) 3 credits
Knowing and Being Known (LIBA 100) 3 credits
Bible Survey (BIBL 100) 3 credits
Elective 3 credits
Semester Total 15 credits
Cumulative Total 15 credits

Spring Semester

Theatre Concentration Requirement 3 credits
MATH GE Requirement 3 credits
Introduction to Communication (COMM 100) 3 credits
Social Science GE Requirement 3 credits
Lifelong Fitness (HHPA 120) 2 credits
Elective 3 credits
Semester Total 17 credits
Cumulative Total 32 credits

Second Year

Fall Semester

Understanding Drama (THEA 240) 3 credits
Theatre Practicum Requirement 1 credits
Natural Science GE Requirement 4 credits
History or Politics GE Requirement 3 credits
HUMA 290 or Fine Arts GE Requirements 3 credits
Electve 1 credits
Semester Total 15 credits
Cumulative Total 47 credits

Spring Semester

Theatre Concentration Requirement 3 credits
Theatre Elective Requirement 3 credits
Theatre Practicum Requirement 1 credits
HUMA 205 or Literature and Philosophy GE Requirements 3 credits
Elective 3 credits
Elective 3 credits
Semester Total 16 credits
Cumulative Total 63 credits

Third Year

Fall Semester

Theatre as Ministry (THEA 340) 3 credits
Theatre Practicum Requirement 1 credits
Theatre Concentration Requirement 3 credits
History and Theology of Christianity (RELI 300) 3 credits
Elective 3 credits
Elective 3 credits
Semester Total 16 credits
Cumulative Total 79 credits

Spring Semester

Theatre History (THEA 440) 3 credits
Shakespeare (LITR 379) 3 credits
Theatre Practicum Requirement 1 credits
Theatre Elective Requirement 3 credits
Intercultural GE Requirement 3 credits
Elective 3 credits
Semester Total 16 credits
Cumulative Total 95 credits

Fourth Year

Fall Semester

Theatre Management (THEA 420) 3 credits
Theatre Concentration Requirement 3 credits
Theatre Practicum Requirement 1 credits
Christianity and Culture (LIBA 400) 3 credits
Elective 3 credits
Elective 3 credits
Semester Total 16 credits
Cumulative Total 111 credits

Spring Semester

Theatre Concentration Requirement 3 credits
Theatre Practicum Requirement 1 credits
Bible Elective GE Requirement 3 credits
Elective 3 credits
Elective 3 credits
Elective 1 credits
Suggested Elective: Developing Professional Identity (GEED 218) 1 credits
Semester Total 15 credits
Cumulative Total 126 credits

Notes

Some courses are offered on an every other year basis. Speak with your faculty advisor about when specific classes are being offered and adjust your plan accordingly.