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2020-2021 General Catalog 
2020-2021 General Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Theatre Arts with Concentration in Acting, B.A.

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The concentration offers intensive training in acting, with supporting courses invoice, theatre production, theatre history, dramatic literature, directing, technical theatre, and special topics. The program offers numerous performance opportunities including new works, contemporary and modern plays, Shakespeare and other classics, and in music theatre.

  Degree Requirements Units  
  General Education 50 (18 possible within Theatre Arts)  
  Theatre Arts/Acting 48  
  Theatre General Electives 22  
  TOTAL units needed for graduation 120  

Phase I, required for Acting Concentration (freshman and sophomore years)

Students must complete Phase I before Phase II.

Recommended General Education Area A3 and C3 courses

Required Acting Courses

Required Technical Theatre Courses

One of the following courses:

Phase II, required for the Acting Concentration (junior & senior years)

Upper Division Block Acting Courses

Foundation Upper Division Acting courses (1 WTU each; 4 units required)

Core Upper Division Acting courses (2 WTU each; 16 units required)


Total Phase I: 17

Total Phase II: 31


Sample Four-Year Program

Theatre Arts, B.A., Concentration in Acting

Freshman Year: 30 Units

Alternate Freshman Year: 31 Units

Sophomore Year: 32 Units

Alternate Sophomore Year: 33 Units

Junior Year: 31 Units

Senior Year: 31units

Total Units: 120

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