The study of the history, literature and artistic techniques in theater will provide you with an integrated discipline that combines elements of most art and academic subjects, since theater employs all art forms to depict an image of life itself. The minor may be integrated with any major, offering you intellectual and experiential resources complementary to such fields as teaching, communication and ministry.

Highlights

  • The study of the history, literary and artistic techniques of theater will provide you with an integrated discipline that combines elements of many subjects.

Career opportunities

The study of theater provides supplemental preparation in the areas of teacher education, communication, group process, organization, aesthetics, public presentation and other skills valuable in a wide variety of fields, as well as preparation for graduate school, theater ministry or conservatory training.

Course listing

General Education Prerequisite

CodeTitleUnits
DRA-105Theater Appreciation3

Required Courses (18 Units)

CodeTitleUnits
DRA-115/315Drama Practicum: The Company2
DRA-350Acting3
DRA-360Directing and Staging Texts3
DRA-370Auditioning1
DRA-380Stage Make-Up1
DRA-470Senior Thesis Performance2
LIT-385World Theater: 1800 to Present3

Select one of the following

CodeTitleUnits
LIT-380World Theater: Roots to 18003
LIT-415Shakespeare3