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Acting Major, BA

University Core Curriculum (44-55)

Major Courses (39)

Required Theater Courses (15 credits)

PAPE 110Acting I

3 credits

PAPE 111Acting II

3 credits

PAPE 120Movement I

3 credits

PAPE 121Movement II

3 credits

PAPE 270Script Analysis for BA Actor and Director

3 credits

Required Acting Courses (18 credits)

PAPE 230Vocal Production 1 for BA Actor

2 credits

PAPE 231Vocal Production II for BA Actors

2 credits

PAPE 210Acting III for B.A. Actor

3 credits

PAPE 211Acting IV for the BA Actor

3 credits

PAPE 310Acting V for BA Actors

2 credits

PAPE 350Performance Ensemble III

2 credits

PAPE 351Performance Ensemble IV

2 credits

PAPE 499Senior Showcase for Actors

2 credits

Required Theater History Courses (6 credits)

PAGE 270World Theater

3 credits

PAPE 280Theatre History 1 for BA Actor and Director

3 credits

Open Electives (34-45 credits)

Students who have fulfilled their Liberal Arts requirement of 96 credits for this major and have available Open Elective credits need program-advisor approval to take the following recommended courses:

PAPE 120 (Movement I) 3 credits

PAPE 410 (Performance Workshop) 3 credits. 

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