Acting Major, BFA

(NYC)

NOTE: Students entering Fall 2012 and later are on a revised curriculum that is not represented below.  Please contact Performing Arts for details on the current program offerings.

 

University Core Credits – (44-55)

Major Courses Credits - (66)

Required Theater Courses: (42 credits)

THR 108Voice and Movement for the Actor I

3 credits

THR 109Voice and Movement for the Actor II

3 credits

THR 151Acting I

3 credits

THR 251Acting II

3 credits

THR 255Speech for the Stage

3 credits

THR 256Speech for the Stage II

3 credits

THR 301Advanced Scene Study I

3 credits

THR 356Advanced Scene Study II

3 credits

THR 361Advanced Scene Study III

3 credits

THR 362Advanced Scene Study IV

3 credits

THR 357Acting for Television and Film

3 credits

THR 358Acting for Television and Film II

3 credits

THR 460The Business of Acting

3 credits

THR 499Senior Year Experience in Theatre

3 credits

Required Technical Electives (6 credits)

THR 122Production Crew I (Costume)

3 credits

THR 132Stagecraft

3 credits

THR 176Lighting Workshop

3 credits

THR 196ETheater Props

3 credits

THR 211Stage Management

3 credits

THR 222Production Crew II (Scenery)

3 credits

THR 331Sound and Acoustics

3 credits

Required Theater History Courses (6 credits)

THR 131Development of the Physical Theatre

3 credits

THR 134Theater History: From Classical to Neoclassical

3 credits

THR 135Theater History: From Romanticism to the Present

3 credits

THR 136World Theater

3 credits

MUS 145Introduction to the Opera

3 credits

THR Travel course

3 credits

Required Theater Electives (12 credits)

THR 140Makeup for Theatre I

3 credits

THR 208Playwriting

3 credits

THR 232Script Analysis

3 credits

THR 240Makeup for the Theater II

3 credits

THR 254Acting for the Musical Stage I

3 credits

THR 257Stage Combat I

3 credits

THR 258Improvisational Theatre

3 credits

THR 354Acting for the Musical Stage II

3 credits

THR 355Dialects for the Stage

3 credits

THR 359Directing I

3 credits

THR 207Directing II

3 credits

THR 390Theatre Internship

3 - 6 credits

Open Electives (7-18)

Total Credit Hours: 128

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