Requirements for a Major in Theatre and Speech: Performance Concentration (B.A.)

The list below includes the Requirements for the BA in Theatre with a concentration in Performance.
Other classes such as Acting for the Camera, Directing, Playwriting, Choreography, MTP2 etc can be taken as electives. Study abroad is also possible and is recommended in the fall of the second year or the spring of the third year.
Foundation Requirements - 5 units
TH011: Theatre Lab (2 half unit classes)
TH014-17: Play Production (4 semesters of 0 units; only one can be in FOH)
Critical Thinking and Research:
TH103: Script Analysis
TH111: Introduction to Design
TH233: Theatre History
TH235: Music Theatre History
Performance Requirements (courses to be taken sequentially) - 4 units
Th117: Acting Techniques I
Th217: Acting II: Scene Study
Th307: Musical Theatre Performance I*
*Students must pass a Music Theory proficiency exam or complete TH120 Musicianship for Performers or MU101 Rudiments of Music prior to enrolling in TH307 MTP1.
Th317: Acting III: Classics
Required Cognates - 3 units
SPC102: Voice and Diction I
DA210: Movement
DA295: Musical Theatre Dance
*Students must also complete 4 technique classes (0 or 0.5 unit) prior to graduation and 2 prior to enrolling in DA295.
All required coursework for the major should be completed before registering for the Senior Learning Community.
Senior Learning Community - 2 units
Th461: Acting V
Th463: Senior Showcase